It was a huge shock for all viewers of the European Championship match on the evening of Saturday 12 June. In the match between Denmark and Finland, Danish star Christian Eriksen (29) fell on the field at the end of the first half. ZDF immediately responded and sent a replacement program.
- Christian Eriksen collapses in the European Championship match
- The match between Denmark and Finland has been cancelled
- ZDF sends replacement program
After the match was interrupted by Eriksen’s collapse, ZDF ended its live broadcast of the game.
Instead, viewers watched an episode of ZDF’s “Der Bergdoktor” around 7:25 p.m. At the top of the screen, there was a notification that the EM game and alternative software was out of order.
EM 2021: The match between Finland and Denmark continues
A notice was added just before 8pm that Eriksen has settled, according to UEFA. The broadcast continued on ZDF at 8:04 PM.
As ZDF host Jochen Breyer (38) announced before the match resumed, ZDF decided to show Denmark against Finland match until the end.
Starting at 9pm, Belgium competed against Russia in the European Championship. This game is now offered online instead of ZDF on ZDF info and as streaming. (me)