Italy face Argentina in UEFA vs CONMEBOL final on FS1
CONMEBOL

Italy face Argentina in UEFA vs CONMEBOL final on FS1

Italy face Argentina in a UEFA vs CONMEBOL final featuring the winners of Euro 2020 against Copa América 2021. Scheduled for Wednesday, June 1, the game will be televised live on FS1. What is the Finalissima? Translated from Italian into English, it's the word for final. It's a one-game championship, officially known as CONMEBOL-UEFA Cup […]

CONMEBOL

/ 252 days ago

Italy face Argentina in UEFA vs CONMEBOL final on FS1

Italy face Argentina in a UEFA vs CONMEBOL final featuring the winners of Euro 2020 against Copa América 2021. Scheduled for Wednesday, June 1, the game will be televised live on FS1. What is the Finalissima? Translated from Italian into English, it's the word for final. It's a one-game championship, officially known as CONMEBOL-UEFA Cup […]

Brentford

/ 365 days ago

Eriksen signs for Brentford months after cardiac arrest at Euro 2020

London (AFP) – Christian Eriksen has completed a remarkable return to the Premier League, signing for Brentford just seven months after suffering a cardiac arrest while playing for Denmark at last year's European Championship. The 29-year-old playmaker, who has been fitted with a pacemaker, has signed a contract with Thomas Frank's side until the end […]
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England

/ 445 days ago

Kane feeling the strain after England's Euro heartache

London (AFP) – Harry Kane admits he has struggled to cope with the mental and physical strain of returning to Tottenham duty in the aftermath of England's agonising Euro 2020 final defeat. England were denied their first major trophy in 55 years when they lost to Italy on penalties after a 1-1 draw in the […]
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England

/ 469 days ago

England ordered to play game behind closed doors

London (AFP) – England must play their next home match in a UEFA competition behind closed doors following disorder at the Euro 2020 final at Wembley, European football's governing body ruled on Monday. The showpiece game between England and Italy on July 11 was marred by chaotic scenes as ticketless fans forced their way through […]
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England

/ 469 days ago

England ordered to play next UEFA match behind closed doors

London (AFP) – England must play their next home match in a UEFA competition behind closed doors following disorder at the Euro 2020 final at Wembley, European football's governing body ruled on Monday, The showpiece game between England and Italy on July 11 was marred by chaotic scenes as ticketless supporters forced their way through […]
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England

/ 516 days ago

Southgate eyes World Cup glory to make up for Euro heartache

London (AFP) – Gareth Southgate has challenged his England stars to make amends for their agonising Euro 2020 final defeat by winning the World Cup. Southgate's side were denied in heartbreaking fashion as Italy beat England on penalties after a 1-1 draw in the final at Wembley in July. Despite leading England to a first […]
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England

/ 517 days ago

Southgate urges England to learn lessons from Euro heartbreak

London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate believes the Three Lions are closer to ending their wait to win a first major tournament since 1966 than they have been for generations, with the Qatar World Cup little over a year away. Southgate's side return to action this week for the first time since losing the […]
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Euro 2020

/ 517 days ago

Hard work begins for Jorginho as Italy restart World Cup bid

Milan (AFP) – Jorginho said Tuesday that the difficult work for Italy begins now as the Azzurri prepare to take to the field at home for the first time since their triumph at Euro 2020. Roberto Mancini's side face Bulgaria at the Stadio Artemio Franchi on Thursday in the first of three 2022 World Cup […]
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Euro 2020

/ 524 days ago

Eriksen saviours honoured by UEFA

Paris (AFP) – The people who saved the life of Denmark's Christian Eriksen, who suffered a cardiac arrest during the opening match of Euro 2020, received the UEFA President's Award on Tuesday, the awarding body announced. UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin described the nine recipients, who include Denmark captain Simon Kjaer, as "the true heroes of […]
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Euro 2020

/ 530 days ago

Italian Euro 2020 winner Locatelli joins Juventus

Rome (AFP) – Italy's Euro 2020 winner Manuel Locatelli has joined Juventus on a two-year loan deal from Sassuolo, the Serie A giants announced on Wednesday. Midfielder Locatelli scored twice in five games as the Azzurri lifted the European Championship trophy in July. Juve will have to sign Locatelli permanently in 2023 for 37.5 million […]
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Euro 2020

/ 530 days ago

Euro 2020 champion Locatelli undergoes Juve medical

Rome (AFP) – Italy's Euro 2020 winner Manuel Locatelli arrived in Turin on Wednesday before his move Sassuolo to Juventus, the club reported. Midfielder Locatelli, 23, scored twice in five games as the Azzurri lifted the European Championship in July and underwent a medical at Juve, who posted images on club's social media platforms. According […]
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