Christian Eriksen collapsed during Denmark’s Euro 2020 match with Finland
Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland was brought to a halt after former
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed to the floor.
The midfielder appeared to be receiving CPR as he was surrounded by his worried
The shocking scenes happened towards the end of the first half of the teams’ opening
Shocked fans in Copenhagen’s Parken Stadium looked on in horror as medics tended
to the former Spurs star.
His distraught teammates formed a circle around the Inter Milan ace, with some in tears.
UEFA has just announced the Group B match has been suspended due to a “medical
emergency”. English referee Anthony Francis signaled immediately for medical staff
to come onto the pitch after Eriksen collapsed.
The midfielder’s wife, Sabrina Kvist, was being consoled by Danish players after she
rushed down to the pitch.