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Former footballer opens up about his 'paralysing' depression

Former Liverpool, Wigan and England goalkeeper Chris Kirkland has been speaking about his struggle with depression.

He played for a string of North West clubs before walking away from the game because of mental health issues.

He revealed how some days he 'didn't want to wake up' and felt trapped and desperate. He says more support is vital for anyone suffering with depression and encouraged others to talk about the issue.