England come home as players and fans prepare for return to Wembley

60,000 expected to cheer on England at Euro 2020 semi-final, the biggest crowd to gather in the UK since the pandemic began

Football has landed on home soil. After Saturday night’s emphatic 4-0 win over Ukraine in Rome, the England team flew back to their base at St George’s Park in Staffordshire for a day of rest, table tennis and Love Island on catchup. The rest of their Euro 2020 will be played at Wembley. The only question now is whether that will be one more game or two: a semi-final against Denmark awaits on Wednesday. Win that and they will play next Sunday against the either Italy or Spain in their first European Championship final, and their first major final since the 1966 World Cup.

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