Ryan Campbell is expected to make a full recovery according to a family statement.

The Netherlands Head Coach has been in intensive care following a heart attack last week in England.

"The family is thrilled to announce that this afternoon the incredible staff at the Royal Stoke University Hospital successfully discontinued Ryan's sedation," the statement read.

"He has reacted very well and is now in a stable condition. Whilst still very weak he is talking and responsive.

"Doctors hope that with continued progress he should make a full recovery."