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‘God was looking at football’ – Jose Mourinho ‘cried’ and ‘prayed’ after watching Christian Eriksen collapse

Speaking to talkSPORT, Jose Mourinho has revealed what went through his head when Christian Eriksen collapsed during Denmark’s clash with Finland on Saturday.

The football world was rocked as the Inter Milan midfielder fell to the turf unchallenged, with the 29-year-old requiring resuscitation on the field of play in order to save his life.

Football fans watched their TV screens in horror, desperately hoping that Eriksen was okay, with our thoughts, and prayers, going to the player and his loved ones.

Thankfully, it has since been confirmed that Eriksen is in a stable condition in hospital, but not before all those close to him endured something truly harrowing.

READ MORE: ‘He was gone’ – Denmark doctor confirms Christian Eriksen went into cardiac arrest in harrowing moment against Finland

Christian Eriksen collapses and is taken off for Denmark vs Finland
Denmark squad shield Christian Eriksen as he receives treatment

While former manager Jose Mourinho doesn’t quite come into that ‘close’ bracket, he does know Eriksen personally from their time spent together at Tottenham.

Speaking to talkSPORT, Mourinho revealed that the incident reduced him to tears, with the former Spurs boss praying for Eriksen’s recovery.

Mourinho really speaks from the heart here…

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