EURO Cup 2020, Is All Set for Wembley Finals ?
EURO Cup 2020
EURO Cup 2020, all set for the Wembley, London final on the 11th July, Sunday at London. It’s a contest between Italy, who defeated Spain on penalties in its semi-final, and England, who defeated Denmark during extra time.
The teams have faced each other 30 times out of which Italy won 11 and England could manage 8 wins. At Wembley, both played against each other in 2018, that match ended with a tie of 1-1.
It is promised to be a nail-biting finale for sure!!!
As per the telegraph, the odds of winning for England are 4/5 to win the Euros, while Italy is 1/1 second favorites.
60,000 fans will be present at the stadium to cheer up their favorite team. Also, the spectators will strictly have to follow Covid preventive measures. The Italian association has made travel arrangements for approximately 1,000 supporters to travel to London for the tournament and support the team.
They shall be able to travel through organized trips on charter flights and will have to follow the covid protocols and remain in a “security bubble”, which means that the spectators arriving from Italy have to remain in the particular section of the stadium.
Also, they will not be allowed to stay in the UK for more than 12 hours. Off to home, they must have to live in isolation on return for at least, five days before taking another COVID test.
Historically, Germany and Spain have been declared as the most successful teams in the history of the UEFA European Championship. No nation managed to appear in the EURO championship more than four times except Germany who appeared in six finals.
An important observation – has a host won the EURO Championship ever?
You guessed it Right – Yes, there are precedents!
As a host, Spain in 1964, Italy in 1968, and France in 1984 won the EURO Championship’s Finale. Not only this, but the hosting teams have lost the tournament too. Portugal In 2004, while in 2016 France was defeated on home ground.