Italy legend Gianluigi Buffon has tipped Roberto Mancini’s aspect to beat England in a tightly-contested conflict at Wembley on Sunday night to win Euro 2020.
England need to declare their first main worldwide trophy because the 1966 World Cup triumph, however they face a group who’re unbeaten in 33 video games.
The Three Lions received previous Germany, Ukraine and Denmark within the knockout rounds to get to the showpiece, whereas Italy noticed off Austria, Belgium and Spain.
Gareth Southgate’s aspect have conceded simply as soon as this entire match, nonetheless, Italian World Cup winner Buffon is backing the Azzurri to emerge victorious.
He instructed the Mail on Sunday: ‘It is a very troublesome sport for Italy, and England have lot of nice gamers. However I’m not nervous as a result of I feel the stress is totally on the house group.
‘They’ve extra to lose than we do as a result of they play at dwelling and have the group with them.
‘It’s crucial to attain the primary objective on this match and so much may depend upon what occurs within the opening minutes.
‘I feel Italy will win however it received’t be straightforward towards the English defence and also you don’t know the way gamers react on the day. In a remaining and at this stage there are at all times nerves.
‘The group that’s calmer will win the trophy, I actually consider that, and we now have to verify it’s us.
‘We’ve waited a very long time for this trophy. I misplaced a remaining of the Euros in 2012, and I do know that.
‘So, I hope that now the streak is damaged and on Sunday night time we Italians are very pleased.’
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