Christian Eriksen leaves hospital after 'successful operation'

Denmark fans are seen behind a banner in support of Denmark's midfielder Christian Eriksen after the Uefa Euro 2020 Group B match between Denmark and Belgium at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen on June 17, 2021. Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest during his country's Euro 2020 opener last weekend.

Photo credit: Stuart Franklin | AFP

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  • Doctors had said Thursday that Eriksen, 29, would have a heart defibrillator implanted that can detect and correct heart rhythm disorders.

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