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'Fight for your life': Drogba among stars wishing Eriksen well
Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba was among the stars to wish Eriksen well. Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed on the pitch while playing for Bolton in 2012, also sent a message of support.Eriksen collapsed as a throw-in was taken towards him towards the end of the first half at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen, with medical staff being called onto the pitch immediately to apply CPR and the game subsequently being postponed.
He came to her rescue before, but can Dr Christian save Rachel's life when her condition nosedives in this week's emotional Home And Away?
As fans know, Christian (Ditch Davey) and patient Rachel (Marny Kennedy) have bonded as she recovers in hospital from a horrific skydiving accident. But their friendship has come at the expense of the doc's relationship with Tori (Penny McNamee), with the couple calling off their engagement.
After he was almost killed by crazed nurse Lewis (Luke Arnold), Christian believes saving
Christian Eriksen Victim of a discomfort: This gesture of a player who probably saved her life
© Sipa Christian Eriksen Victim of a malaise: this gesture of a player who probably saved her life Saturday, June 12, Christian Eriksen was transported to the hospital after a discomfort in full game of Euro 2020. But even before the arrival of the relief, the footballer was taken care of by one of his teammates. Good mood gave way to worry . This Saturday, June 12, round balloon enthusiasts were pleased to attend Denmark's match against Finland as part of the Euro 2020.
"Tori can't see that after his life was almost taken, he's trying to find his confidence and power again, and is trying to do that through helping Rachel," Ditch, 48, tells TV WEEK.
This week, Christian finally takes off Rachel's halo brace and tells her the good news – she's ready to leave the hospital.
Rachel reaches out to touch Christian, and in that moment it's painfully obvious she has feelings for him. But when Christian realises he's been giving her mixed messages and tries to explain there's nothing more than friendship between them,and heartbroken.
"Christian has been there for her since the start of her time in hospital, and she's developed feelings for him, based on the fact he's been her anchor," Marny, 27, explains. "She's also terrified of stepping outside of the hospital, away from Christian."
Later, Rachel suffers complications we can't divulge, and Christian again uses all his skills to stop Rachel from dying, as Tori assists.
"He believes he was given this second chance to save Rachel and nothing will come in between that," Ditch explains.
Christian pumps Rachel's chest, desperately trying to save her.
But can he do it this time?
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The Denmark midfielder collapsed during his side's defeat by Finland in their opening match of Euro 2020 and required 13 minutes of CPR on the pitch in Copenhagen.The Denmark midfielder collapsed during his side's defeat by Finland in their opening match of Euro 2020 and required 13 minutes of CPR on the pitch in Copenhagen after suffering an on-pitch cardiac arrest.