The second tour of the UEFA European Football Championship is gaining momentum, today, the national team of Ukraine will play its second match and we will tell our readers about the main events of the day.
The match of the day
Of course, nobody will deprive the match Ukraine-North Macedonia the title of the match of the day. At least, for Ukrainian fans. And for Macedonian fans, of course. Both teams will play in Bucharest; it is not expected that many fans will come the game. However, we should expect interesting football.
During the game against the Netherlands, Ukraine showed that it can dictate its game to anyone. In the match with North Macedonia, it is the turn for the Ukrainian team to attack more from the attacking positions owning the ball. The possibilities for attacks will occur but Macedonians should go ahead for it.
The most important thing that the Ukrainian team understands that North Macedonia is the team that has the weaker level than Ukraine. However, underestimation from our side can lead to catastrophic consequences. That is why, the Ukrainians should enter the field focused, aiming for gates and with confidence in the win.
We remind that Ukraine – North Macedonia game will start at 16:00.
Not only football matters
The national team of Italy is already in a playoff. It is unclear yet what place the team will take but with such a game it can be only the first one. Wales is the smart team. However, it clearly looks like the underdog in the match against Italy. The team of Roberto Mancini extended its win streak up to 29 matches. One game is left for the team to repeat national record of 1935-1939. It is the tenth game in a row won by the Italian team.
Other interesting facts
Denmark still recovers after the incident with Christian Eriksen who collapsed on the pitch. The whole football world continues to watch the situation with the Danish midfielder. He stays in hospital now, and the doctors are still sorting out what's the problem.
“I'm fine - under the circumstances. I still have to go through some examinations at the hospital, but I feel okay. Now, I will cheer on the boys on the Denmark team in the next matches. Play for all of Denmark!,” Eriksen wrote on Instagram.
Not only fans support Eriksen but literally everyone. Yesterday, the Finns came for training before the game with Russian in shirts with his name. People come to the stadium with posters with his name. today, at the 10th minute of the game, both teams will stop to hold a campaign in support of Christian. Get better, Chris!
The match between Denmark – Belgium starts at 19:00 in Copenhagen.
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.