The England women’s team faces Germany in the “Euro 2022” final in search of its first title in the tournament, while the women of Germany, twice world champions and eight times European, are looking for revenge for what happened in the 1966 World Cup final.
Women’s football does not receive the same attention as men’s football, despite the strength of the competition, but it is expressed somewhat silently, so that the media interest in it is not the same as the momentum surrounding the men’s competitions. The European Women’s Championship “Euro 2022” came to an end, but it was not in the forefront, although it came during the summer hiatus.
The spotlight was on the men’s club Mercato, at a time when Germany and England will meet in the Women’s Euro 2022 final tomorrow, Sunday.
The march of Germany and England in the championship
England made a strong performance in the current version of the “Euro”. The “Three Lions” team led by women is the most scoring goals in this tournament with 20 goals, and the second team in the percentage of possession after Spain, in addition to being the second team to reach the goal after France. With his 95 attempts. As for the weakness of the England team, it is represented in the defense line, as it is offensive and witnesses the glow of its player and attacking the Arsenal team, Beth Mead, who leads the tournament’s top scorer with 6 goals, and tops the constructors’ standings with 5 assists, while her colleague Alicia Russo comes in Third place in terms of scoring with 4 goals and one assist.
This brilliance led England to achieve 5 victories in 5 matches in the tournament, as the “Lions” women overtook the group stage with 9 points, in addition to two wins in the quarter-finals and semi-finals.
🚨 24 HOURS TO GO 🚨
— UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 (@WEURO2022) July 30, 2022
Who will win the #WEURO2022 Golden Boot? 🏆
— Barclays Women’s Super League (@BarclaysWSL) July 30, 2022
In the other boat, the German team enters the match with a full mark of victories as well, in light of the brilliance of its striker Alexandra Pope, who scored 6 goals without creating a goal, to be in second place in terms of goals, equal to English Med.
The German national team scored 13 goals in the tournament and conceded only one goal, thus having the best defensive line.
Germany did not forget and England to compensate for the disappointments of men
The Germans did not forget what happened in the 1966 World Cup final, when England snatched its first star in the Men’s World Cup. On that day, England won (4-2), scoring a goal that angered the Germans, as the ball did not cross the goal line, but the goalkeeper awarded the goal.
German media believes that the German women’s team has an opportunity to avenge what happened at Wembley Stadium in the 1966 World Cup final when it faces England in the Euro 2022 final.
German (Bild) wrote that “After 56 years, Germany has a chance to avenge the 2-4 loss in the 1966 final.” According to the newspaper, it is expected that there will be 3,000 Germans among the 90,000 fans who are expected to attend the final tomorrow, Sunday (19:00 Jerusalem time).
“Bild” indicated that many Germans still remember the 1966 World Cup final these days, as well as the death of Uwe Seeler, one of the greats of German football who participated in the “controversial” final defeat against England.
🏴 Sarina Wiegman 𝗢𝗥 Martina Voss-Tecklenburg 🇩🇪
— UEFA Women’s EURO 2022 (@WEURO2022) July 29, 2022
Comments circulated in social networks about the 1966 Wembley final, reminding that at least this time the video assistant technology will be available to resolve the questionable goals.
As for the women of England, they play the match to compensate for the disappointments of the men’s team, which the English media always give the role of the “underdog” or the underdog team, and whenever it reaches a quarter-final or semi-final in a tournament, it is sung and presented as a hero and achieved an achievement, but the truth is that continuing to fail For years without climbing to the podium is a failure.
Read also .. Drop the title of “Mannchevt” from the German national team
The results of the England national team for women and men in a country that says it is the cradle of modern football, does not indicate that the ball was born in England, because the 1966 World Cup title is the only one in the men’s and women’s teams, in a country where the football league is the best in the world, and here The English Premier League for men is meant.
As for the German women’s team, which has won the World Cup twice, it will be on a journey to seek dominance in Europe and achieve a ninth title in the European Championship.
#Euro #England #compensate #disappointments #Germany #leadership #journey