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#Euro 2020

# euro-2020 - Sunday 27 June, 2021

Hazard on target as Belgium dump holders Portugal out of Euro 2020
# Back Of The Net
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# Back Of The Net

Hazard on target as Belgium dump holders Portugal out of Euro 2020

Jun 27th 2021, 10:10 PM 28,303 Views 36 Comments

Belgium will now face Italy in the quarter-final.

Czech Republic hit two second-half goals to stun 10-man Holland and book quarter-final spot
# Czech Mate
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# Czech Mate

Czech Republic hit two second-half goals to stun 10-man Holland and book quarter-final spot

Jun 27th 2021, 7:59 PM 21,286 Views 21 Comments

The Dutch completely lost their way after Matthijs de Ligt was sent off for handball on 55 minutes.

Chris Gunter blasts 'joke set-up' of Euro 2020 after Wales crash out
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Chris Gunter blasts 'joke set-up' of Euro 2020 after Wales crash out

Jun 27th 2021, 1:26 PM 21,997 Views 12 Comments

The Welsh saw their involvement in the tournament ended by yesterday’s 4-0 defeat to Denmark.

Croatia dealt major blow as Covid-19 rules Ivan Perisic out of Spain clash
# Positive Test
From The42
# Positive Test

Croatia dealt major blow as Covid-19 rules Ivan Perisic out of Spain clash

Jun 27th 2021, 10:50 AM 4,346 Views 0 Comments

The Inter Milan winger scored twice in three matches to help his side reach the knockout stages.

# euro-2020 - Saturday 26 June, 2021

Dolberg stars as Denmark outclass Wales to reach Euro 2020 quarter-finals
# Great Danes
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# Great Danes

Dolberg stars as Denmark outclass Wales to reach Euro 2020 quarter-finals

Jun 26th 2021, 7:10 PM 7,257 Views 9 Comments

Dolberg scored twice in an emphatic 4-0 win.

Robert Page confident Wales can continue defying the odds against Denmark
# Cymru
From The42
# Cymru

Robert Page confident Wales can continue defying the odds against Denmark

Jun 26th 2021, 9:08 AM 1,601 Views 3 Comments

The Dragons have clocked up the air miles with trips to Baku, Rome and now Amsterdam.

# euro-2020 - Friday 25 June, 2021

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
From The42
# Test

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Jun 25th 2021, 5:00 PM 26,324 Views 13 Comments

How well do you remember the sporting headlines from the past seven days?

English referee Taylor praised for 'perfect' handling of Eriksen's on-pitch collapse
# Rapid Response
From The42
# Rapid Response

English referee Taylor praised for 'perfect' handling of Eriksen's on-pitch collapse

Jun 25th 2021, 4:24 PM 4,042 Views 1 Comment

Taylor immediately called for medical assistance in Copenhagen.

'People have said 'I hope your children die'' - Family of Spain striker Morata abused after poor performances
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

'People have said 'I hope your children die'' - Family of Spain striker Morata abused after poor performances

Jun 25th 2021, 3:06 PM 3,598 Views 6 Comments

The Atletico Madrid forward spurned a number of scoring opportunities during the group stages of Euro 2020.

David Meyler: 109-goal Ronaldo is still a machine but Belgians can dethrone the European champions
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

David Meyler: 109-goal Ronaldo is still a machine but Belgians can dethrone the European champions

Jun 25th 2021, 9:15 AM 2,838 Views 0 Comments

This week the former Ireland midfielder gives his predictions for the most highly-anticipated Euro 2020 ties coming up over the next few days.

Jordan Henderson urges England to be fearless against Germany
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

Jordan Henderson urges England to be fearless against Germany

Jun 25th 2021, 8:30 AM 2,827 Views 3 Comments

Current Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate memorably missed a penalty as Germany at Euro ’96.

# euro-2020 - Thursday 24 June, 2021

'England have a chance, but not on penalties' - Lothar Matthaus
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

'England have a chance, but not on penalties' - Lothar Matthaus

Jun 24th 2021, 10:39 PM 4,711 Views 1 Comment

Matthaus captained West Germany in their 1990 World Cup semi-final shoot-out win over England.

Goal, Player, Game, Flop and Pundit of Euro 2020 so far - do you agree with our selections?
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

Goal, Player, Game, Flop and Pundit of Euro 2020 so far - do you agree with our selections?

Jun 24th 2021, 3:20 PM 7,225 Views 4 Comments

The Football Family podcast hand out a few awards now that the group stages are finished.

