European Nations .. The Netherlands achieves its second victory and qualifies for the round of 16
The Dutch national team won a valuable victory over its Austrian counterpart, with two clean goals, in the match that brought them together today, Thursday, in the second round of the third group matches of the European Football Championship. Memphis Debye scored the Dutch double from the penalty spot and Denzel Dumfries scored in the 11th and 67th minutes, respectively. With this victory, the Dutch team raised its score at the top of Group C to 6 points from two matches, after defeating its Ukrainian counterpart 3-2 in its first match, to become the third team that secured its place in the final price of the continental championship after the teams of Italy and Belgium. On the other hand, the Austrian team’s balance stopped at 3 points after its victory in its first match against North Macedonia 3-1. The standings of the third group teams after the end of the second round of competitions: 1- Netherlands 6 points (from 2 wins). 2- Ukraine 3 points (from a loss and a win). 3- Austria 3 points (win and lose). 4- North Macedonia without points (after two defeats). The winners and runners-up of each of the six groups will qualify for the Round of 16, in addition to the 4 best third-placed teams. The finals of the European Nations Cup “Euro 2020”, postponed for a whole year due to Corona, will be held between June 11 and next July 11 in 11 European cities for the first time in the history of the competition to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of its launch, which are the cities: “Amsterdam, Baku, Seville, Bucharest.” Budapest, Copenhagen, Glasgow, London, Munich, Rome and Petersburg.