Italy wins Euro for the first time after 53 years

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Italy defeated England 3-2 on penalties in Euro 2020 final to win Euro after 53 years. The win has also extended Italy’s unbeaten run in international football to 34 matches, just one less than the world record of 35 managed by Spain during their golden run from 2007 to 2009.England was playing in its first major final in 55 years. It’s the latest heartache in shootouts at major tournaments, after defeats in 1990, 1996, 1998, 2004, 2006 and 2012.