The primary picture of Christian Eriksen in public has emerged after the Denmark star was discharged from hospital final month.
Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest throughout his facet’s Euro 2020 conflict in opposition to Finland on June 12. He obtained CPR on the pitch earlier than being taken to hospital in Copenhagen.
The midfielder returned residence on June 28 after present process a profitable operation the place he had a cardioverter defibrillator implanted.
The 29-year-old had been resting within the Danish metropolis of Odense however he was pictured with a younger fan at Tidvilde Strand seaside in northern Denmark, which is round 37 miles from the capital Copenhagen.
Bjorn Bindzus, who posted a selfie with Eriksen on Instagram, informed Danish newspaper BT: “I used to be nervous and fully speechless after I needed to ask concerning the image. However I’m proud that I did it and I’m very completely satisfied at this time.
“We had been at a photoshoot for a business after I instantly noticed him whereas we had been having lunch. So I waited to ask him till he had completed speaking to his girlfriend. And he mentioned sure straight away.
“I didn’t see the incident in opposition to Finland, however he regarded wholesome. It was very nice to see.
“I principally watch soccer when the nationwide staff is enjoying, and right here my favorite participant is for sure Christian Eriksen. I’m pleased with myself that I’ve that picture.”
Eriksen’s final submit on social media got here from his hospital mattress as he gave an replace on his situation, thanking those that despatched him messages wishing him effectively.
He additionally gave phrases of encouragement for his Denmark team-mates who completed second in Group B and beat Wales within the last-16.
The Czech Republic stand in Denmark’s method to attain the semi-finals as the 2 sides face off in Baku on Saturday.
The winner of this match will face both England or Ukraine at Wembley on Wednesday night time.