Schumacher “showing moments of consciousness”

2014 F1 season

Tribute to Michael Schumacher, Bahrain International Circuit, 2014Michael Schumacher is showing signs of awakening from the coma he has been in for over three months, according to his agent.

A statement issued on Thursday by Sabine Kehm said: “Michael is making progress on the way.”

“He shows moments of consciousness and awakening. We are on his side during his long and difficult fight, together with the team of the hospital in Grenoble, and we keep remaining confident.”

Kehm repeated the family’s request for privacy.

“We would like to thank you all for the continuous sympathies. At the same time we again ask for understanding that we do not wish to disclose details.

“This is necessary to protect the privacy of Michael and his family, and to enable the medical team to work in full calmness.”

Schumacher fell while skiing near Grenoble on December 30th last year, suffering serious head injuries.

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31 comments on Schumacher “showing moments of consciousness”

  1. smudgersmith1 (@smudgersmith1) said on 4th April 2014, 11:18

    Brilliant, wonderful news…come on Michael !!!

  2. At last, some positive news !

  3. Sri Harsha (@harsha) said on 4th April 2014, 11:25

    Keep Fighting Micheal , We are all with you.

  4. mixwell (@mixwell) said on 4th April 2014, 11:25

    This is great news ! hope he recovers completely :)

  5. Andy (@andycz) said on 4th April 2014, 11:27

    Great news!! Forza Michael :-).

  6. Lucas Wilson (@full-throttle-f1) said on 4th April 2014, 11:32

    I think I might cry… But I am a guy, so I won’t.

    Comon Michael!!!!

    • Mayank (@mjf1fan) said on 4th April 2014, 12:04

      I will be having tears of joy the day we will hear that Michael has finally woken up and is recovered. Waiting for that news. :)

      Keep fighting Michael !

  7. Roald (@roald) said on 4th April 2014, 11:38

    I really hope he’ll be somewhat like the old Michael Schumacher if he wakes up and not severely handicapped… come on Michael.

  8. Osvaldas31 (@osvaldas31) said on 4th April 2014, 11:42

    Oh God, I really hope Michael will wake up from coma!!!

  9. jacobf90 (@jacobf90) said on 4th April 2014, 11:45

    Wow! That’s absolutely brilliant news!

  10. Dim sim (@dimsim) said on 4th April 2014, 11:52

    Excellent news!! I was becoming less positive over time. Great to hear this

  11. Colossal Squid (@colossal-squid) said on 4th April 2014, 12:02

    Any news on his recovery is great to hear. I still hope that Michael can make a strong recovery, although the road there will be a difficult one. My thoughts are with Michael Schumacher and his family, and I hope their privacy during such a difficult time will be respected.

  12. Ivan B (@njoydesign) said on 4th April 2014, 12:03

    Great news. Come on Michael, we have faith in you!

  13. thetobs (@thetobs) said on 4th April 2014, 12:03

    Great news.

  14. Hamilfan (@hamilfan) said on 4th April 2014, 12:06

    Wow ! that is great news . There is hope .

  15. nidzovski (@nidzovski) said on 4th April 2014, 12:11

    Against all odds!!! That is definitely Michael Schumacher. I hope that he will be able to wake up and see his family. My father died recently so I know the situation.

  16. Arnold Triyudho Wardono (@ernietheracefan) said on 4th April 2014, 12:18

    I hope he didn’t had an amnesia….

  17. gwenouille (@gwenouille) said on 4th April 2014, 12:35

    That’s great news. I do sincerly hope he’ll have as few as possible side effects from this accident. It must be especially difficult for his children and my thoughts are with them, even more than with MSC himself.

  18. A guy next to me on the bus just gave me a weird look because I just visibly cried.

  19. David Not Coulthard (@davidnotcoulthard) said on 4th April 2014, 13:24

    Keep going Michael!

  20. zippyone (@zippyone) said on 4th April 2014, 15:06

    Just heard this fantastic news on the radio. After so long with no news this is brilliant. Small steps. :)

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