Former Dutch international Rob Rensenbrink announced he is suffering from a derivative of ALS called PSMA. It makes him shake his body but his illness is in a stable condition. "There is no cure for the desease but a lot of research is being done."
It's a slower version of motor neurone. c 10% survival rate after 10 years (he's had it for three years, I think), so he could have a few years left yet, though the clock is ticking.