Schumacher family asks for privacy
31 December 2013 – Michael Schumacher’s family has reiterated its desire for privacy in the wake of the German’s skiing accident. The statement released by Schumacher’s spokesperson, Sabine Kehm, also thanks the medical team for looking after the seven-time F1 world champion and thanks people for all their messages of support.
“We would like to thank the medical team who we know do everything possible to help Michael,” the statement said. “We like to also thank the people from all around the world who have expressed their sympathy and sent their best wishes for Michael’s recovery.
“We would like to ask the media to respect the privacy of us and our friends and thank them for their support. Thank you.”