England, Scotland Rekindle Oldest Rivalry In Football History – Independent Newspaper Nigeria

LAGOS – This weekend will be packed with exciting fixtures in EURO 2020. Wounded Germany will seek to rekindle their title chase when they clash with Portugal while England and Scotland flare up the oldest rivalry in football history.

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In Group D, England will face Scotland in Wembley Stadium at 8pm on Friday (today). England and Scotland have the oldest rivalry in football history.

Favourites of the tournament, England are on a high after an impressive victory over Croatia but a defeat against their neighbours would rob them of much of the momentum they are looking to build. The loss against Czech Republic 2-0 leaves Scotland likely needing a win here to escape the group stages. Croatia will battle against Czech Republic at 5pm, while in Group E, Sweden and Slovakia will take place at 2pm.

On Saturday, Group F’s Group of Death will provide an exciting match with Portugal facing Germany at 5pm on StarTimes World Football channel.

Portugal beat Hungary 3-0 in their opening game, with Raphael Guerreiro opening the scoring before Ronaldo scored twice to take his European Championship haul to an all-time record of 11 goals. Germany lost their opening game against world champions France 1-0.

On the same day, France will try to take the Group F lead against Hungary at 2pm while Spain, Poland match will kick off at 8 pm.

Italy became the first side to book their place in the last 16 of Euro 2020 after a 3-0 win against Switzerland. Wales took a significant step towards qualifying for the knock-out stages after prevailing 2-0 against Turkey.

They will seek a win against Italy on Sunday to secure the second qualifying spot in Group A, after drawing 1-1 with the Swiss in their opening game. Italy and Wales will clash on Sunday at 5pm. Switzerland will take on Turkey at 5pm.




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