Tottenham fans show support for Danny Rose after emotional interview

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur looks on as the snow falls during the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round Replay match between Tottenham Hotspur and Rochdale on February 28, 2018 in London, United...

Tottenham Hotspur fans have taken to Twitter to commend the left-back for speaking out on serious issues.

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur enjoys the lap of honour with his child after the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at Wembley Stadium on May 13, 2018 in...

Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose has revealed he has suffered with depression, brought on by a combination of injury woes and family tragedy, in quotes via BBC Sport.

The 27-year-old was a regular last term for both club and country, and was touted as one of the best attacking full-backs in world football.

Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur points to his leg as he picks up a injury during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur at Vitality Stadium on March 11,...

However, a public admission of personal hang ups with Spurs (ESPN) saw him fall out of favour, before a knee injury lengthened his stint on the side-lines, while teammate Ben Davis assumed the role of first-team left-back.

Rose was subjected to a fair amount of criticism for his words this year, but Tottenham fans have now come together in support of the player after his latest revelation, with many taking to Twitter to commend his bravery.

Here is a selection of some of the reaction:

Rose will have inadvertently started a new trend of conversation regarding mental health in football, and fans are full of admiration and gratitude for his open interview.

The Tottenham defender also discussed potential racial abuse at the World Cup after previous experiences at international football and has allegedly told family members to stay at home through fear of further incidents.

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