UEFA European Championship
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The UEFA European Football Championship, less formally the European Championship and informally the Euros, is the primary association football tournament organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). The competition is contested by UEFA members’ senior men's national teams, determining the continental champion of Europe. The competition has been held every four years since 1960, except for 2020, when it was postponed until 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe, but kept the name Euro 2020. Scheduled to be in the even-numbered year between FIFA World Cup tournaments, it was originally called the European Nations' Cup, changing to the current name in 1968. The individual events are branded in the form of "UEFA Euro [year]".
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Euro 2020: Watch the BBC's closing montage for England's emotional run to the finalWatch the BBC's closing montage for our coverage of Euro 2020, focusing on England's emotional run to the final where they fell agonisingly short of a first European Championship title.
Euro 2020 Italy v England: Kane believes England can 'build & learn' from EurosCaptain Harry Kane believes England can "build and learn" from their run to the final of the European Championship.
Euro 2020 final: England boss Gareth Southgate backs players after penalty defeat against ItalyEngland manager Gareth Southgate says that "nobody is on their own" after three missed penalties hand Italy the European Championship at Wembley.
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Euro 2020: 'Tears after penalties for England, again' - Gary Lineker and MOTD pundits on England's agony"This England team will come again, they will be competitive for the next 10 or 15 years" says Gary Lineker as he Alan Shearer, Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard give their thoughts after England lose..
Euro 2020 final: Jadon Sancho, Jorginho & Bukayo Saka miss penalties as Italy edge England at WembleyWatch the decisive final penalties of the dramatic shootout as Italy beat England 3-2 on penalties to win the European Championship after a tense 120-minutes ended 1-1 at Wembley.
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Gareth Southgate: The England manager - by those who know him bestAs Gareth Southgate prepares for the European Championship final, those who know him best reveal the real England manager.
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Euro 2020: Italy beat Spain on penalties after Morata missWatch the dramatic penalty shootout which saw Italy beat Spain 4-2 after their high-quality semi-final finished 1-1 in the semi-finals of the European Championship at Wembley.
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Euro 2020: Alvaro Morata misses and Jorginho converts penalty to send Italy to finalWatch as Alvaro Morata's penalty is saved by Gianluigi Donnarumma and Jorginho calmly dispatches the winning penalty and Italy advance to the final of the European Championship, beating Spain 4-2 on..
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Euro 2020: Denmark's Kasper Schmeichel makes Football coming home quip on facing England in semi-finalsGoalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel quips with a reporter about Denmark potentially ending England's Euro's campaign on Wednesday evening at Wembley, with Schmeichel claiming ''has it ever come home?''
'Pressure is motivating': Southgate says England 'calm' ahead of Euro 2020 semi-finalGareth Southgate says the pressure on England to reach their first European Championship final is "motivating" and an opportunity for the team to "break barriers".
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Watch: How Italy won Euro 68 semi-final by coin tossThe incredible story of how Italy won their 1968 European Championship semi-final by the toss of a coin.
Euro 2020: Denmark’s journey through the eyes of the countryDenmark are riding the crest of a wave at the European Championship, but how have those from the country seen the tournament and how far the team will go?
Italy v Spain semi-final at Euro 2020: Everything you need to knowItaly and Spain go head to head in a European Championship knockout game for the fourth event in a row - these are the talking points.
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Will striker shortcomings cost Spain when it matters most?Spain are in the European Championship semi-finals but will a lack of ruthlessness in front of goal ultimately cost them?
Ukraine v England: Three Lions travel to Rome for Euro 2020 quarter-finalEngland will attempt to qualify for their first European Championship semi-final for 25 years when they face Ukraine at Euro 2020 on Saturday.
Euro 2020: Relief for Spain, heartbreak for Switzerland - relive dramatic penalty shootoutWatch as Spain edge Switzerland in a dramatic penalty shootout to reach the semi-finals of the European Championship.
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Euros archive: Life before goal-line technology - England v Ukraine in 2012Relive the last time England faced Ukraine at the European Championship in 2012.
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Euro 2020: Uefa says rainbow flags allowed in stadium for Netherlands v Czech RepublicUefa says rainbow flags are allowed into the stadium for the Netherlands' last-16 tie with the Czech Republic in Budapest, following reports such items were being confiscated.
France v Switzerland: Deschamps warns of threat as injury list growsPreview followed by live coverage of Monday's European Championship game between France and Switzerland.
Euro 2020: Italy coaches react to extra-time goals in win against AustriaWatch Roberto Mancini and Gianluca Vialli's passionate reaction to Italy's extra-time goals in their 2-1 victory over Austria at Wembley in the last 16 of the European Championship.
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Euro 2020: 'My players didn't deserve this' - Wales manager Rob PageWales manager Rob Page says his players did not deserve to go out of the European Championship with such a heavy defeat after losing 4-0 against Denmark in the last 16.
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