Carl Ikeme made his debut for Wolves in a League Cup tie in August 2005

Wolves and Nigeria keeper Carl Ikeme says he is in “complete remission” after “a tough year and intense chemotherapy” following his diagnosis of acute leukaemia in July 2017.

Ikeme, 32, returned abnormal blood tests during pre-season last year and further checks confirmed the diagnosis.

“I still have hurdles to get over to be cured but I can hopefully now move forward with some normality,” he said.

“What next? Who knows. I’m just taking it a day at a time.”

Ikeme, who provided an update on his condition on social media,