Former West Ham and Liverpool star Rigobert Song critically ill after suffering stroke
The 40-year-old was raced to hospital in Yaounde, Cameroon, yesterday with a brain aneurysm.
The married father of four was at his home in the Odza district of the Cameroonian city when he suffered the stroke.
The Premier League star, whose nephew is ex-Arsenal midfielder Alex Song, is a super star in his home country of Cameroon, having captained the national team. He currently serves as head coach of Chad's national team.
Song was bought by Liverpool in 1999 for £2.7million but made just 35 appearances for them before moving to West Ham the following year.
He also played for Turkish team... read more
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