The Danish national team players were able to speak with teammate Christian Eriksen, whose fainting 43 minutes led to the suspension of Denmark-Finland from the European Championship, before it was resumed.
Eriksen fainted and lost consciousness and after receiving medical care on the field, he was transferred to the nearby Hospital of the Kingdom of Copenhagen, where he arrived “stable” and “awake”, as reported in Twitter la Danish Football Federation (DBU).
“They have spoken with Christian, he is fine. That is the good news, he is fine, and our thoughts are with his family”, told Danish public television DR the head of selections of the DBU, Peter Møller.
Møller, who in his time as an active player passed through Oviedo, stressed that his teammates wanted to play the game “for Christian” and that for them it was “very important” to know that he was well before deciding if they were in condition to return to the field. of game.
The match, which was suspended for more than an hour and a half, resumed at 20:30 (18:30 GMT), when the result was 0-0.