England will play the first European Championship final in their history and aspire to win their second major tournament after the 1966 World Cup.
France Press agency
England captain Harry Kane revealed, on Saturday, that American actor Tom Cruise expressed his encouragement to his players before the European Football Championship final against Italy on Sunday.
“Obviously we have ex-players and people calling us,” the Tottenham striker told the BBC. “But Tom Cruise did it yesterday (Friday), anyone who loves football can call you,” he said.
movie star like Best or epic Mission: Impossible She was present this Saturday in the women’s Wimbledon final, which was won by Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty, and according to Kane, she conveyed her support to England ahead of the historic final against the Italians.
“I think he was in the UK and he called us on FaceTime, just to wish our group the best. It was kind of like him,” Kane, who has scored four goals so far in the European Championships, explained.
“I’m not sure if I’ll be in the final, but football is an important thing in the world. It’s okay to have support that comes from any profession,” Kane stressed.
England will play the first European Championship final in its history and aspire to win its second major tournament after the 1966 World Cup. (D)