The “Blue Tide” has invaded London. England-Scotland tonight, the oldest rivalry in history


tartan army more popular attack three lions, in a derby that goes beyond 90 minutes of a European match.

England I Scotland They will return tonight to compete in the final stage 25 years after last (On that occasion also it was played in London and it was 2-0 English). head to head valid second day of group d faces one of the favorite structures of euro 2020, coach Southgate and one of the outsiders indicated as a possible surprise, but who made the wrong move, losing to Czech Republic. old enemy Nothing like that can be assumed.

Original. between Scotland and England is actually one oldest international rivalry in the history of football. Removed local enemies, in fact, the Scots and English claim the longest ever, which has its origins in the conflicts that led to the birth of the United Kingdom. From the Hadrian’s Wall separating the lands of Albion from the Highlands until the recent referendum separatistsThe relationship between the two main constituent nations of the UK, going through the Anglo-Scottish Wars of the Middle Ages, has never been a bed of roses and, although in recent centuries civil coexistence and harmony, he found in sports, and above all in football, a let out very important.

Head to head fall. England and Scotland are two old citizens in the world of football. The first international meeting recognized by UEFA and FIFA was actually hosted by two British representatives. In Partick on November 30, 1872, Glasgow suburbs, and that score ended with 0–0. others followed 111, with a substantial and surprising balance, given that the British won “just” five more races (46–41). This is because the match has always been very heartfelt for both sides, often narrowing the gap between the two selections, naturally pending in favor of London in light of the difference in population of the two countries. there globalization of football, a decrease in the frequency of matches between Scots and English (11 crossings in the first 20 years, 4 in the last) and an increase in New rivalry on the white side There was a slight and generalized reduction in tension during the one-on-one matches (with France and Germany at the top). Which however is ready to shine a light on every new occasion.

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hymn. The official anthem of Scotland would be, as for England, the British God Save the Queen. However, historical poetry was abandoned after a choice by Edinburgh to focus more on patriotism. flower of scotland. Written by Roy Williamson Dia choris In the mid-sixties, in the next decade this . became the official anthem of Tartan Army. And what can it talk about, if the battle against the English enemy is not won? don’t remember the song battle of bannockburn, in which an outnumbered army of King Robert I of Scotland ruthlessly defeated King Edward II of England, thus maintaining the independence of the region but irritating England in many places.

attack. So tonight’s event at 9 pm will be a new opportunity for a lively yet sporty clash between the two selections. Clarke vs. Southgate, Kane vs. Dykes, Robertson vs. Foden, with the British clearly at an advantage. Waiting to learn the ground’s decision, however, the challenge began after a literal invasion of London by an army of blue fans. who have come more than 20 thousand, Although Wembley will host less than half of them. In the meantime, however, they have been making themselves heard in the streets of the capital for hours, even in a noisy and chaotic manner. with charge They hope that tonight will inspire their favorite people to move swiftly against British rule. And, on a sporting level, repeat the sensational victory achieved by Robert I of Scotland at Bannockburn.


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