The thrilling Euro 2020 closing between Italy and England even had cricket fraternity on the fringe of their seats with the match going right into a penalty shootout. Cricketers all over the world reacted to the thrilling finale which went Italy’s means after Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka missed from the spot. Gamers equivalent to Sachin Tendulkar, Kevin Pietersen, Jofra Archer, Ravichandran Ashwin, and ladies’s cricketer Tammy Beaumont took to Twitter and congratulated each groups for placing up a wonderful present.
Tendulkar congratulated the Italian aspect and wrote, “Congratulations to @azzurri Flag of Italy on the hard-fought victory to grow to be the #EURO2020 Champions! Trophy And nicely performed @England for reaching the finals & maintaining the sport alive till the very finish. What a sport packed and refreshing weekend this has been!.”
Congratulations to @azzurri on the onerous fought victory to grow to be the #EURO2020 Champions!
And nicely performed @England for reaching the finals & maintaining the sport alive till the very finish.
What a sport packed and refreshing weekend this has been! pic.twitter.com/41NnKNvJpy
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) July 12, 2021
Pietersen and Ashwin had some comforting phrases for the English soccer staff.
It’s going to come dwelling at The World Cup! We love this England staff.
— Kevin Pietersen (@KP24) July 11, 2021
— Masks up and take your vaccine(@ashwinravi99) July 11, 2021
England pacer Jofra Archer was heartbroken by the loss.
Coronary heart breaking ..
— Jofra Archer (@JofraArcher) July 11, 2021
England Ladies star Beaumont wrote, “Congrats Italy. So pleased with our @England boys! Such a great match for us! You’ll be able to all maintain your heads up excessive. Let’s all get behind them now! #EURO2020.”
— Tammy Beaumont (@Tammy_Beaumont) July 11, 2021
— Chris Woakes (@chriswoakes) July 12, 2021
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) July 12, 2021
— Wasim Jaffer (@WasimJaffer14) July 11, 2021
England began brilliantly as full-back Luke Shaw put them forward within the second minute of the sport. Nonetheless, the gritty Italians got here again within the second half by means of defender Leonardo Bonucci’s 67th minute equaliser.
Each groups failed to attain any extra targets as the sport went into additional time after which into penalties, the place Italy edged out England 3-2.
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