Euro 2020 Final: England captain Harry Kane pens down emotional post after heartbreaking defeat against Italy says, ‘Last night hurts’

Euro 2020 Final: England captain Harry Kane pens down emotional post after heartbreaking defeat against Italy says, 'Last night hurts'
Euro 2020 Final: England captain Harry Kane pens down emotional post after heartbreaking defeat against Italy says, 'Last night hurts'

Euro 2020 Final: England captain Harry Kane pens down emotional post after heartbreaking defeat against Italy says, ‘Last night hurts’ – England faced a heartbreaking loss against Italy in the final of Euro 2020. Italy won the European Championship for the first time since 1968 as Gianluigi Donnarumma saved two England penalties en route to a 3-2 shootout win after the teams had fought out a 1-1 extra-time draw at a raucous Wembley on Sunday. Reacting to the loss England captain Harry Kane on Monday posted an emotional tweet.

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“Last night hurts. It’ll hurt for a long time. But we’ve come so far and broken down so many barriers that this is not the end. We win together, lose together and will regroup together for the World Cup. Thanks for all your support this summer,” tweeted Kane.

Euro 2020 Final: Italy ended England’s dream to win the Euro 2020 here at the Wembley Stadium on Sunday (local time). Azzurri defeated England 3-2 on penalties after the normal 90-minute action had finished at 1-1 and even extra time was not able to break the deadlock.

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This was the first time that England had managed to reach the finals of a major international competition after 1966. Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho, and Bukayo Saka all missed the chance to net goals in the penalty shootouts for England. The English players were then abused on social media.

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Euro 2020 Final: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemned the “appalling” racial abuse of players on social media following the Three Lions’ loss in the Euro Cup final against Italy. The British Prime Minister said England players “deserve” to be lauded for their heroics and shouldn’t be “racially abused” on social media.

Micro-blogging website Twitter has removed over 1000 tweets and permanently suspended a number of accounts after they were found engaging in racial abuse of England players as the Three Lions lost the Euro 2020 final against Italy.

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