Ex Cameroon Defender Rigobert Song Battles for Life After Suffering from Stroke
Ex Cameroon defender, Rigobert Song is fighting life in the wake of affliction from a stroke on Sunday, October 2nd 2016.
Song was sent to France on Monday and is said to be breathing by himself after getting out of coma. He was at his home in the Odza neighborhood in Yaounde when he had his stroke.
Rigobert Song is the uncle of Ex Arsenal Defender Alex Song.
Song played for Liverpool and Arsenal in England also as FC Koln, Lens, Galatasaray and Trabzonspor before retirement in 2010.
Samuel Eto’o was the first to wish his old team-mate well. He posted a picture of Song to Instagram with the caption: “I wish you a lot of courage and a speedy recovery big brother!”
Liverpool legends Robbie Fowler, Jay Okpocha and Jamie Carragher followed the same pattern.
Fowler said: “Thoughts with #RigobertSong and family… Hope he pulls through”
Carragher added: “Hope everything ends up ok for #rigobertsong”