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.
Football fans and fellow players were left shocked and horrified as Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba suddenly collapsed to the ground during an FA Quarter Finals match against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.