Denmark captain Christian Eriksen collapsed during his side's Euro 2020 opener against Finland, and after medical treatment on the pitch, as he was given CPR, the Inter midfielder was pulled off the ground on a stretcher and then was taken to hospital.
However, according toFabrizio Romano
, after his situation at the hospital was stabilized, he used
to call his teammates from the hospital and asked them to play the delayed game as “he feels better now”.
he was transferred to hospital and stabilized, where he spoke to his teammates in the dressing room at Parken Stadium.
However, the match ended witha historic victory for Finland over the Danish men
as a 59th-minute goal from
was enough to earn the Finnish men all three points in their Euro 2020 opener in the Euro 2020’s Group B.
over Denmark was
Finland’s first-ever victory
in their first-ever appearance at a major tournament.