Euro 2020 is going full speed ahead, with a portion of Europe’s greatest heavyweights presently associated with a fight for continental glory.
The likes of England, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Portugal, and France have been named as competition top choices and there is plenty left to play for as the knockout stage looms.
Italy became the first side to rise to the occasion and qualify for the Euro 2020 knockout stage with their unequivocal 3-0 success over Switzerland, their status as gathering champs exemplified following an agreeable 1-0 triumph over Wales in their last Group A-game.
The Azzurri are at present keeping up an ideal structure at the competition under mentor Roberto Mancini and approached their unequaled record unbeaten run against Wales – presently going 30 games without rout.
Wales qualified as Group A runner-ups up even though they lost to Italy in their last group game and Switzerland advance as outstanding amongst other third-set groups.
The Netherlands were the subsequent side to win their group, booking their position in the knockout stage with an agreeable 2-0 success over Austria. Austria likewise advanced to the knockouts, in the wake of beating Ukraine 1-0, with the Ukrainians joining as one of the best third-place teams.
Belgium had their spot as Group B champs affirmed with a 2-0 success over Finland, while Denmark enrolled an enthusiastic 4-1 win over Russia on the last day of Group B games to qualify as the runner-up.
England without conceding a single goal until now completed as Group D champs with a 1-0 success over the Czech Republic, who advanced in third, while Croatia’s 3-1 triumph over Scotland procured them a spot as other participants.
In Group E, Sweden finished top of the group, holding off Spain notwithstanding their 5-0 win over Slovakia. Slovakia and Poland, in the interim, have been eliminated.