Latest updates from Wembley Stadium where Italy take on England in the final of Euro 2020.
- England in their first European Championship final
- Italy last won the Euros in 1968; lost finals in 2002 and 2012
- England have conceded just one goal at Euro 2020
- Italy unbeaten in last 33 matches
- Kick-off: 19:00 GMT
Hello, ciao. You are here because you love football and either England or Italy. Or both. Or neither.
I’m Faras Ghani (@farasG) and I will bring you the biggest football game today (Argentina beat Brazil in the previous biggest one this morning) together with Maria Michela D’Alessandro (@MMichiDale) in a Rome fanzone and Maira Watanbe outside Wembley Stadium in London.
Impossible to walk around Wembley
Our correspondent Maira is taking a walk outside Wembley Stadium. And she sends us this update:
“There are loads of people arriving at the stadium, shouting, singing, people are just really happy and it is almost impossible to walk around. Loads of rubbish already on the floor and some people falling on the broken glasses, little bit dangerous.
She’s also spotted some Italian fans!
Got an appetite for some delicious freshly baked stats? Well, some stats date back to 1933 but I can safely say you can easily digest them.
Seated? Here you go: A statistical look at the Italy-England rivalry
Road to the final
Do you still remember how these teams got to the final?
You can either take a trivia in 55 years (some may ask why 55, others will know why 55) or head over to our special photo gallery:
In Pictures: Italy, England road to Euro 2020 final
Home or Rome?
What started on June 11 ends tonight: Italy take on England at Wembley Stadium in London in the final of the 2020 European Championship.
England hope that a partisan home crowd will help them lift a first major trophy since winning the 1966 World Cup at the old Wembley.
Italy have not won the Euros since 1968 but the Azzurri are on an unbeaten run of 33 games since September 2018 and have never lost against England at a major event.
Read our Euro 2020 final preview here.