News Online reports that Italy has emerged victorious after inflicting more penalty heartache on England to win Sunday’s Euro 2020 final 3-2 in a shoot-out, Bukayo Saka missing the decisive kick to deny the hosts after the game at Wembley had ended in a draining 1-1 draw through extra time.
This online news platform understands that Italy were the best team throughout, and all things considered, they deserved to win tonight.
It’s a desperate shame for England that it ended this way, but they gave a great account of themselves throughout.
Recall that Italy vs England match finished 1-1 after extra time with Luke Shaw and Leonardo Bonucci scoring for England and Italy respectively.
News Online reports that both teams failing to score in extra time, the match headed into a penalty shoot-out where Domenico Berardi scored past Pickford and Harry Kane scored to make it 1-1.
Furthermore, Pickford saved Belotti’s shot. Harry Macguire scores to make it Italy 1-2 England in penalties. Bonucci scores to make it Italy 2-2 England in penalties.
Euro 2020 Final: Italy beat England 3-2 on penalties
After this, News Online reports that Federico Bernardeschi scored to make it Italy 3-2 England in penalties. while Manchester United new man, Jadon Sancho’s shot was saved by Gianluigi Donnarumma.
On the other hand, Jorginho’s penalty was saved by Pickford to keep England in the match but Bukayo Saka missed his penalty as Italy won their second-ever European Championship.
Meanwhile, News Online reports that Penalties have always been a thorn in England’s history and it happened again as Italy managed to frustrate England at the Wembley Stadium in regulation time and then prevailed in the penalty shoot-out.