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Former Arsenal midfielder Fabrice Muamba in 'serious condition' after collapsing on pitch

Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba required CPR after collapsing on the pitch during Bolton’s FA Cup sixth-round tie against Tottenham at White Hart Lane.

Former Arsenal midfielder Muamba collapsed on the pitch on 42 minutes and both sets of medical teams spent several minutes attempting to resuscitate him using CPR and a defibrillator.

Muamba was eventually carried off the pitch to applause as doctors continued attempt to resuscitate him, while players from both sides appeared greatly distressed.

Minutes later the match was abandoned.

The 23-year-old was born in the Congolese capital of Kinshasa, but came to Britain at an early age with his family. He graduated through the youth ranks at Arsenal, and was a regular for England at Under-21 level.

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omar
omar
8 years ago

was watching the match… praying 4 him man…. my eyes

GunnerMacedonia
GunnerMacedonia
8 years ago

i havent watched it, apparently i cant find a video of this event, but the moment i found out my whole body shivered. i just hope he will be ok

Maverick
Maverick
8 years ago

I hope he will be ok, what a shock. Puts things in perspective. Have a lot of respect for spurs after this even though they our are bitter rivals. The players and fans and medics etc were outstanding for him, much respect!

thenry
thenry
8 years ago

from all gooners everywhere hope you make it back to good health muamba

Abolade bossman
8 years ago

A rude shock God pls spare his life, amen

tedros tareke nugusse
tedros tareke nugusse
8 years ago

i wish him to be back healthly & am pray with all my families to him to be normal,may god give him his healthy. amen

Haron w nyikuli
Haron w nyikuli
8 years ago

Oh God’i pray for ndeko nangai fabrice muamba.thanks fans,players and the medics for your zeals to save him.

Joseph were-ktl,kenya
Joseph were-ktl,kenya
8 years ago

Am really sorry for the accident,praying 4 yu.

Carla
Carla
8 years ago

Very upsetting to see. Thoughts with all family and friends. Hope to see you back soon
Be strong.

Aden sheikh
Aden sheikh
8 years ago

I wish him the best

J
J
8 years ago

Wishing well and play that God will see him through

UpTheArsenal
UpTheArsenal
8 years ago

Come on Muamba bro, my thoughts are with you. Very very shocking, hes the same age as me!! 🙁

Respect to BOTH sets of supporters, Spurs fans have gone up in my views, rivalry has no place in events like this

Get well soon Muamba

brett
brett
8 years ago

Big, big prays for fabrice.

mezi
mezi
8 years ago

i believe he will be back, GOD help us

Jobbo kenya
Jobbo kenya
8 years ago

Its bd 2 watch ta incident,our prayers 4 ta gooner

adam t
adam t
8 years ago

Praying for you Fabrice. Be strong.

GC the Gunner
GC the Gunner
8 years ago

Fabrice, Wishing you God Speed, our hearts are with you and your family, pray you recover and return speedily. Many thanks to the Medical team from both Clubs, players and supporters too. Get well soon.

Olawande
Olawande
8 years ago

God has the final say,bro! God be with you,Muamba…All is well !

Stephen Adelabu
Stephen Adelabu
8 years ago

I dont know what to say but i just pray that God will save his life

luke milimu
luke milimu
8 years ago

So horrified.I respect Fab Muamba,get well soon coz we nid 2 enjoy ur talent.May God b with U in ur fight 4 ur lyf,Amen.

Farah
Farah
8 years ago

Came home couple hours ago. Switched the Tv to watch the game , but saw that it wasn’t on. Then I checked the Internet, I simply couldn’t believe it. I can move or even speak. Absolutely shocking news, put things in to perspective. Muamba was a good player @ arsenal. Had huge respect for him. Our thoughts are with him and his family. FABRICE MUAMBA YOU ARE FIGHTER, KEEP FIGHTING.

mohammed
mohammed
8 years ago

hope he gets well

peter
peter
8 years ago

Memories of MARC VIVIAN FOE in the confederation cup are still fresh in our minds;may this not happen to you MUAMBA because GOD is with you.BE STRONG! I WISH YOU A QUICK RECOVERY.

