3:09 PM PT– In spite of appearing rather bleak after the match, the Duke and Duchess proved to be excellent sports after their team lost– taking to Twitter with a rather positive message.
Congratulations @Azzurri on a great victory.@England, youve all come so far, however regretfully this time it wasnt our day. W– The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@KensingtonRoyal) July 11, 2021
@England, youve all come so far, but regretfully this time it wasnt our day. You can all hold your heads high, and be so happy of yourselves– I know theres more to come.
2:59 PM PT– Heartbreak in England … the group simply lost the Euro 2020 Final to Italy in penalty shot– this AFTER their goalie made an unbelievable conserve to offer them one last battling possibility.
And, like many others … the Royals looked none too delighted. Sorry, Georgie boy.
BONUCCI Italy are back in this final!! pic.twitter.com/7lBvKnDUr3— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) July 11, 2021.
George seemed rather attentive throughout– but when England scored first in the opening couple of minutes of the match … and he and his old guy celebrated together in what produced a remarkable (and viral) moment that the majority of the UK observed with glee.
Some are joking that Prince George may just be Prince Philip reincarnated– and by the looks of how fired up he is right now enjoying this … they may just be right.
His pops, Prince William, was seen revealing his young boy the ins and outs of the game … at one point crouching down to Georgies level and pointing out what was down on the pitch below.
Sweet minute for the Royal Family. BTW, its 1-1 now– Italy tied it up, and theres just a few minutes left in guideline. Do not let George down, Team England !!!
Prince George is much like any other English individual around the world today– cheering on his national team at the UEFA 2020 Final … and freaking out when they scored early.
So, yeah … the kids a big fan of the video game. And, although he probably has his folks (and entire national heritage) to thank for that … some are likewise offering huge approximately his great-grandfather, the late Prince Philip– who was a HUGE sports fan, especially for English football.
The 7-year-old son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was shoulder-to-shoulder Sunday at Wembley Stadium in London … where England was dealing with off versus Italy for the last match of the tournament, in which all the European national groups completed for the gold.
Originally Published– 1:53 PM Released.
Congratulations @Azzurri on a terrific victory.@England, youve all come so far, but unfortunately this time it wasnt our day. You can all hold your heads high, and be so happy of yourselves– I know theres more to come. W– The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@KensingtonRoyal) July 11, 2021
You can all hold your heads high, and be so proud of yourselves– I know theres more to come. Do not let George down, Team England !!!
⚽|NEW: Prince George reacts to Englands objective pic.twitter.com/5JcXEYpaBL— Politics For All (@PoliticsForAlI) July 11, 2021.
Originally Published– 1:53 PM PT.
The Duke of Edinburgh– who died earlier this year at the age of 99– notoriously gone to Wembley himself waaay in the past … and really welcomed the national England team personally, shaking the gamers hands on the field, and no doubt enjoying himself too.