Tiger Woods popped up on Instagram on Monday as a Florida woman who’s combating most cancers posted a photograph of herself with the golf celebrity after assembly him at a soccer park.
Woods, who suffered extreme leg accidents in a one-car crash in California in February, was on crutches with a compression stocking however no strolling boot on his proper leg.
The picture was posted by 10-year-old Luna Perrone, who calls herself in her Instagram profile “One tough girl battling Ewing’s Sarcoma (rare bone cancer)” and a “soccer legend.”
“I got to have a quick chat with @tigerwoods this weekend when I bumped into him at the soccer fields!” Perrone wrote. “He told me to ‘stay strong’ which has always been my goal! Stay strong physically and mentally and inspire others to do the same! No matter what you are going through YOU GOT THIS!!!”
The 15-time main champion had indicated in an Instagram submit in April that his restoration was coming alongside, however slowly.
He’d provided no additional info since then — though he did tweet congratulations to previous rival Phil Mickelson on his PGA Championship victory on Sunday.
Woods, who police stated was driving almost twice the authorized velocity restrict when his SUV went uncontrolled and rolled a number of instances, underwent hours of surgical procedure to restore a shattered decrease proper leg and ankle and was hospitalized for weeks earlier than returning house to Florida in March.
US Ryder Cup captain Steve Stricker stated final week that he hoped Woods would properly sufficient to function an assistant captain on the US v Europe showdown at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin in September.
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