The Euro 2020 conflict between Denmark and Finland will resume at 7.30pm UK time tonight, the Danish Soccer Affiliation (DBU) has introduced.
Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch in the course of the recreation earlier on Saturday, with gamers from either side instantly signalling for medical help.
Eriksen was being resuscitated on the pitch by medical workers, leaving gamers and spectators visibly distressed and in tears, however he left the sphere acutely aware and is now awake in hospital.
The group stage conflict will play to a conclusion on Saturday night time after the gamers have been reassured that Eriksen is steady.
The Danish FA mentioned in a statement: Christian Eriksen is awake and his situation stays steady.
‘He stays hospitalized at Rigshospitalet for additional examinations. The match in opposition to Finland can be performed tonight.
‘This occurs after the gamers have been confirmed that Christian is okay. The match resumes at 20.30 BST [7.30 UK time].
A press release from UEFA additionally confirmed that the match will recommence on Saturday: ‘Following the request made by gamers of each groups, UEFA has agreed to restart the match between Denmark and Finland tonight at 20:30 CET (TBC).
‘The final 4 minutes of the primary half can be performed, there’ll then be a 5-minute half-time break adopted by the second half.
‘The match has been suspended because of a medical emergency which concerned Denmark’s Christian Eriksen.
‘The participant in now in hospital and in a steady situation.
‘UEFA needs Christian Eriksen a full and speedy restoration and desires to thank each groups for his or her exemplary perspective.’
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