Eriksen starts training at Denmark youth club after cardiac rehab

Christian Eriksen received life-saving treatment on the pitch during the Denmark-Finland game in June COPENHAGEN: Denmark’s Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen has begun working out at the training ground of his youth club in Denmark following his rehabilitation after suffering a cardiac arrest at Euro 2020, a spokesperson for the club said on Thursday. Eriksen, 29, has not played since suffering from a cardiac arrest while running near the left touchline during Denmark’s opening game of the tournament against Finland in June and received life-saving treatment on the pitch. “Eriksen reached…

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Mick McCarthy says the Republic of Ireland have no-one to fear in the play-offs after his side fell agonisingly short of automatic Euro 2020 qualification following a draw with Denmark at the Aviva Stadium

The Irish created plenty of chances with one of their best performances in recent years, but Matt Doherty’s 85th-minute equaliser came too late as they chased the win they needed. Martin Braithwaite got in behind Doherty to stab home Henrik Dalsgaard’s cross and open the scoring from Denmark’s first shot on target – one of only two they had in the game. The point means the Republic of Ireland finished third in Group D and will have to hope for success through the play-offs, which take place next March. They…

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