Smith has never enjoyed being out of football, estimating he has been on the outside looking in for just four months since he was 16. That sense has only been underlined by his quick-fire comeback.
The top three in the Premier League all won on Wednesday evening as Chelsea, Man City and Liverpool all battle it out for the title.
Bernardo Silva’s exquisite volley inspired Manchester City to a battling 2-1 win at Aston Villa. The forward’s brilliant strike proved the difference as City were made to fight for a fourth...