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Ramble of the Day
The last few days, and yesterday’s Denmark-Belgium match especially, have seen a number of touching tributes to Christian Eriksen. Today’s Hoddle will be dedicated to those tributes (check the links, too) and to Eriksen himself, who is thankfully doing well.
Get well, Christian!
Stay informed, read this: Jori Finkel on David Drake, an enslaved artist from the 1800s whose pottery is now setting records at auctions for The New York Times
Links of the Day
12 more people tested positive for COVID-19 at the Copa América, bringing the total cases up to 65.
Denmark’s Christian Eriksen will be fitted with an ICD to regulate an irregular heart rhythm.
A longer read: Sam Borden on the tributes people in Denmark are paying to Christian Eriksen for ESPN