[LIVE UPDATES] Euro 2020 Final: Italy vs England

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[LIVE UPDATES] Euro 2020 Final: Italy vs England

Here is the latest updates from Wembley Stadium where Italy take on England in the final of Euro 2020.

HIGHLIGHTS 

England in their first European Championship final.
Italy last won the Euros in 1968; lost finals in 2002 and 2012.
England have conceded just one goal at Euro 2020.
Italy unbeaten in last 33 matches.

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Italy’s Leonardo Bonucci runs to celebrate after scoring [AP Photo]
(20:27 GMT)
⚽ GOAL!!  Italy 1-1 England
Italy equalise! Bonucci puts it in the back of the net.

It was scrappy, it wasn’t beautiful. But it’s an equaliser in the final of the European Championship.

The equalizer brought back enthusiasm back in Rome

(19:49 GMT)
Half-time
Here are the updates from the last 45 minutes:

England lead through Shaw’s second-minute goal.
Italy dominating possession, one shot on target.
Scuffles outside Wembley, people without tickets trying to force entry.
Tom Cruise, David Beckham and Prince William are in attendance.

19:31 GMT)
Thirty minutes gone
One-third of the match has been played. England leading through Shaw’s second-minute goal.

Italy pressing and winning the possession battle but no shots on target yet.

Oh and Tom Cruise is at Wembley too just incase you were wondering where he went after the Wimbledon final.

(19:27 GMT)
Fans forcing their way in

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Maira, our correspondent outside Wembley, tells us the fans without tickets are forcing their way inside the stadium.

“Police trying to push those people back out. Still a lot of people trying to get in. There are some fights taking place as well.”

(19:17 GMT)
‘Not losing faith’
As England scored the opener, Italian fans in Rome say they haven’t lost faith just yet.

“It’s gonna be the only one, don’t worry,” Cady, an Italian-American girl, said.

What started on June 11 ends tonight: Italy take on England at Wembley Stadium in London in the final of the 2020 European Championship.

England hope that a partisan home crowd will help them lift a first major trophy since winning the 1966 World Cup at the old Wembley.

Italy have not won the Euros since 1968 but the Azzurri are on an unbeaten run of 33 games since September 2018 and have never lost against England at a major event.

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