Messages of support from Petrov's current and former teammates have poured in after the Aston Villa captain was diagnosed with Acute Leukaemia.
I feel very sad with the new of our captain Petrov,our support for him and his family,he is very strong and will win this battle
Absolutely inconsolable here regarding Stilian.He will overcome this like all the other barriers he faced in his life..
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The Friends star had reportedly not seen her mother for several years following a feud - but reconnected with her shortly before she died.
A deal is believed to have been reached with official confirmation likely on Friday.
The woman is described as being around 50 years old with short spikey purple hair.