Germany lost in the last 16 of a major tournament for the first time. Where for the second time in the Euro Cup, the England team has won a match and reached the knockout stage. Captain Harry Kane was instrumental in England’s second win in the Euro Cup knockout stages with a header from Jack Grealish’s cross. Earlier, England defeated Spain in Euro 1996.
Müller could not use the opportunity
Both teams failed to score in the first half but England won the second half. However, Germany had a chance in the second half. Just before Kane’s goal, Thomas Muller had a chance to make it 1-1, but he couldn’t capitalize on this easy chance.
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The win was memorable for English manager Gareth Southgate, as he failed to score in the shootout in the semi-final against Germany at Euro 1996. Big names like Ed Sheeran, Princess Kate Middleton, Prince William, David Beckham were present at the stadium to watch this match.
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First Published: June 30, 2021, 06:15 IST