Ranking the 10 teams now most likely to win the Euros
# In The Frame
From The42
# In The Frame

Ranking the 10 teams now most likely to win the Euros

Jun 24th 2021, 10:02 AM 70,013 Views 38 Comments

France, Italy, England and other contenders.

'Hollow, cowardly statements' - Damien Duff and Richie Sadlier slam Uefa for rainbow stance
# Powerful Words
From The42
# Powerful Words

'Hollow, cowardly statements' - Damien Duff and Richie Sadlier slam Uefa for rainbow stance

Jun 24th 2021, 9:49 AM 6,592 Views 5 Comments

The former footballers and pundits were speaking on RTÉ’s Euro 2020 coverage last night.

# euro-2020 - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Benzema delighted to lift 'pressure' with first France goals in 6 years
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Benzema delighted to lift 'pressure' with first France goals in 6 years

Jun 23rd 2021, 11:44 PM 2,231 Views 1 Comment

The Real Madrid striker was brought back for Euro 2020 by coach Didier Deschamps.

'Wembley suits us' - Germany relish facing England
# Big Game
From The42
# Big Game

'Wembley suits us' - Germany relish facing England

Jun 23rd 2021, 10:46 PM 5,207 Views 6 Comments

Leon Goretzka fired in the crucial late equaliser to seal a 2-2 draw with Hungary which put Joachim Loew’s side into the last 16.

Germany breathe big sigh of relief as late goal sets up last-16 clash with England
# Report
From The42
# Report

Germany breathe big sigh of relief as late goal sets up last-16 clash with England

Jun 23rd 2021, 10:02 PM 32,572 Views 26 Comments

Leon Goretzka got his side out of jail in the dying minutes.

Germany fan with rainbow flag invades pitch during Hungarian anthem as row heats up
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

Germany fan with rainbow flag invades pitch during Hungarian anthem as row heats up

Jun 23rd 2021, 9:14 PM 36,523 Views 30 Comments

Meanwhile, EU leaders and Hungary traded barbs over the new law banning LGBTQ educational content for children.

'I had 10 days at home, unable to move' - Tearful Busquets admits Spain relieved
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'I had 10 days at home, unable to move' - Tearful Busquets admits Spain relieved

Jun 23rd 2021, 8:05 PM 7,479 Views 1 Comment

They will face Croatia in Copenhagen on Monday after going through as runners-up in Group E.

Goalkeeping howler helps 5-star Spain reach last 16
# Error
From The42
# Error

Goalkeeping howler helps 5-star Spain reach last 16

Jun 23rd 2021, 6:55 PM 28,126 Views 9 Comments

Martin Dubravka had a moment to forget for Slovakia.

Over 2,500 Uefa VIPs set to receive UK quarantine exemption for Euro 2020 final
# Rules Britannia
From The42
# Rules Britannia

Over 2,500 Uefa VIPs set to receive UK quarantine exemption for Euro 2020 final

Jun 23rd 2021, 5:36 PM 3,591 Views 3 Comments

Boris Johnson’s official spokesman said the ‘final detail’ of the plan was being discussed.

'We don't know if this is second gear for England or if this is their top gear'
# Verdict
From The42
# Verdict

'We don't know if this is second gear for England or if this is their top gear'

Jun 23rd 2021, 4:14 PM 4,145 Views 3 Comments

Gavin Cooney and David Sneyd joined The Football Family to forecast what the remainder of Euro 2020 might have in store for England.

Germany turns rainbow-coloured in Hungary protest as Uefa president blasts 'populist' initiative
# Light Her Up
From The42
# Light Her Up

Germany turns rainbow-coloured in Hungary protest as Uefa president blasts 'populist' initiative

Updated Jun 23rd 2021, 3:24 PM 22,732 Views 36 Comments

While European football’s governing body blocked plans in Munich, Dublin’s Aviva Stadium will light up tonight in solidarity with the LGBTI+ community.

UK government accused of mixed messaging over allowing 60,000 fans at Wembley
# Euro 2020
# Euro 2020

UK government accused of mixed messaging over allowing 60,000 fans at Wembley

Jun 23rd 2021, 1:29 PM 8,924 Views 5 Comments

All ticket-holders for the matches at Wembley will need to show evidence of a negative Covid-19 test or proof of two doses of a vaccine.

'I very rarely speak to anybody for over five minutes': Roy Keane questions Mount and Chilwell
# Five-minute Rule
From The42
# Five-minute Rule

'I very rarely speak to anybody for over five minutes': Roy Keane questions Mount and Chilwell

Jun 23rd 2021, 8:34 AM 15,663 Views 11 Comments

The England duo are isolating after being deemed close contacts of Billy Gilmour’s Covid positive.

