Christian Eriksen collapsed on the sector throughout Euro 2020 match between Denmark and Finland.© AFP
Denmark star Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch in Saturday’s Euro 2020 sport towards Finland in Copenhagen, inflicting the suspension of the match within the first half. Danish gamers had been in tears as medical employees tried to revive the Inter Milan participant, who all of a sudden collapsed close to the touchline. “The UEFA EURO 2020 match in Copenhagen has been suspended due to a medical emergency,” UEFA stated in a brief assertion. The beforehand raucous crowd on the Parken Stadium within the Danish capital fell silent after the 29-year-old fell to the bottom close to the tip of the opening interval, along with his teammates gathering round him. After round 15 minutes Eriksen was stretchered off the sector adopted by the remainder of the Denmark crew, whereas Finland’s gamers additionally left the pitch.
The followers within the stadium, who had been celebrating the possibility to see their nationwide crew once more reside on the stadium, sat silently of their seats ready for information of Eriksen’s situation to filter via.
The official deal with of EURO 2020 tweeted an replace that the participant has been transferred to the hospital and has been stabilised.
Following the medical emergency involving Denmark’s participant Christian Eriksen, a disaster assembly has taken place with each groups and match officers and additional info shall be communicated at 19:45 CET.
The participant has been transferred to the hospital and has been stabilised.
— UEFA EURO 2020 (@EURO2020) June 12, 2021
Eriksen is “awake” in hospital after collapsing on the pitch in Denmark’s Euro 2020 sport towards Finland on Saturday, the nation’s soccer affiliation stated.
“Christian Eriksen is awake and is undergoing further tests” on the hospital, The Danish Football Union stated on Twitter, after the participant was carried off the sector after receiving CPR by medical personnel.
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