AC Milan are reportedly contemplating making Simon Kjaer their new captain.
The Dane stopped Christian Eriksen from swallowing his tongue on Saturday when worldwide teammate fell to the bottom as he suffered a cardiac arrest.
The 32-year-old, who captains his nation, then carried out CPR on his stricken team-mate throughout their Euro 2020 conflict with Denmark.
Kjaer then instructed his teammates to kind a defend round Eriksen as he acquired life-saving therapy.
Sportsmediaset declare the Serie A giants have already had discussions about rewarding Kjaer for his heroic interventions.
Gazzetta dello Sport report that Kjaer additionally has the backing of Denmark followers with a social media marketing campaign began in an try and get him the armband.
Denmark’s group physician, Morten Boesen, mentioned Eriksen ‘was gone’ earlier than they began cardiac resuscitation.
The previous Tottenham playmaker wanted prolonged medical therapy on the sector – together with a defibrillator shock – earlier than fortunately leaving the sector secure and acutely aware on a stretcher.
Eriksen has since launched his first public message because the horrendous ordeal.
In a message by way of his agent, Martin Schoots, to Gazzetta dello Sport, Eriksen had a message for followers.
“Thanks, I received’t surrender,” Eriksen mentioned. “I really feel higher now – however I need to perceive what’s occurred.
“I need to say thanks all for what you probably did for me.”
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