"Benz" as he is now called by the lovers of the Frenchman, has finally gotten the attention of the new AS Roma manager Jose Mourinho as he has cleared the air on the elimination of the Real Madrid striker from the UEFA Euro. Karim Benzema, who is part of the French team that was eliminated by the Swiss team, performed well in the game that saw the world cup champions eliminated from the knockout phase of the 2020 UEFA Euro.
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Italy and England are the two Euro 2020 finalists that will contest for the title on Sunday. But before the final, let's look at some players who are currently the leaders in terms of most goals scored or conceded, plus other categories. Most Saves (Player) - Yann Sommer.
Jorginho has been Chelsea's first-choice penalty taker since his arrival, but his recent record could result in him losing his penalty duties for both club and country. Earlier this week, the Chelsea midfielder missed a penalty as Italy was held to a 0-0 draw by Switzerland.
Switzerland were the real ‘dark horse’ of 2020 European championship tournament, they knocked out France and nearly did the same thing to Spain, what an incredible run!. They can be proud of themselves, nobody saw them going this far, they fought a good fight regardless of the poor penalty shootout.
Goalkeepers in Euro 2020 has performed beyond expectations, many of them has a good number of saves recorded in their name. A good Goalkeeper is determined by the kind of quality Defenders that is shielding the defense line for him to avoid strikers from scoring unnecessary goals. Most of the heartbreaking moments of Euro 2020, was caused by goalkeepers after denying a striker a clear goal scoring opportunity.
Spain eliminated Switzerland from the 2020 UEFA European Championship after winning 3-1 on penalty shoot out in the quarterfinals of the competition. Spain progressed to the Semi-final of the 2020 UEFA European championship after dramatic shootout win over Switzerland and would face the winner of the match between Belgium and Italy.
The UEFA Euro2020 competition is currently ongoing with quarter final games being played already. Some top countries like France, Germany, Portugal and Croatia have already been Eliminated with just a little over eight countries remaining in the competition. We have seen some spectacular goals and saves in the competition already as much as own goals being scored by native players.
It was an incredible performance from Yann Sommer, though Switzerland are already out of the competition, the 32 year old deserves more respect than any other player on the pitch in their quarter finals game against Spain. Sommer deserves at least a nomination for the best goalkeeper of the tournament, if not the best, because so far in the tournament, no other goalkeeper has produced a performance like his.
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UEFA showers praise on Switzerland goalkeeper after his heroic performance against Spain in the Euro
The European football governing body UEFA has showered praise on Switzerland goalkeeper Yann Sommer for his outstanding performance in his team's match against Spain national team in the Euro 2020. The shot stopper was impressive for the Switzerland national as he made many incredible saves to deny Spain strikers in the entertaining match.
It's been over 24 hours since Italy beat England in penalty shoot-out to win the Euro 2020 tournament, but UEFA are yet to release an official team of the tournament. The Euro 2020 tournament was a very interesting one packed with some brilliant performances from the players that took part, with an official team yet to be released, we will be suggesting the eleven players that we think should make the team of the tournament, the selection will be done based on player performance throughout the tournament.
Kylian Mbappé has reportedly contacted Marcus Rashford to express his sympathy after he missed a penalty kick in the Euro 2020 final. Rashford was one of three Lions stars who couldn't find a goal in Wembley's exhibition game against Italy on Sunday because Gareth Southgate's Three Lions didn't finish at the last hurdle.
Opinion: Check out the Bundesliga goalkeeper that can help Chelsea retain the Champions League next season
After an impressive performance in the euro 2020 tournament, Borussia Monchengladbach and Switzerland goalkeeper Yann Sommer is likely to attract interest from top European clubs this summer, and Chelsea should not hesitate In signing him at Stamford bridge if they want to retain Europe's most prestigious trophy next season.
Italy drew 0-0 against Switzerland in the fifth match of their 2022 World Cup qualifiers. This result might have been different if Chelsea midfielder Jorginho had converted his penalty in the 53rd minute of the match, but he missed his kick as Italy settled for a draw. Photo Credit: @EURO2020 || Twitter App.
International competitions are an opportunity for unknown players to catapult themselves into the limelight. The four players on this list have done just that by providing back to back stellar performances and are likely have swarms of clubs looking for their signatures. 1. Jeremy Doku. Not many football viewers knew this Belgian player before he was introduced in the Euro 2020 friendlies.
Euro 2020 came back with a bang on Friday with two absorbing quarter final clashes. Here is my best XI from the games involving Spain, Switzerland, Belgium and Italy. GK: Yann Sommer (Switzerland) Didn’t deserve to be on the losing side after a string of superb saves, including a couple in the penalty shoot-out.
The Euro2020 is gradually coming to an end as the quarter-finals between 4 different teams was played last night. Spain played against Switzerland while Belgium faced Italy to secure a place in the semi-finals. However, Belgium and Switzerland were eliminated from the competition leaving Spain and Italy to face any qualifying team in the semifinal.
Switzerland goalkeeper Yann Sommer made ten saves against Spain in the quarter-final after full and extra time, and then saved one penalty during the penalty shoot out, earning him the title of goalkeeper of the quarter-final round. Defenders Harry Maguire Luke Show Coufal Thomas Vermaelen On Saturday, Luke Shaw provided two assists and kept a clean sheet against Ukraine, while his teammate Maguire, scored one goal for the three lions.
After a 1-1 draw in full and extra time, Spain defeated Switzerland in the EURO 2020 quarter finals on penalties. Switzerland captain and goalkeeper Yann Sommer had an impressive performance against Spain with nine saves after full and extra time. The goalkeeper also made the first save that gave his side the lead during the penalty shoot out.