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England v Croatia – UEFA Euro 2020 Group D
June 13, 2021 @ 2:00 pm BST
England and Croatia play their opening group match of the delayed UEFA Euro 2020, with this match originally due to be played a year ago on the 12th June 2020. These two sides have met regularly in recent years, with Croatia reaching their first FIFA World Cup final in 2018 after coming out 2-1 winners at the semi-final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow (see below).
The two teams were drawn together in the 2018-19 UEFA Nations League, drawing 0-0 behind closed doors in Croatia in October 2018 before England won 2-1 a month later at Wembley Stadium thanks to late goals from Jesse Lingard and Harry Kane which sent them to the Finals.
UEFA Euro 2020
How do I get tickets to UEFA Euro 2020?
The ticket ballot for UEFA Euro 2020 has already finished, further information when more tickets are released will be available at the official UEFA Euro 2020 website here.
How do I get to Wembley Stadium?
Airport: The two busiest airports in the UK serve London and between them have flights to most of the world’s prime destinations – Heathrow Airport is 20 miles west of Wembley, with Gatwick Airport approximately 60 miles south of the stadium.
From Heathrow Airport you can catch the Heathrow Express train to Paddington Station and use the Underground to reach Wembley from there. Or the airport sits on the London Underground Piccadilly Line, which you will have to change lines at least a couple of times to reach the stadium.
From Gatwick Airport, you can use the Gatwick Express to reach Victoria Station and use the Underground to reach Wembley from there.
Train: Wembley Stadium Central is on the Chiltern Railways line with trains to the Midlands, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire and is less than a kilometre away from the stadium.
Wembley Central Station (London Midland/Southern) also has trains stop here with destinations including Milton Keynes. The station is approximately a 2km walk from the stadium.
Further travel information is available on the Wembley Stadium guide.
Where to stay in Wembley
UEFA Euro 2020 Official Website – England v Croatia Match Info: www.uefa.com/uefaeuro-2020/match/2024451–england-vs-croatia
Last Updated on July 7, 2020 by Sports Tourist