With the competition concluded in Italy’s favor after a stressing game, the tournament’s player of the year has just been awarded
Several names were brilliant in the competition as not eve the defending Champions, Portugal could make it into the final, showing his competitive Euro2020 was.
Both France, Germany, and Portugal were evicted halfway leaving the final to England and Italy with Italy winning after a penalty shootout.
Many expectations have been hanging around who the player of the tournament could be with impressive performances coming from France’s N’Golo Kante, Italy’s Jorginho, Donnarumma, Insigne, Spinazzola, England’s Luke Shaw, Raheem Sterling and so many other players.
Italy’s goalkeeper, Donnarumma was handed Euro2020 player of the tournament while his opposite, Pickford took home the Golden Glove.
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Donarumma’s superb stop helped Italy secure the trophy as he brilliantly kept out penalty kicks from Jadon Sancho, Marcus Rashford and Bukayo Saka.
The former AC Milan keeper also was kept out kicks from Alvaro Morata and Dani Olmo in the semi finals against Spain.
The 6.5″ goalkeeper becomes the second keeper to win the reputable award after Kasper Schmeichel’s 1992 heroic helped Denmark secure the trophy.
The 22-year-old will be joining Paris Saint German in the new season after leaving AC Milan in the just concluded season as a free agent.
On the other hand, Pickford’s five clean sheets against Croatia, Scotland, the Czech Republic, Germany and Ukraine won him the golden glove.
Spainish young midfielder, Pedri has also been named the Euro2020 Young Player of the Tournament after playing a total of 629 minutes for Spain and completed 92.3% passes in total.
Cristano Ronaldo with 5 goals in 1 assist in 360minutes played won the Alipay Top Scorer.