We are down to the quarter-finals of the EURO 2020, which will start on Friday, July 2nd with the match between Spain and Switzerland at the Krestovsky Stadium. Check out the top 8 best teams here including them, who play the quarter-finals, and also see the fixtures.
Though Spain didn’t win in their respective group E, they are certainly deserving to hold a position in the quarters. They showed their brilliance in all their matches, and they had an average of 3.23 ✕ GF per game.
Also, they proved their excellence against Croatia as well, winning the game by a score of 5-3, where the match went on to the extra time. They have scored 11 goals till now in this tournament, which is the highest by any team, in this season.
Switzerland has also been pretty good in this season of Euro 2020. They showed their efficiency in their opening game against Wales. Though faced a bad defeat against Italy by a score of 3-0, came back impressively against Turkey by a score of 3-1.
Their remarkable win in this tournament, after which many say that they will be the champions of EURO 2020, came against France, on the road to quarters, where the match went to the penalty shootout. They defeated them there with 5-4, where Kylian Mbappe missed the penalty shot.
The red devils showed their dominance in the game, as always they do. They are yet to lose a match at EURO 2020, till now, and have delivered 8 goals in 4 matches. They also knocked out Portugal from the race to the quarter-finals.
Alongside Belgium, Italy is yet to lose a match this season and is the second-highest goal-scoring team of the season, with 9 goals. Probably they have been the most excellent team in the group stage, with 2.27 ✕ GF per game.
Czech Republic has also been good in EURO 2020. They dismissed the Netherlands from the road to the quarterfinals, and are also stated as the dark horse of EURO 2020 by many.
The story of Denmark from the starting of EURO 2020 till now has been a fairy tale one. They knocked out Wales in round 16, with a score of 4-0, and have an average of 1.71 ✕ GF, which has been better than their opponents per game.
This has been an achievement for Ukraine, as for the first time they found themselves in the top 8 of the EURO 2020. They stunned Sweden in the top 16, by defeating them in the additional time, which was 2-1. They are the underdogs who can shock their opponent in the semi-final as well.
England has been the entertainers of EURO 2020 and has proved them one of the effective teams in this season. They dismissed Germany in the top 16 to reach the quarters, and could probably dismiss their opponents in the semi-final as well.
EURO 2020 Semi-Final Fixtures
|Teams||Date & Time||Place|
|Switzerland vs Spain||Friday, July 2nd, at 9:30 PM||Krestovsky Stadium|
|Belgium vs Italy||Saturday, July 3rd, at 12:30 PM||Allianz Arena|
|The Czech Republic vs Denmark||Saturday, July 3rd, at 9:30 PM||Baku Olympic Stadium|
|Ukraine vs England||Sunday, July 4th, at 12:30 PM||Stadio Olimpico|