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Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest during Denmark's game against Finland in a Euro 2020 encounter played this year.
Denmark’s 1-0 win over Austria helps them to become the second team after Germany to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
In one of the scariest scenes in football history, Eriksen fell face-first onto the field during Denmark's opening match against Finland on June 12.
From top player to best goal to biggest flop and heart-wrenching moments, here's a look at what happened during UEFA Euro 2020
Denmark reached the semifinals at a major tournament for the first time since winning the European title in 1992
Denmark will play England in the Euro 2020 semifinals on Wednesday. The final is scheduled for Sunday
Eriksen survived a cardiac arrest during Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match which seems to have spurred the team all the way to the semifinals
Semifinals is the farthest Denmark has progressed at a major tournament since winning the European title in 1992. The team will face England on Wednesday
The winner of Wales vs Denmark match will head to Baku to face either the Netherlands or the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals
Denmark face Russia in a must-win Euro 2020, Group B clash. Check match and telecast details of UEFA European Championship, Russia vs Denmark match
Christian Eriksen and the entire Denmark team have received a flood of messages and well-wishes since the midfielder suffered cardiac arrest during their game against Finland at the European Championship
Christian Eriksen has been in the hospital since collapsing on the field during Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match against Finland.
Christian Eriksen has been in the hospital since collapsing on the field during Denmark's opening Euro 2020 match against Finland. His heart stopped and he had to be resuscitated with a defibrillator
Players from both teams halted play after 10 minutes as the 25,000 fans rose for a minute of thunderous applause in tribute to Christian Eriksen, who wears the No. 10 shirt for Denmark's national team
The ball will be kicked out in the 10th minute of the Euro 2020 game between Denmark and Belgium as a tribute to midfielder Eriksen who wears the No. 10 shirt.
Eriksen suffered cardiac arrest near the end of the first half against Finland and had to be resuscitated with a defibrillator. He remains in a Copenhagen hospital
Denmark ready to 'show their mettle' against Belgium at Euro 2020. Check out match details, team details and likely XIs here
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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