Updated: Jun 14
UEFA | 13th June 2021 | Virtual Wire
EURO Group B match ended with Finland winning 1-0 against Denmark after resuming from Christian Eriksen’s medical emergency.
Finland won the long match against Denmark with Pohjanpalo’s goal scoring 1-0. It would not be a celebratory win for the Fins after Denmark’s Eriksen collapsed between the match. Fans and players deeply worried about Christian’s health as he laid motionless just minutes before halftime. The game was suspended and later resumed at 12:00 IST.
It was very brave of Denmark and Finland players to play the match when one of their closest mates was down. The whole football community went panicking watching Eriksen blackout during the game. Everybody was deeply praying for his good health.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with Christian Eriksen and his family. The world of football stands together hoping for good news. I’m counting on finding you soon back on the pitch, Chris! Stay strong!", stated Christiano Ronaldo on Instagram.
Various other clubs wrote heartfelt messages on social media platforms wishing for Eriksen’s speedy recovery. Later, Danish midfielder’s agent, Martin Schoots confirmed that he was “out of danger” and his “conditions are stable”.