# euro-2020 - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Sterling says England should fear nobody in next round of Euro 2020
# Confidence
From The42
# Confidence

Sterling says England should fear nobody in next round of Euro 2020

Jun 22nd 2021, 11:04 PM 5,796 Views 14 Comments

The hosts have topped Group D after beating the Czech republic at Wembley.

'Shattered' Scotland no match for Modric, admits McGregor
# Exit
From The42
# Exit

'Shattered' Scotland no match for Modric, admits McGregor

Jun 22nd 2021, 10:55 PM 6,236 Views 0 Comments

McGregor scored his country’s first goal at a major tournament for 23 years, but it proved to be just a consolation.

Scotland bow out as Modric delivers moment of magic for Croatia
# Packing Their Bags
From The42
# Packing Their Bags

Scotland bow out as Modric delivers moment of magic for Croatia

Jun 22nd 2021, 10:07 PM 6,980 Views 10 Comments

The Scots needed a victory in their final Group D fixture to reach the last 16.

England top Group D as Raheem Sterling goal sees off Czech Republic
# Room To Improve
From The42
# Room To Improve

England top Group D as Raheem Sterling goal sees off Czech Republic

Jun 22nd 2021, 10:01 PM 21,810 Views 52 Comments

Sterling headed home a Jack Grealish cross to seal a narrow win at Wembley.

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final
# Increase
From The42
# Increase

Wembley cleared to allow 60,000 fans to attend Euro 2020 semi-finals and final

Jun 22nd 2021, 6:34 PM 2,709 Views 2 Comments

The stadium will operate at 75% capacity for the matches.

Munich to deck city in rainbow colours after 'shameful' Uefa decision
# LGBTQ
From The42
# LGBTQ

Munich to deck city in rainbow colours after 'shameful' Uefa decision

Jun 22nd 2021, 3:00 PM 39,592 Views 63 Comments

The European football governing body say it is a ‘politically and religiously neutral organisation.’

Mount and Chilwell ruled out of Czech clash as last-16 availability remains uncertain
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

Mount and Chilwell ruled out of Czech clash as last-16 availability remains uncertain

Jun 22nd 2021, 11:43 AM 4,180 Views 14 Comments

The Chelsea pair had been in contact with Scotland’s Billy Gilmour, who tested positive for coronavirus.

# euro-2020 - Monday 21 June, 2021

The 20-year-old selected in Eriksen's absence hails 'insane' success
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

The 20-year-old selected in Eriksen's absence hails 'insane' success

Jun 21st 2021, 10:55 PM 7,300 Views 1 Comment

Mikkel Damsgaard heaped praise on his Denmark teammates

Tears and joy as Denmark reach Euros last 16 just over a week on from Eriksen collapse
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Tears and joy as Denmark reach Euros last 16 just over a week on from Eriksen collapse

Jun 21st 2021, 9:53 PM 30,268 Views 24 Comments

The Danes overcame Russia this evening to secure a place in the knockout stages.

Wijnaldum on the double as Netherlands top Group C with maximum points
# Dutch Gold
From The42
# Dutch Gold

Wijnaldum on the double as Netherlands top Group C with maximum points

Jun 21st 2021, 7:06 PM 4,740 Views 3 Comments

They beat North Macedonia 3-0 to round off a perfect run in the group stages.

Austria seal historic Euros victory
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Austria seal historic Euros victory

Jun 21st 2021, 6:57 PM 5,847 Views 2 Comments

Franco Foda’s side beat Ukraine and advanced out of the group stages of the Euros for the first time ever.

England's Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell self-isolating after Gilmour's positive Covid test
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

England's Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell self-isolating after Gilmour's positive Covid test

Jun 21st 2021, 6:18 PM 6,395 Views 10 Comments

The Football Association have released a statement.

'This is not really fair' - Croatia manager frustrated by Covid-19 rules at Euro 2020
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

'This is not really fair' - Croatia manager frustrated by Covid-19 rules at Euro 2020

Jun 21st 2021, 3:32 PM 8,916 Views 0 Comments

Zlatko Dalic believes his team are at a disadvantage heading into Tuesday’s crucial game against Scotland.

Uefa action over Neuer's rainbow armband would have been 'absurd' - Goretzka
# Germany
From The42
# Germany

Uefa action over Neuer's rainbow armband would have been 'absurd' - Goretzka

Jun 21st 2021, 1:44 PM 3,844 Views 12 Comments

A Uefa spokesperson had confirmed that the Germans ‘will not face disciplinary proceedings’.