Merk argiewe: penalties

Piers Morgan & Stacey Solomon lei huldeblyke as Engeland Euro verloor 2020 eindstryd na Italië na gespanne wedstryd gaan straf toe

Piers Morgan lead the commiserations as England lost the Euro 2020 final to Italy after a tense match.

The 56-year-old star had been documenting the entire match, which he was watching live at Wembley with his sons, comic Jack Whitehall, and other pals.

Piers tweeted his disappointment after watching with his sons and comic Jack

Piers tweeted his disappointment after watching with his sons and comic JackKrediet: Instagram

But after the lengthy game came to an end he took to his Twitter page to share his disappointment.

Piers simply wrote: “It didn’t come home”, alongside an angry swearing, and crying emoji.

He later added on Instagram: “I admire every player who steps up & shows the balls to take a penalty in a game that important.

Especially when they’re just 19, 21 & 23. Proud of you @bukayosaka87 @sanchooo10 @marcusrashfordyou missed, and we lost, but you’ve all got guts.

Stacey Solomon also took to social media to share her reaction, posting a black and white photo of her hand on the back of her son’s head while she comforted him.

Sy het geskryf: “Just wanted to say… Thank you to the England team for giving our family so many exciting memories.

Stacey comforted her son

Stacey comforted her son

It’s been so exciting to watch and although we are gutted for you all, you’ve been amazing.

Dermot O’Leary shared a photo of Bukayo Saka being hugged by England manager Gareth Southgate and wrote: “Keep that beautiful head up, Sê. You did your club and country proud.

Intussen, Love Island’s Amber Gill took to her Instagram Story to pay tribute to the team.

Pulling a sad face as she watched live at the stadium, Amber assured the team that they’d done us proud.

Amber was among the first celebs to pay tribute to the England team

Amber was among the first celebs to pay tribute to the England team

Sy het geskryf: “You did us proud, all of you, and we love you.

The Three Lions put on an impressive and respectable performancebut it was Italy who were victorious at the end.

England got off to a great start, with Luke Shaw scoring within the first two minutes of the match.

England lost the tense match against Italy

England lost the tense match against ItalyKrediet: PA
The team put on a heroic display

The team put on a heroic displayKrediet: EPA

Egter, Italy scored in the second halfforcing us into extra time.

The two teams remained equals, and it was penalties that proved to be England’s downfallwith Italy getting three out of five into the goal, and England only two.

BBC and ITV pundits celebrate Luke Shaw’s opening goal in the Euro 2020 finaal