Follow OK! on Threads here: https://www.threads.net/@ok_mag The Prince of Wales has expressed his support for footballer Dele Alli, who has spoken about his mental health struggles.
Prince William, in a personal tweet, wrote: “Brave and inspirational @dele_official. Discussing mental health is not a sign of weakness.
Let’s keep the conversation going. “We’re all with you and we wish you the very best. W”. In an emotional interview, Everton midfielder Dele fought back tears as he revealed he was sexually abused at the age of six and was dealing drugs by the time he was just eight years old.
In the interview, the England international laid bare his difficult upbringing before he was adopted by the Hickford family – saying he was “molested” at the age of six.