Euro cup goes to Rome: England tastes defeat in tie-breaker

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Coach Roberto Mancini's Italy beat England 3-2 in a tiebreaker to win the Euro Championship. This is their second Euro trophy.

The match was 1-1 at the scheduled time. As a result, the final match was played in extra time.

Two minutes into the match, England took the lead through Luke Shaw's goal. Italy equalized in the 67th minute with a goal from Leonardo Bonucci. The match ended in a penalty shootout as no result came in extra time.

Andrea Bellotti and Jurginho missed penalties for Azzuri camp at Wembley Stadium in London. But Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka failed in the penalty shootout for the English.