Today, two games of the UEFA European Football Championship will take place with strong teams and one more game between Spain and Sweden is expected today. 112.international tells the main news of the playing day of Euro 2020.
The match of the day
The most interesting matchup will take place today in Sevilla, where the national team of Spain will host the national team of Sweden. The Spaniards were the best team of the planet ten years ago, winning big championships one by one. However, nobody expects such success from the Red Fury. Moreover, the Spanish team experiences serious staffing problems before Euro 2020. Luis Enrique lost a few leaders due to traumas and coronavirus, while the federation decided that the parallely with the main team, the youth will train and it will play instead of the main team in case of need.
The trauma of Zlatan Ibrahimović is the main loss of Sweden on the eve of Euro 2020. The forward of A.C. Milan had a great season; however, he suffered damage and cannot help his national team. Sweden has another top player; however, it cannot boast of a cool squad. Nevertheless, it looks prepared; it shows good teamwork and can pretend for success. At least, in its group.
Not only football matters
The national team of Scotland did not play at the Euro championship for 25 years. Euro 2020 will be the third championship in the history of Scotland. However, the last time the team played at the continental competition in 1996. Thus, today is the big day for Glasgow. Of course, the main game for Scotland is the match against England.
One of the main topics for discussion in Scotland on the eve of the Euro is whether or not the players will get on the knee before the match to support the black lives matter movement.
Captain of Scotland Andy Robertson stated that the players will stand in Glasgow; while they will get on their knee at Wembley Stadium during the match against England.
Other interesting facts
Polish Robert Lewandowski made 46 goals for FC Bayern and made three goals as a member of the national team. He has never had such results in his career before. Thus, he owns European Golden Shoe deservingly.
The resumption of the goal extravaganza is expected at Euro 2020. Robert has all chances to become the best striker of the Euro. Thankfully, the rivals in the group often miss. Romelu Lukaku is ahead of the game after the brace in Russian gates. Lewandowski can reach the forward of Inter Milan today.
Euro 2020 had to take place last summer; however, due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was postponed for 2021. It starts on June 11 and will end in a month with the final in London.