Those are the last two teams remaining in the European Championship, a tournament delayed a year by the coronavirus pandemic but played successfully in several countries on the continent.
The two teams are the last of the 24 that kicked off on June 11 in Rome, and will meet on Sunday in the Euro 2020 final at Wembley Stadium.
England have played five of their six games in their own national football stadium, and the next one will also be at Wembley Stadium.
Of England’s games so far, only the quarter-final victory over Ukraine has been played away from home.
While Harry Kane did not score in the group stage, the forward now has four goals in three games, including rebounding from his penalty saved in the semi-finals against Denmark.
Raheem Pound sterling He has three goals and tied the penalty that put England in their first major soccer final since 1966.
The team has conceded just one goal in six games.
England coach Gareth southgate he has a deep team of young and exciting players who have excelled in the tournament and at the same time made history for themselves.
After failing to qualify for the last World Cup, Italy set a national team record of 33 unbeaten matches.
Six of them have reached Euro 2020.
The team earned victories over Turkey, Switzerland and Wales in the group stage, but were then carried into extra time before beating Austria in the round of 16.
An impressive 2-1 win over top-ranked Belgium followed, giving Italy a record 13 wins in a row. That streak ended in the semi-finals, but Italy still advanced by beating Spain 4-2 on penalties after a 1-1 draw.
Italy reached the final with a mix of offensive flair and solid defense, allowing them to concede just three goals in the tournament.