Euro 2020 Semifinals, England vs Denmark: Good news; UK PM Boris Johnson extends pub closing time to 11.15 PM

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Euro 2020 Semifinals, England vs Denmark: Good news; UK PM Boris Johnson extends pub closing time to 11.15 PM- Boris Johnson has sanctioned plans for the Pubs to extend their serving hours to 11.15 PM in case the Euro 2020 final goes into extra time.

Italy set to face Spain in the first semifinal while England will entertain Denmark in the second semis. The final is scheduled to be held at the iconic Wembley on 12th July.

Pubs are currently allowed to serve until 10.30 PM but the Prime Minister will now put together a plan in front of the House of Commons.

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The official spokesperson of the Prime Minister has confirmed the development.

“We are taking forward plans to allow pubs to open until 11.15pm on Sunday.

“The entire nation has been gripped by the Euros and this will ensure people can come together to enjoy the final in pubs, should they wish to do so.”

Euro 2020 Semifinals, England vs Denmark: Good news; UK PM Boris Johnson extends pub closing time to 11.15 PM

Celebrations turned violent following England’s 4-0 victory over Ukraine in the quarterfinals as Metropolitan Police was thrown into quick action and nine arrests were made on that night.

The change in the timings will come in place regardless of England’s result against Denmark. The Three Lions are pushing for a place in the final and will surely start the semifinal as the favourites.

Euro 2020 semifinal schedule:

Semifinals

July 7, Wednesday 

SF1: Italy vs Spain (12:30 am, London)

July 8, Thursday

SF2: England vs Denmark (12:30 am, London)

Final

July 12, Monday 

England squad for the Euro 2020:

Goalkeepers: Sam Johnstone (West Bromwich Albion), Jordan Pickford (Everton), Aaron Ramsdale (Sheffield United)

Defenders: Ben Chilwell (Chelsea), Conor Coady (Wolves), Reece James (Chelsea), Harry Maguire (Manchester United), Tyrone Mings (Aston Villa), Luke Shaw (Manchester United), John Stones (Manchester City), Kieran Trippier (Atletico Madrid), Kyle Walker (Manchester City), Ben White (Brighton & Hove Albion)

Midfielders: Jude Bellingham (Borussia Dortmund), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Mason Mount (Chelsea), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds), Declan Rice (West Ham)

Forwards: Dominic Calvert-Lewin (Everton), Phil Foden (Manchester City), Jack Grealish (Aston Villa), Harry Kane (Tottenham), Marcus Rashford (Manchester United), Bukayo Saka (Arsenal), Jadon Sancho (Borussia Dortmund), Raheem Sterling (Manchester City)