Fabrice Muamba having to be resuscitated on the pitch at WHL

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  1. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    Praying for some good news, players and fans alike crying in the stands.
     
  2. Bankz

    Bankz Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    This/that looked horrible.

    Prayers sent
     
  3. Wu

    Wu Bruh crackin' TMB OG

    I flipped it on a few minutes ago. Announcers didn't say anything. I thought it was a seizure at first.
     
  4. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    Me too, it looked like he was convulsing before they turned the camera away. Then the announcers said something about resuscitation and a cardiac situation, which sounds dire. I hope that isn't the case and there is no way they could have known that I suppose unless the actually saw them trying to resuscitate him.
     
  5. Wu

    Wu Bruh crackin' TMB OG

  6. ucgators21

    ucgators21 UC, Florida, Arsenal, OM

    Turned it on after it happened. To see the entire crowd just completely silent was chilling. Hope he makes it through this.
     
  7. Corky Bucek

    Corky Bucek Fan of: Fan of Section Staff Member Donor TMB OG

    Yeah I flipped it on right after it happened. Does not look good.
     
  8. broXcore

    broXcore ohhhhh, nacer nacer chadli Donor

  9. Petito

    Petito coys Donor

  10. ARSENAL

    ARSENAL Montani Semper Liberi Donor

    That's awful.
     
  11. rainey

    rainey Well-Known Member

    :( Pray for Muamba. He is a good Arsenal lad.
     
  12. ChileanNole

    ChileanNole Soccer Expert Staff Member Donor

    BBC reporting he is fighting for his life....damn
     
  13. Roisin Dubh

    Roisin Dubh EMAG, EMAS

    Unbelievable. I hope the commentators were wrong (saying how it looked like he wasn't going to make it) and he pulls through. I wasn't watching (studying), so I have no way of knowing how bad it looked.
     
  14. ChileanNole

    ChileanNole Soccer Expert Staff Member Donor

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  15. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    They didn't really show it. The first glimpse showed what almost looked like convulsing and after that they kept the cameras off. The reaction of the fans/players and the fact he was being resuscitated on the field is what made it look so bad.
     
  16. SBTide

    SBTide Popovio

    I hope he pulls through, they were trying to revive him for quite a while though, doesn't look good
     
  17. ChileanNole

    ChileanNole Soccer Expert Staff Member Donor

    I keep updating The Guardian page and nothing so far

    7.30pm It's now an hour since Muamba was taken to hospital in an ambulance. That was the last update
     
  18. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    7.30pm It's now an hour since Muamba was taken to hospital in an ambulance. That was the last update.

    I hope that tweet ChileanNole posted ends up being correct. The longer this goes without good news the worse it could be though. They would probably try and let the team/public know if he has started to pull out of it but if things went the other direction they would have to notify his family before releasing any information.
     
  19. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    Yeah me too, I hope I'm wrong about no news being bad news.
     
  20. TheSkeeter

    TheSkeeter Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    having to resuscitate for 35 minutes does not seem good.
     
  21. TheSkeeter

    TheSkeeter Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    The Guardian is ending their blog updates
     
  22. Quick

    Quick We ain't no puppies

    Thats terrible. Praying for him.
     
  23. Gunners

    Gunners Nicking a living Donor

    Stable condition. Awesome news.
     
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  24. TheSkeeter

    TheSkeeter Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    That's great to hear!
     
  25. BayouMafia

    BayouMafia Just a humble non-OG with a big ass dick Staff Member Donor

    really astounding that he came back after having to have CPR for 35 minutes
     
  26. Gunners

    Gunners Nicking a living Donor

    Bolton released a statement saying he's "critically ill" at the heart attack center. Not sure what that means but the first stage is always the most dire.

    Buddy suffered the widowmaker when he was 23, made it out though after a lot of people were saying he was very likely gonna die.
     
  27. ChileanNole

    ChileanNole Soccer Expert Staff Member Donor

    Great news!!
     
  28. watson

    watson TMB Tsar of Fandom Donor

    Hope he comes through this.

    As an asthmatic this shit really scares me. Never know when the game you love might do you in.
     
  29. prerecordedlive

    prerecordedlive Flippin' heck Donor TMB OG

    So how many minutes of extra time?
     
  30. prerecordedlive

    prerecordedlive Flippin' heck Donor TMB OG

    Great news that he's stable. Is he married? I know he has a kid.
     
  31. Gunners

    Gunners Nicking a living Donor

  32. TheSkeeter

    TheSkeeter Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    Damn, that makes me hate Real a whole lot less. Pretty awesome on their part.
     
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  33. three stacks

    three stacks sluggish, lazy, stupid, and unconcerned Staff Member Donor TMB OG

    classy move by real
     
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  34. Gunners

    Gunners Nicking a living Donor

    Bolton announce that Fabrice Muamba heart is now beating without the help of medication and he's also moving his arms and his legs.
     
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  35. IronLung

    IronLung #systeme #tchakap Donor

    Yeah I'm almost positive he's married. Never knew how hard his life was back in Africa, shit is sad.
     
  36. Jork

    Jork Just a humble motherfucker with a big ass dick Staff Member Donor

    He has a 3 year old son and is engaged (as of Valentine's Day).
     
  37. stexraider

    stexraider Fire Everybody

    Djourou went to see him today - the sign of him should make any midfielder feel much better

    get better Fabrice!
     
  38. ChileanNole

    ChileanNole Soccer Expert Staff Member Donor

    I think it was Steve Nash that tweeted something to the effect of Real Madrid wearing Abidal shirts and all of soccer wishing for Muamba's recovery is why it's called the beautiful game.
     
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  39. TheSkeeter

    TheSkeeter Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

  40. RoyalShocker

    RoyalShocker A free born Royals fan Donor TMB OG

    Quote from Milan message board following live match vs Juve that is about to go into ET

    Standby everyone
     
  41. IronLung

    IronLung #systeme #tchakap Donor

    seedorf is the man he played all 120 with ease
     
  42. RoyalShocker

    RoyalShocker A free born Royals fan Donor TMB OG

    He's in stable condition in a KFC in Milano
     
  43. tne

    tne Now tagging people with spaces in their name TMB OG

  44. zeberdee

    zeberdee you can't pause toast Donor TMB OG

    Zombie Muamba
     
  45. Gunners

    Gunners Nicking a living Donor

  46. tne

    tne Now tagging people with spaces in their name TMB OG

    flickr never lets you embed
     
  47. Mr. Bananagrabber

    Mr. Bananagrabber Well-Known Member Donor TMB OG

    "Two hours after [regaining consciousness] I whispered in his ear, 'What's your name?' and he said, 'Fabrice Muamba'. I said 'I hear you're a really good footballer' and he said 'I try'. I had a tear in my eye."

    The consultant added: "We don't want to get ahead of ourselves but as things stand his life is not in danger at this time. It is early days so it is not possible to say [if he'll play again]."
     
  48. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

  49. Ace Boogie

    Ace Boogie Top Lad

    God watching Sportscenter try to cover soccer can be funny sometimes. They just reported on Fabrice Muamba getting out of the hospital and had his face in front of a Birmingham City icon instead of Bolton. I can't believe they actually showed Arsenal vs. Wigan highlights either, they fucked a couple things up there as well.
     
  50. prerecordedlive

    prerecordedlive Flippin' heck Donor TMB OG

    Muamba made his retirement official today.
     
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