Sebastian Vettel on Michael Schumacher's accident: I think about it in silence

"It's still very, very difficult to, I don't want to say accept, but to accept that he keeps fighting."- Vettel said.

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Sebastian Vettel on Michael Schumacher's accident: I think about it in silence
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Sebastian Vettel shared that it's really tough for him to accept Michael Schumacher's situation. He's always wishing the best for Schumacher, but it's something he thinks about a lot, especially when he's alone. This was said during an interview with RTL. Vettel and Schumacher had a great relationship for years and were great friends. The moment when Vettel found out about the ski accident is something he will never forget. The whole world was shocked to learn about the accident of the great German driver.

"It's still very, very difficult to, I don't want to say accept, but to accept that he keeps fighting and he's not doing well. Of course I wish him only the best. It is still a topic very often and I think about it sometimes in silence and sometimes a lot," -Vettel told RTL.

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Sebastian Vettel reflected on his bond with Schumacher, mentioning their last conversation where he shared personal news about becoming a father and the future. He expressed the absence of his friend, emphasizing how Schumacher's guidance and wisdom would have been important to him during these recent years.

Michael Schumacher's accident and Mick Schumacher

Michael Schumacher's accident is the thing that shook the F1 scene the most. Every year, many hope to hear some new information about Schumacher's health condition, but his family wants Michael's privacy to be respected, and they don't want to reveal too many details.

Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, is currently part of the F1 scene and performs for Mercedes as the third driver. Many hope that Mick can finally make a step forward and follow in his father's footsteps.

Mick Schumacher
Mick Schumacher© Jared C. Tilton / Getty Images SPORT
 

It's a fact that Mick hasn't lived up to his potential so far, but he certainly has the talent. It is to be hoped that in the coming period, he can provide what is expected of him.

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