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Danish footballer Christian Eriksen to be fitted with heart starter

Danish footballer Christian Eriksen is to be fitted with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD), the Danish national football association announced on Thursday, following the midfielder’s collapse on the field at Euro 2020. Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest during Denmark’s game against Finland on Saturday before being resuscitated with CPR and a defibrillator. Earlier this week, […]

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Danish professional footballer Christian Eriksen ‘feels OK’ after cardiac arrest at Euro 2020

Danish professional footballer Christian Eriksen posted a picture from his hospital bed with a thumbs-up as he made his first comments since suffering a cardiac arrest. The Denmark midfielder, 29, collapsed in Saturday’s game with Finland and had to be resuscitated on the pitch. Eriksen thanked fans from around the world for their support. “Now, […]