Christian Eriksen is Awake And Recovers After Collapsing in the Middle of the Game

The Denmark footballer was resuscitated by doctors from his team and later transferred to a hospital, where he is stable. The match will resume after being suspended due to the medical emergency.

Denmark’s Christian Eriksen fainted in the middle of the Euro Cup game between his team and Finland.

The footballer was struck down and began to convulse before receiving medical assistance. His companions began to cry and made a fence to prevent the cameras from capturing the moment he was being treated.

UEFA reported that the player was taken to hospital and has been stabilized. And the Danish Federation said that he was awake and that he should undergo further tests.

Christian Eriksen er vågen og er til yderligere undersøgelser på Rigshospitalet.

Kampen er midlertidigt udsat. Ny melding kommer kl. 19.45.

— DBU – En Del Af Noget Større (@DBUfodbold) June 12, 2021

The Eurocup group stage match was suspended due to a medical emergency, although after 1 p.m. in Mexico City, UEFA announced that, at the request of the players of both teams, the match will be resumed. The suspension had occurred at minute 41 of the first half.

Parken hyllar Christian Eriksen. Finska fansen ropar ”Christian”, danska svarar ”Eriksen”.

— Michael Wagner (@MicGWagner) June 12, 2021