Italy has won the European Championship for the first time after 1968.Gianluigi Donarumma saved two England penalties into a 3-2 shootout triumph after a 1-1 draw at Wembley .
Luke Shaw gave England a dream start with a superb goal two minutes later but was gradually hosted by Italy, who offered nothing in the first half. The hosts had equalized a complete 67 minutes later with a bonus point.
Italy will celebrate this after losing in the finals in 2000 and 2012.They ran after half time and overtime. Only a handful of complaints have been received since England’s early promise faded.
However, for most of the 67,000 Wembley spectators, it was a heart attack, with England falling slightly behind in their first major final since winning the World Cup 55 years back.
It all had started fine when Harry Kane passed the ball to Kieran Tripper. He recalled the faith of coach Gareth Southgate. Shah, who had returned fast by sending a curling deep cross, met in the half volley and hammered to the post for achieving his first international goal.
In the 2018 World Cup semi-final against Croatia, England had already taken the lead, but lost and lost most of the time, but gave up the lead on home soil and played on the front foot but failed to intimidate.