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Euro 2020: Eriksen's visit to Denmark recharges his teammates' energy before facing Russia


Denmark's Christian Eriksen's visit to the national team camp after he was discharged from the hospital he entered six days ago after falling unconscious on the field after his heart stopped, raised the morale of his colleagues who are looking to beat Russia next Monday in order to cross the European Nations Cup final.


Eriksen, 29, fell unconscious in the Denmark-Finland match, and rapid medical assistance succeeded in restoring his heartbeat after stopping and controlling his beat, then he was transferred to a hospital in Copenhagen.


The Danish star underwent a successful operation, during which a pacemaker was implanted, and after obtaining medical permission to leave the hospital, he went to visit his colleagues at the national team camp in Helsingor.


And many of his colleagues revealed today, Saturday, in a press conference, that the Inter Milan player came with his family in the midst of training and ate food with them before returning home.


Christian Norgaard said: "He seemed emboldened and recharged us all. Everything was normal. We were able to hug him. It was great to see him walking with his son. It was a beautiful day for so many reasons. It was just what we needed."


For his part, Joachim Mahle, who mentioned that the last time he saw Eriksen eye to eye was unconscious on the ground, that "seeing him the way we saw it was difficult, but I think we handled the situation well."


"It is wonderful to see him now in good condition," he added, noting that he needed to see him alive again after what happened last Saturday.


Denmark, which is bottom of Group B after losing to Finland and then Belgium, is looking to beat Russia, which is in third place with three points from the victory over Finland.

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