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Sports clubs urged to check defibs after Euro 2020 scare

Plea from Craig's Heartstrong Foundation after Eriksen collapse

Local sports clubs are being urged to ensure their defibrillators are in full working order.

It's after the importance of the lifesaving kit was highlighted during a Euro 2020 match between Finland and Denmark on Saturday.

Midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch and required urgent medical attention.

Now Manx charity Craig's Heartstrong Foundation, which has provided defibrillators to all schools and clubs on the Island, is making the appeal.

Paul Healey is the chairman:

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