EURO 2020:Denmark Midfielder Eriksen Discharged From Hospital 6 Days After Collapsing On The Field

Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen has been discharged from the hospital after a successful operation to fit a defibrillator implant. 

The former Tottenham Hotspur star got a lot of people scared after collapsing on the pitch during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opening game against Finland on Saturday, June 12.

Simon Kjær started the process of reviving the player after performing CPR on him before the medics arrived and after responding to treatment, he was rushed to the hospital. 

He is now said to be back home but with a cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implanted in him as reported by Sky Sports and BBC Sport. 

Meanwhile, a statement from the Danish FA confirms that the midfielder has been allowed to rejoin his family at home after a successful surgery.

Denmark FA confirming Eriksen has been discharged from the hospital 

Christian Eriksen has been through a successful operation and was today discharged from Rigshospitalet. “Today he also visited the national team in Helsinger and from there he will go home and spend time with his family.” Eriksen was equally quoted by the publication reacting to the immense love he received from across the globe, saying: What Eriksen said after all the support he got from all and sundry “Thank you for the massive number of greetings, it has been incredible to see and feel. The operation went well and I am doing well under the circumstances. It was great to see the guys again after the fantastic game they played last night.


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