KEYWORDS TODAY:   UkraineEuropean Elections

Injured Schumacher Turns 45, Fans Gather at Hospital

Sports | January 3, 2014, Friday // 11:46| Views: 966 | Comments: 0
  • Send to Kindle
Bulgaria: Injured Schumacher Turns 45, Fans Gather at Hospital Photo by EPA/BGNES

Fans of Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher have gathered outside the hospital in Grenoble to mark his 45th birthday and offer their support in the struggle for his life.

Schumacher suffered a skiing accident on Sunday in the French Alps, falling and hitting his head on a rock. The German was rushed to hospital with severe brain injuries, requiring a neurological intervention.

On Wednesday, doctors revealed that his condition has stabilized, but it still remains critical.

The 7-time Formula 1 champion turns 45 on Friday. Ferrari fans from across France and Italy are expected to travel to Grenoble for the tribute, reports Euronews.

Former Ferrari boss Jean Todt has also visited Schumacher at the hospital.

Schumacher's family have expressed their gratitude for the support of the fans.

Sports » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: Michael Schumacher, Grenoble, Ferrari, Formula 1
Expats.bg All Are Welcome! Join Now!

Leave a comment


Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria