Former Liverpool defender Rigobert Song wakes from coma after suffering stroke


Rigobert Song, 40, was believed to be in critical condition in hospital after suffering a brain aneurysm.
Now, according to the Liverpool Echo, the director of Yaounde Central Hospital in Cameroun has confirmed on national television that Song is breathing on his own and has been flown to France to undergo further treatment.

Song, who is the manager of national team Chad, made 35 appearances for Liverpool in a year-long spell, and went on to spend two years at West Ham United .