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Amateur Football Needs To Provide A Life Saving Chance

MY childhood was about football. If I could watch it I would. If I could play it I would. I never worried about the consequences of playing football. 700 more words

Cardiac Arrest

Football's Greed May Increase Amateur Sports Cardiac Death

  • A shock from an AED increases a patients chance of survival from 9% to 50%
  • Cheapest AED is £825; that would be a cost of £5.75m to pay for all amateur football clubs across England…
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Cardiac Arrest

Fabrice Muamba taking training sessions at Liverpool academy

Liverpool have revealed that Fabrice Muamba has been taking part in coaching sessions with the academy.

Muamba, 26, hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons in March 2012 when suffering a cardiac arrest during a Premier League clash between Bolton and Tottenham at White Hart Lane. 154 more words

Football

Cardiac arrest survival rates rise as almost 2,000 Londoners help to save lives

Almost a third of Londoners who suffer a cardiac arrest where their heart can be shocked back to life are surviving – the highest rate since records began. 366 more words

Health

Death on a football pitch

Review of I’m Still Standing (Fabrice Muamba)

Fabrice Muamba united a sport. On 17 March 2012, Muamba died on a football pitch. Within hours, hundreds, thousands of fans from all over the world sent their support, from Barcelona to Bolton. 399 more words

Adult

Mancunian Matters articles, June 2014

1 June – The chosen 23: What if Manchester provided its finest World Cup squad from all the ages…?
“It was a selection headache akin to that currently afflicting Vicente del Bosque, with the likes of Edwin van der Sar, Colin Bell, Youri Djorkaeff, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Wayne Rooney all failing to make the final 23.” 924 more words

(i) General

I’m Still Standing!! What a Miracle……

The last thing he recalls hearing on that day during the match was his team mate, Zat Knight screaming at him to “Come back”. He tried to do as Knight was suggesting, to back-pedal and defend. 826 more words

Life