Two weeks ago, he lay on the football pitch with six doctors working desperately to try and help him. His heart was stopped for seventy eight minutes. Now a picture of Fabrice Muamba shows how far he has come.
Fabrice Muamba, the soccer player who collapsed mid-game over the weekend, is showing some small signs of improvement and is able to move his arms and legs slightly. His heart is beating independent of machinery.
Two days after his dramatic collapse on the pitch, Bolton Wanderers mid-fielder Fabrice Muamba is in Intensive Care and remains critically ill. It has been revealed that it took doctors two hours to stabilise his heart and get it beating again.
South Wales police issued a statement on Sunday, March 18, 2012 saying they arrested a 21-year-old man for publishing "racially offensive" remarks on Twitter. It is widely believed in the U.K. the remarks were directed at ill footballer, Fabrice Muamba.