Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

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Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

This Friday, July 2, the quarterfinals of Euro 2020 began, with the victory of Spain against Switzerland, on penalties. But then the main course would come, with the corresponding match between Italy and Belgium.

Both teams were looking to get into the next round en route to the grand final at Wembley and it was Italy who would end up advancing. In that way, he is among the best four teams in Europe today.

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In the first part of the game, the Italian team took the lead in the tie, at minute 31 Nicolo Barella beat Thibaut Courtois with a cross shot, while, minutes later at 44, Lorenzo Insigne he scored a great goal after taking a shot with placement.

However, before the end of the first period, the Belgian team came closer on the scoreboard and after a penalty scored by Romelu lukakuAnnotation with which he reached 21 goals this year, they went 2-1 before the complementary part.

At the end of the regulation 90 minutes, the score remained in the same way with an advantage in favor of 2-1 of the Italians.

Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

Spain eliminated Switzerland and will face Italy / Kirill Kudryavstev – Pool / Getty Images

The Red Fury will be Italy’s rival for the semi-finals of Euro 2020, the set of Luis Enrique they drew 1-1 against the Swiss national team in the regulation 90 minutes, and once overtime had been played, they went to the penalty shoot-out, where they overcame 1-3 from eleven steps.

Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

Italy eliminates Belgium and will face Spain in the semi-finals of Euro 2020

Wembley Stadium will host the remainder of Euro 2020 / Matthew Childs – Pool / Getty Images

As previously announced by UEFA, from the semi-finals to the grand final, the venue for the remaining matches will be London at Wembley Stadium.

Therefore, next Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 9:00 p.m., Spain time, the Spanish team and the Italian team will be measured with the aim of reaching the final.

The winning country of this confrontation will be seen in the final against one of the winners of the quarterfinals and semifinals between the Czech Republic, Denmark, Ukraine or England