Aden sheikh
Aden sheikh
8 years ago

I wish him the best

ruelando
8 years ago

Ye we may all be fans and rivals, but we all know a life is important. Our prayers are with you fabrice and hoping u pull through

luke milimu
8 years ago

May the Lord b wid U muamba n giv U back ur lyf+health.Wish U quick recovery in God’s name Amen

Paul Mukinisu
Paul Mukinisu
8 years ago

Quick recovery Br. Fabrice

aloisemwai
8 years ago

i wish him well

Paul
Paul
8 years ago

Dear Lord, I ask you to turn this weakness into strength, suffering into compassion, sorrow into joy, and pain into comfort for others. May your servant trust in your goodness and hope in your faithfulness, even in the middle of this suffering. Let him be filled with patience and joy in your presence as he waits for your healing touch. Please restore your servant to full health, dear Father. Remove all fear and doubt from his heart by the power of your Holy Spirit, and may you, Lord, be glorified through his life. As you heal and renew your servant,… Read more »

MJB
MJB
8 years ago

Here’s hoping he get’s well really soon.

Yigermal
Yigermal
8 years ago

I me sorey

Allen
Allen
8 years ago

I pray for Fabrice Muamba God would resurate him in Jesus Name

frank
8 years ago

Be STRONG Muamba, GOD is with u. Have a quick recovery, we need u sound n healthy.

sidney,nairobi
8 years ago

our payers r wid u fab,pls God save him,amen

John atos
John atos
8 years ago

My God is a God of restoration,he will revive and restore muamba.We shall hear good news regarding him tomorrow.I wish him quick recovery.Luv u guy.

yinkami
yinkami
8 years ago

fabrice i pray u make it

sidney,nairobi,Kenya
8 years ago

my prayers n family r with u fab,pls GOD SAVE HIM

baron
baron
8 years ago

am praying for you fab know you are a strong man,

Nwachukwu Anthony
Nwachukwu Anthony
8 years ago

God Almighty is wt u Fab, you will pull through. Our prayers will bring u back on ur feet. IT IS WELL!

chuks double pm2
8 years ago

The Lord said in this year 2012 their shall be no loss S̴̩☺̩̩ brother get well soon and start doing what you like best.the Lord is your stregth.

Agape Kolawole Olafusi
Agape Kolawole Olafusi
8 years ago

I wish Muamba Fabrice a speedy recovery. Stay alive bro, God has given you abundant life. My thoughts are with you and your family. Bravo to the medics of both teams and their fans. One game.

Buzz3210(Gooner4Life)
Buzz3210(Gooner4Life)
8 years ago

Along with every single FOOTBALL fan wishing you a quick recovery and back to full health soon COFM

Steve doran
8 years ago

Hope fabrice make a full recovery asap! Credit where credits due spurs fans showed great dignity and compassion in their reaction.

Kanai
Kanai
8 years ago

Not now Fabrice!! GOD IS WITH YOU!!!

a phillips
a phillips
8 years ago

hoping for a speedy recovery

Amaka
8 years ago

Hear the voice of your children oh! LORD and heal our brother FABRICE MUAMBA for we know that you are the great healer. Wherever you are my brother, receive your healing in Jesus Name. . . . . . . AMEN. Be strong

baron
baron
8 years ago

we the spurs fans come in first with human dignity,its a game and we all must take matters of life and death with care,,

Harry Barracuda
Harry Barracuda
8 years ago

As a Gooner, I have to commend and thank Tottenham fans for the dignified response.

You set a great example, it’s much appreciated.

boniface elias
boniface elias
8 years ago

Muamba may God stand before u and give u relief and breakthrough from all those difficulties u encountered.Get well healed my brethren!!!!!!!

Gerald
Gerald
8 years ago

May he come back soon

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