10 October 2012 Last updated at 19:44

Fabrice Muamba on retirement and Owen Coyle

Fabrice Muamba has spoken of his sadness at seeing his former manager Owen Coyle lose his job at Bolton after nearly three years at the helm.

The midfielder was forced to retire from football after suffering a cardiac arrest while playing for Bolton and is full of praise for Coyle's support in the aftermath.

Muamba adds that he is adapting to life off the pitch and that he is embracing the challenge everyday life presents.