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Cup match abandoned after player collapses

posted 17 Mar 2012, 12:08 by Mpelembe Admin   [ updated 17 Mar 2012, 12:09 ]

The FA Cup match between Tottenham Hotspur and Bolton Wanderers is abandoned after Bolton's Fabrice Muamba collapses on the pitch.

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MARCH 17, 2012) (REUTERS) - 
T
ottenham Hotspur's FA Cup quarter-final against Bolton Wanderers was abandoned on Saturday (March 17) after Bolton's Fabrice Muamba collapsed near the centre circle.

No other player was involved in the incident, which occurred just before halftime, and after a delay of several minutes referee Howard Webb took the players off the field.

The match was abandoned soon afterwards.

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