One step away from Euro 2020 final – England v Denmark talking points

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England face Denmark in the semi-finals of Euro 2020 at Wembley on Wednesday night.

Gareth Southgate’s side will be looking to make history under the arch, while the visitors continue on their quest to emulate their surprise 1992 European Championship success.

Here, the PA news agency looks ahead to some of the key talking points ahead of the game.

1966 and all that

England are looking to make their first major final since winning the 1966 World Cup.
England are looking to make their first major final since winning the 1966 World Cup. (PA)

From ’66 to 66,000

England fans have been out in force at Wembley this summer.
England fans have been out in force at Wembley this summer (Nick Potts/PA)

Christian values

Christian Eriksen has been cheering on Denmark since collapsing in the opening game of the finals.
Christian Eriksen has been cheering on Denmark since collapsing in the opening game of the finals (Christian Eriksen/Instagram)

The Shawberto Show

Luke Shaw's recent performances have been praised by World Cup-winning left-back Roberto Carlos
Luke Shaw’s recent performances have been praised by World Cup-winning left-back Roberto Carlos (Mike Egerton/PA)

No goals allowed

Jordan Pickford has kept five clean sheets from five games during the tournament.
Jordan Pickford has kept five clean sheets from five games during the tournament (Nick Potts/PA)

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