Muamba retires from football

Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba is to retire from football on medical grounds. It comes five months after he suffered a cardiac arrest which almost claimed his life.

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Report: Muamba retires from football

Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba has retired from football, according to The Sun.

Fabrice Muamba has retired from football, according to The Sun. Credit: Daniel Hambury/PA Wire

Muamba suffered a cardiac arrest during a FA Cup match against Tottenham Hotspur last March - his heart stopped for 78 minutes.

A source told the newspaper: "Fabrice is devastated as you can imagine".

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