Denmark Fans Pay Tribute to Christian Eriksen During Euro2020 Match.

In Copenhagen, Denmark fans pay tribute to Christian Eriksen. The 29-year-old midfielder is recovering in a hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest and collapsing on the pitch during Saturday's Group B game against Finland.

Denmark's game against Belgium at Euro 2020 was interrupted after 10 minutes Thursday to allow players and supporters at Copenhagen's Parken Stadium to take part in a round of applause for Christian Eriksen.

A section of fans in the 25,000-person crowd held up a banner reading "All of Denmark is with you, Christian" as the referee briefly halted the match with Denmark leading 1-0 through a second-minute goal from Yussuf Poulsen.

The Danish Football Union said earlier Thursday that Eriksen would have a heart defibrillator implanted after undergoing a series of tests.

(AFP)

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