Argentina defeated Brazil to win the Copa America title after 28 years. Angel Di Maria’s only goal helped Argentina beat Brazil 1-0 in the final. The teams of England and Italy will face each other late tonight in the Euro Cup 2020 final.
- Argentina won the Copa America title for the record 14th time
- Lionel Messi’s career first international title
- The world’s 2 best forward Messi and Neymar saw a battle
Star footballer Lionel Messi’s team Argentina defeated Brazil to win the Copa America Final 2021. This is the first major international title of Messi’s career. Earlier, Argentina, led by Messi, had to face defeat in the finals of 2015 and 2016.
Argentina has captured the Copa America title after 28 years. With this, Argentina also equaled Uruguay’s record for most title wins, which had won the trophy 14 times. Neymar and Messi, two of the world’s best forwards, were face to face in the final.
On the other hand, the final of Euro Cup 2020 (EURO 2020 Final) is to be played late tonight according to Indian time. In such a situation, the question now is whether England (England vs Italy) will be able to end the 55-year drought. England will face Italy in the final of the Euro Cup.
England became world champion in 1966
England’s team became the world champion 55 years ago i.e. in 1966. Since then the English team has not captured any major tournament so far. In the final of the Euro Cup, they will face one of the most successful teams in Europe, Italy, which has 4 World Cup titles to its name.
Southgate prepared team
Apart from the 1990 and 2018 World Cups, the English team had to face defeat in the semi-finals of the 1996 Euro Cup. Team coach Gareth Southgate has worked to prepare his players for the major tournament since 2018. In such a situation, it has to be seen how Southgate’s team plays in the final.
England got off to a great start in the group stage. They defeated Germany 2–0 in the pre-quarterfinals, while they defeated Ukraine 4–0 in the quarter-finals. In the semi-finals, England defeated a team like Denmark on penalties.