Euro 2020: Canadians have caught football fever over battle between England and Italy

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  • Global News published this video item, entitled “Euro 2020: Canadians have caught football fever over battle between England and Italy” – below is their description.

    Sunday’s final of Euro 2020 is boosting fandom to new heights, in part due to excitement over lifting COVID-19 restrictions across Canada.

    In addition to being the first time the team’s been in the Euro final, if England wins, it will be the country’s first major victory since winning the 1966 World Cup.

    But as Mike Drolet reports, it’ll be a match to remember for fans of every kind.

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