Muamba: 'Miracles do happen'

Fabrice Muamba shows Adrian Chiles the card his former Arsenal team-mates made him. Credit: ITV Sport

Fabrice Muamba spoke to Adrian Chiles about his remarkable recovery, ahead of tomorrow's FA Cup final on ITV1.

The Bolton Wanderers midfielder told Chiles he was very happy and very grateful to be alive.

He said his recovery surprised his doctors and was proof that "miracles do happen."

The midfielder collapsed on the pitch in the first half of Bolton's FA quarter-final at Tottenham Hotspur on March 17.

His doctors told him they did not expect to see him walk out of hospital.

Fabrice Muamba told ITV1's Adrian Chiles how grateful he was to be alive. Credit: ITV Sport

Muamba was full of praise for the teams of medics who saved his life, and got him back on his feet, saying:

He said he was just taking life one day at a time and enjoying spending time with his family.

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Watch the full interview on ITV1 and ITV1HD tomorrow at 1615 and on