Christian Eriksen collapsed and required CPR during Denmark's game against Finland in Copenhagen where he remains in hospital.
Medical personnel administered CPR as Christian Eriksen lay motionless on the field for about 15 minutes before being carried off the pitch and rushed to hospital.
Christian Eriksen had a simple message for his Denmark teammates when he spoke to them from the hospital.
The Euro 2020 game between Denmark and Finland was suspended for about 90 minutes after Christian Eriksen's collapse.
Denmark coach Kasper Hjulmand heaped praise on his team after they returned to the field to complete the match.
Group B's opening match was stopped after Eriksen fell to the earth near the touchline at the end of the first half, with Danish players in tears as medical staff tried to revive him.