Jedward’s spokesperson said: ‘Following a fall during a performance at T4 On The Beach this Sunday we can confirm that Edward has torn his knee ligaments and will require surgery on his injuries.’

Jedward’s manager Louis Walsh said he was concerned for the singer’s health, but couldn’t confirm how serious the injury was.

He told the Daily Mail: ‘It was live TV and that’s what can happen on live TV. They were excited to be performing in front of 70,000 people and we hope he’s alright.’

After the fall, Edward clutched his leg in agony and struggled to get up as he tried to continue the routine.
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