Updated: Tuesday, 25th June 2019 @ 4:45pm

Bolton Wanderers' Fabrice Muamba smiles from hospital less than two weeks after suffering cardiac arrest

Bolton Wanderers' Fabrice Muamba smiles from hospital less than two weeks after suffering cardiac arrest

By Dean Wilkins

Fabrice Muamba is sitting up and smiling from his hospital bed, less than two weeks after suffering a cardiac arrest.

The Bolton Wanderers footballer’s fiancée posted the picture on Twitter today from London Heart Hospital where his condition remains serious, but stable.

Thousands of people have shown support for the midfielder after he collapsed on the pitch during an FA Cup tie against Tottenham on March 17.

Muamba’s fiancée Tweeted: “Fab wanted me to post this pic for you all and to also say thank you for such overwhelming support.”

The 23-year-old’s heart stopped beating for nearly 78 minutes.

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