A 29-year-old footballer fainted at the end of the first half of the Denmark match – Finland during Euro 2020. After several minutes of resuscitation, the player was taken off the field and taken to the hospital. He is now undergoing a detailed examination, and doctors are trying to explain why he fainted.
Christian Eriksen writes from the hospital: I would like to thank you very much for the great news and wishes
The Danish Football Association published the photo on Tuesday, June 15th Christiana Eriksina From the hospital in Rigshospitalet. I also enclose a short information for fans.
“Hi everyone, I would like to thank you very much for the wonderful messages and greetings I have received from all over the world. They mean a lot to me and my family. Some tests are in the hospital, but overall it’s okay. Denmark In their next matches ”- wrote the Danish national team player.
The day before, Christian Eriksen’s agent spoke to La Gazzetta dello Sport journalists and reported the player’s words. “Thank you, I will not give up. I feel better now, but I want to realize what really happened. Thank you all for what you did for me” – said the player.
The chief medical officer at the Rigshospitalet Cardiology Centre, Jesper Kjaergaard, believes the footballer will return to his normal life. – We will investigate whether this cardiac arrest caused loss of consciousness (…) The main group of diseases that cause cardiac arrest are coronary artery diseases such as blood clots. It is difficult to see and can be caused by strenuous physical exertion. It usually accompanies a stroke pain in chest or some other annoyance. However, if it is due to an arrhythmia, there are no warning signs. A person immediately loses consciousness – said the specialist in an interview with Danish TV2. The doctor added that the player should stay in the facility for at least a few days, as it will take some time to rule out many diseases.
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