Fabrice Muamba, the former Bolton Wanderers footballer who suffered a cardiac arrest during a match, had helped launch a charity run.
Former Bolton Wanderers footballer Fabrice Muamba, will be officially unveiled as the race starter for the Great Manchester Run.
Bolton Wanderers have confirmed that Fabrice Muamba has been forced to retire from football on medical advice.
Fabrice Muamba received a hero's welcome at Bolton's Reebok Stadium. It was the player's first time on a football pitch since he suffered a cardiac arrest during a game at White Hart Lane on 17 March.
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The Bolton footballer Fabrice Muamba is set to return to the Reebok stadium tonight. He's made an extraordinary recovery since his heart stopped during a match six weeks ago - and tonight he'll address fans before the club's game against Tottenham.