Nigerian winger Samuel Kalu collapsed on the pitch today while playing for his French side Bordeaux. Before the incident happened, the referee had awarded a free kick for the home side. It was taken and that was when 23 year old Samuel Kalu found himself on the ground, without contact from any player.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Eriksen, Kanu & Other Football Players Who Underwent Heart Surgery In Their Lives
Over the years and in more recently, we have seen and heard about football players having to undergo heart surgeries in order to avoid catastrophical occurrences on the pitch and to ensure they have a lasting career. Many of these players have suffered heart attacks on the pitch and had to quit the sport completely while others were lucky enough to detect the problem early enough before it escalated into a major problem.
Today (Wednesday), Christian Eriksen was spotted in Inter Milan's training ground after collapsing on the pitch during the 2020 UEFA European Championship game between Denmark and Finland, 53 days ago after suffering Cardiac arrest with the world watching helplessly. This morning Christian Eriksen was present at the Suning training center in Appiano Gentile, where he greeted Inter Milan's director, all the staffs present, teammates and his new coach Simeon Inzagi.
In a football team, the designated free kick takers are usually the midfielders or the attackers. Ronaldo, Messi, Dybala, Eriksen are examples. However, in some teams, the dead ball specialists are defenders. Defenders are expected to focus on preventing goals from going in.
3 weeks ago, the world looked on in horror as Denmark's Christian Eriksen collapsed in the game. His teammates in panic and anxiety about his health had to finish the match. They eventually lost the game which is something that cannot be helped after witnessing such a horrid scene.
Victim of a heart attack on June 12 during the match between Denmark and Finland during the European Championship, Christian Eriksen has been doing better since then. A doctor from the Italian Federation's medical committee has confirmed that Eriksen will not be able to play in Serie A again if he keeps his defibrillator.
Eriksen Speaks When When He Will Resume Playing. Photo Credit: Goggle Inter Milan midfielder, Christian Eriksen, has told his teammates that he is expecting to return to action in four or five months, according to Il Corriere dello Sport. The 29-year-old collapsed on the pitch after suffering a cardiac arrest during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland in June.
Christian Eriksen was a trending topic on social media back in the month of June. This came after he suffered a cardiac arrest and fell to the ground during a match between Denmark and Finland. He received instant CPR, and was later taken off the pitch in an attempt to resuscitate him, he was taken to a local hospital.
Source: BBC News After much speculation that Christian Eriksen, 29, may never play football again after his sudden cardiac arrest on the pitch during Denmark's EURO 2020 opening match against Finland, he has now returned to his Club's training ground, though not on a training or playing mode, with further doubt if he will play sooner or later.
The Italian football federation’s medical committee has given former Tottenham and Denmark’s international Christian Eriksen, conditions which must be adhered to, if he is to play for Inter Milan again. Eriksen collapsed on the pitch during his country’s Euro 2020 opener against Finland, as it was revealed that the attacking midfielder suffered a cardiac arrest before he was stretched out of the pitch by the medical team.
Since Christian Eriksen heart attack on the field in Denmark game against Finland, the Inter Milan player has been spotted in public for the first time. The midfielder collapse few minutes to the end of the first half which prompted the medics to rush to the field and resuscitated him back to life.
The teams playing in the Euro 2020 semi finals are not what most of us expected. That just shows how flexible football can be and how it doesn't favor anybody. With all the teams that made up the of the group of death now out, it is looking like a fair contest for the remaining four teams.
Christian Eriksen is expected in Milan next week and will undergo new heart examinations upon his return. He will undergo medical examinations at Inter to see if he can resume competition at the highest level. The playmaker sent panic across the globe when he collapsed during Denmark's opening match at the euro 2020 championship against Finland.
Today's Headlines: Christian Eriksen Finally Returns To Inter Milan, Ronaldo Want To Leave Juventus
Christian Eriksen Finally Returns To Inter Milan. Photo Credit: Goggle Inter Milan midfielder, Christian Eriksen, has finally return to the club for the first time since his collapse at the recently concluded Euro 2020. Sports Illustrated reports that Eriksen landed in Milan on Tuesday and has already met with Inter CEO, Giuseppe Marotta.
Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest in the euros 2020 tournament against Finland. The Danish midfielder collapsed on the pitch when the game was going on, thanks to the medical staffs for the positive result. Inter Milan has released an official club statement about the Danish midfielder after returning to training for the first time since the cardiac arrest.
The euro 2020 has been a fascinating competition, with so many thrilling moments. The competition was held this year due to the Corona virus that struck last year. The big footballing nation whom most people thought would go all the way to lift the trophy, were all surprisingly knocked out of the competition.
This year's Uefa President's Award will go to Denmark captain Simon Kjaer and the medical staff that saved Christian Eriksen's life. Eriksen, collapsed during Denmark's Euro 2020 loss to Finland in Copenhagen on June 12. In his approach to the incident, Kjaer was praised for displaying "excellent leadership characteristics."
During the Match on Sunday which ended with a draw against Marseille. One of the Bordeaux Striker, which is a Nigerian in person of Samuel Kalu collapsed on the Pitch at Stade Velodrome. However, he fell to the ground at the sixth Minute of the Match, this resulted in a swift medical attention in order to resuscitate him.
Denmark's performance in this year's competition has exceeded expectations, with the absence of their top player Eriksen many thought that they won't go far in the competition but they put their critics to shame by reaching the semi's of the European Championship. Although their performance in the competition is laudable, I believe they will lose their semi final match against England due to the following reasons:
On June 12, Christian Eriken the Danish playmaker suffered cardiac arrest while on international duty for Euro 2020, and only the prompt actions of his teammates and medical personnel saved his life. The 29-year-old has now been fitted with an ICD to help regulate any further irregularities in his heartbeat, but Serie A officials believe Eriksen will have to prove he is free of any health worries before returning to San Siro.