Denmark and Inter Milan’s midfielder, Christian Eriksen almost died in the field after he collapsed.
The midfielder went to ground during the match and required extensive on-pitch treatment towards the end of the first half of the game in Copenhagen.
Denmark’s Captain Kjaer quickly became reacted as he managed to save him.
The captain also managed to quickly call the medical team.
He further organized the Denmark team to circle around Christian Eriksen while he was being nursed.
The move to circle around him was to prevent cameras from filming the whole treatment process.
However, the former Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen is stable in hospital after collapsing during his country’s opening Euro 2020 game against Finland in Copenhagen.
After Eriksen was taken to the hospital, UEFA sent out word that his condition was stable. The Danish FA also confirmed that Eriksen was awake and undergoing further tests. The game was initially suspended before it was later restarted after a delay of more than 90 minutes, with Finland winning 1-0.
The 29-year-old came up through Ajax’s academy before going on to become a star for the Dutch giants.
Eriksen’s exploits in the Netherlands earned him a move to Tottenham in 2013, where he would go on to become one of the north London club’s top players.
After six and a half seasons with Spurs, Eriksen moved to Inter in January 2020.
Eriksen took time before becoming a key figure in Milan, but was a major part of Antonio Conte’s 2020-21 Serie A title winners.