EURO 2020 has proved unexpected things possible. It has left history in the world of football. Teams have performed beyond expectations to prove the world that they own Europe when it comes to soccer. Beautiful moments and angry moments too have been experienced. If you missed the EURO 2020 updates here are the updates that you will recall for a long duration of time.
Almost all round of 16 knock out matches culminated in extra time as all teams locked out jaws to snatch a ticket to the quarter finals. What brought attention to many fans is the exemplary comebacks made by teams in the last 10 minutes of the matches to proceed to extra time.
Some of the matches that proved to be competitive include:
1.Croatia who came down from 3-1 against Spain equalised in the last 10 minutes to 3-3 just to be eliminated in extra time. Despite being eliminated their performance proved that in football every minute matters.
2.Switzerland came down from 3-1 to equalise against the world champions france. The game ended to extra time just for France to be eliminated in penalty shootouts.
Many fans believed that one team in group F also 'group of death' would make an appearance to the finals but its Ironical that no team has survived the group of death. Hungary was sent home in group stages Portugal was eliminated earlier by Belgium, France eliminated by Switzerland and the last one Germany sent off last night by England. Many will put it to be the joy of football and this EURO has proved what the joy and moments means. Below is the Switzerland team reactions after eliminating France.Mbappe bowing his head in deep anger after missing a penalty in the shootout which sent them owm.
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