The 21-year-old midfielder Abdelhak Nouri was diagnosed with "severe and permanent brain damage" in July of 2017.
He had remained in a coma fro the past year until now. Nouri has woken up from his year long coma and is now talking with family and friends.
NOURI !!!! speedy recovery. get well son !!! https://t.co/eN7XlxJvry— sʜᴀғɪǫ ᴀ.ɴ (@Shafiq_Ahmaddd) August 21, 2018
When you realise appie nouri has woken out of his coma and started to talk to his family pic.twitter.com/BNX8W3wjMi— ¹⁰ (@RashfordCF) August 21, 2018
Some wonderful news coming out of Amsterdam this morning. Appie Nouri, the Ajax midfielder who collapsed and fell into a coma just over a year ago has woken up and recognised and communicated with his loved ones ❤️⚽ pic.twitter.com/GbF9zMANP3— JustGiving (@JustGiving) August 21, 2018