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Fabrice Muamba

Fabrice Ndala Muamba is a footballer who plays for Bolton Wanderers as a midfielder in the Premier League. He previously played for Arsenal and Birmingham City. Though born in Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo), Muamba has represented England at under-21 level.

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'Born again' Muamba is now Dr. Muamba
Bolton Wanderers ace Fabrice Muamba is to get an honorary doctorate on behalf of the doctors who saved his life.

Bolton star Muamba hits gym after cardiac arrest recovery
Bolton Wanderer's Fabrice Muamba has hit the gym, post his recovery from cardiac arrest.

Jailed footie fan admits 'sickening insults' on Twitter about stricken Muamba were 'massive mistake'
A Twitter user, who had made totally insensitive insults about stricken Bolten striker Fabrice Muamba, has confessed that he had made a huge mistake by carrying out the act.

Knowledge gaps hampering prevention of sudden heart attacks in sport
Lack of basic evidence about the numbers and causes of apparently inexplicable heart attacks among young sportsmen and women are seriously hampering our ability to prevent them, say experts.

'I fear nothing now' says Muamba after his close brush with death
Bolton Wanderers footballer Fabrice Muamba, who suffered a near-fatal cardiac arrest on the pitch, has said he fears nothing now.

Bolton midfielder Muamba makes emotional comeback at Reebok Stadium
Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba made an emotional return at the Reebok Stadium during their match against Tottenham Hotspurs on Wednesday.

Muamba back on Twitter, thanks fans for their love and support
Bolton mid-fielder Fabrice Muamba returned to Twitter for the first time after suffering a cardiac arrest last month, to thank fans for their support.

Fabrice Muamba's collapse witnessed by son on TV
Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba's three-year-old son cried out when he saw him collapse on TV during a football match as he suffered a cardiac arrest.

My son tried to pull off wires that kept me alive, says Fabrice Muamba
Fabrice Muamba, whose heart stopped for 78 minutes during an FA Cup quarter final, has described how his young son playfully tried to pull out his life-saving wires as they hugged in hospital for the first time since the incident.

Shauna Magunda reveals joy over fiance Fabrice Muamba's 1-in-mln 2nd chance
Fabrice Muamba's fiancee Shauna Magunda took to Twitter to express her happiness when her lover got his life back after his heart stopped during an FA Cup quarter final for 78 minutes.

Muamba tells pals he will play for Bolton again
Bolton Wanderer star Fabrice Muamba says he can't wait to get back on the field and has told friends he will play again.

Muamba speaks for first time about his miraculous recovery
Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba has spoken for the first time about his miraculous recovery since suffering from cardiac arrest during their FA Cup quarterfinal clash against Tottenham Hotspurs at White Hart Lane.

'Baffled' doctors fail to find out reason behind Muamba's cardiac arrest
Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba, who suffered a cardiac arrest during their FA Cup quarterfinal clash against Tottenham Hotspurs, has been told by doctors they are baffled by what caused his heart to stop during the match.

Muamba playing Premier League again will be huge boost: Bolton boss
Bolton boss Owen Coyle has said that Fabrice Muamba playing again in the Premier League will be huge boost for the people and fans attached to him.

Ex-Faroe Islands' goalkeeper swapped shirts with Muamba and Morosini
Ex-Faroe Islands goalkeeper Poul Dam had swapped shirts with heart victims Fabrice Muamba and tragic Piermario Morosini in the only two internationals he played in.

Muamba thanks London Chest Hospital staff for speedy recovery
Bolton Wanderers ace footballer Fabrice Muamba, who suffered a cardiac arrest during the FA Cup tie at Tottenham, has thanked the medical staff at the London Chest Hospital after he was discharged from the hospital.

Football fraternity mourns Italian footballer's death during match
The football fraternity is in a state of mourning as tragedy struck again after Italy's former under-21 international Piermario Morosini collapsed and died from a heart attack on Saturday during a football match.

Muamba's heart fitted with electrical device to save him from another cardiac arrest
Bolton Wanderers' midfielder Fabrice Muamba's heart has been fitted with an Implantable Cardioverter Defibri (ICD) to protect his life in the event of another cardiac arrest.

'Born again' Muamba expresses gratitude towards hospital staff with thank-you cake
Bolton Wanderer's midfielder Fabrice Muamba has expressed his gratitude towards the hospital staff who helped him recover from the near fatal cardiac arrest he suffered on the football field by giving them a huge thank-you cake.

Dustin Hoffman saves jogger's life
Dustin Hoffman helped save the life of a jogger who collapsed with a heart attack in Hyde Park.

I feared for life in my homeland Congo: Fabrice Muamba
England footballer Fabrice Muamba has said he turned his back on his homeland Congo because he feared for his life.

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