August 6, 2021

Christian Eriksen won’t play anymore, says former Tottenham doctor

Cardiologist Sanjay Sharma assured that it is difficult for the Danish to play football professionally again

DENMARK – Sanjay Sharma was the doctor of Christian Eriksen in his stage with him Tottenham Hotspur from England. The renowned cardiologist and professor at St George’s University in London confirmed that the Danish player “died” briefly in Copenhagen when he vanished in the game between Denmark and Finland.

“I don’t know if he will play football again. Frankly, he died (this Saturday), even if it was for a few minutes, but he died. Would a medical professional allow him to die again? The answer is no,” Sharma told the news agency. AP news.

“The good news is that he will live, the bad news is that he is reaching the end of his career. If he is going to play another professional soccer game, I cannot say; in the United Kingdom I would not play anymore, we would be very strict about it ”, said the president of cardiac experts of the English Federation (FA).

In addition, in statements to The Mail, the same specialist confirmed that he reviewed the file of Eriksen the moment he found out that he fainted in the game this Saturday and confirmed that everything was fine, so the player did not show previous pathologies.

“I thought, ‘Oh my God, what if there was something we didn’t see?’ But I checked all the results and everything was perfect, “he told the English newspaper.

“From the day we signed it, it was my job to monitor it and we did studies every year. The truth is that his exams were normal until 2019 and without any heart problems. Every year it was reviewed and analyzed. I took the exams ”.

Christian Eriksen he collapsed towards the end of the first half and received cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on the field of play due to his condition. Despite everything, he left conscious and touching his head from the stadium and after a few hours he was able to speak and stabilize in a good way.