Shocking and heart breaking photos have emerged showing former Liverpool, West Ham and Cameroon player Rigobert Song in intensive care in Yaounde, Cameroon after suffering a stroke attack on Sunday
The 40 year old player, who is the uncle of former Arsenal and Barcelona star Alex Song was on Monday evening flown to France via a private jet after Cameroon's government agreed to pay about $78,000 for his treatment in France.
UPDATES: 40 year old Cameroon football legend Rigobert Song has reportedly left his coma state but is still fighting for his life after suffering a stroke attack in Yaounde, Cameroon on Sunday.
The former Liverpool and West Ham defender who had 137 caps for the Cameroon national team is now breathing unassisted but is still in a critical condition after suffering a cerebral aneurysm that left him immobile.
The football world was quick to show their support on social media to one of their own as his family have concluded plans to fly him to France for better medical care.
Wish him quick recovery!