The Denmark VS Finland Euro 2020 match was postponed earlier this night after 29-year-old Christian Eriksen collapsed simply earlier than half time. The footballer was seen receiving CPR as his crew mates rallied round him. The Danish sportsman is at the moment in hospital and in a steady situation.
Whereas his situation was nonetheless unknown, Alex Scott, 36, struggled to battle again tears as she mentioned the incident with her fellow pundits.
Gary Lineker started by telling viewers they have been hoping to carry a observe up of excellent information concerning the ill-stricken footballer.
He then turned his co-star and stated: “Alex, I imply, it’s very troublesome to know what to say isn’t it, besides let’s hope he’s okay.”
Showing teary, she replied: “I’m already getting emotional.
“Inform your closest ones that you simply love them at each alternative.”
A 3rd added: “Credit score to Gary Lineker, Alex Scott and the remainder of the studio, that should have been extremely onerous to be on air they usually have been measured and effectively spoken.”
Elsewhere this night, Gary was compelled to apologise after many viewers complained concerning the distressing footage of Eriksen receiving medical assist.
He stated: “I perceive a few of you’d have been upset with among the photographs proven (we have been too). Clearly these have been the host photos and out of our management.
“They need to have stayed on a large [shot] of the stadium. Apologies.”
Taking to Twitter, he advised his followers he was praying for the footballer to get well.
He added: “I don’t find out about you however we’ve had an extremely emotional hour in our home.
“We watched it as a household & the youngsters have been asking so many questions & been determined to know he’s okay.
“We’ve defined that it’s a protracted highway forward but it surely’s superb to have the ability to share excellent news.”
The ex Soccer Focus star went on to reward Eriksen’s “inspiring” crew mates for shielding him away from the cameras.