UK soccer player critically ill after collapsing in game
Medics delivered CPR to the midfielder
Asian News International
LONDON — Tragedy struck when Bolton Wanderers' midfielder Fabrice Muamba collapsed on the ground after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during their FA Cup quarterfinal clash against Tottenham Hotspurs at White Hart Lane on Saturday night.
The club medical staff and paramedics used Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation ( CPR) and defibrillation, as Muamba fought for his life on the pitch.
Bolton has said that Muamba was "in a critically ill condition in intensive care."
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