Great relief greets European football as Denmark star Christian Eriksen has now been stabilized in the hospital following his collapsed on the pitch during the Euro 2020 game against Finland in Copenhagen.
The Danish Football Union revealed that: “Christian Eriksen is awake and is undergoing further tests” at the hospital, the Danish federation said on Twitter, after the player was carried off the field having received CPR by medical personnel.
UEFA said Eriksen had been “stabilised” after the match was suspended in the first half.
Group B’s opening match was stopped after Eriksen fell to the earth near the touchline at the end of the first half, with Danish players in tears as medical staff tried to revive the Inter Milan player.
After the stadium announcers said that Eriksen was “stable” players from both teams were back on field to continue the match initially suspended.