Werner sends message to England Chelsea team-mates
Chelsea and Germany striker Timo Werner has suggested his England teammates have what it takes to win the European Championship this summer, after the English knocked out Germany in the round of 16.
Werner was a guest at Sky Sports’ Formula 1 Austrian Grand Prix, where he was mistaken for a “Chelsea keeper”.
Speaking to the broadcaster, Werner admitted he was impressed by his fellow club members internationally for England.
Werner said: “Yesterday [vs Ukraine] for sure it was a brilliant game on their part, they were the best team in the tuesday game [against Germany] so they have everything you need to win the Euro and i wish them all the best.
“I think they will have chances – they have proven that in every game they have played, Denmark, they have had a lot of chances. Whether they take them or not is a different thing. That’s what it’s all about at night. ” he said.
“I think England will create chances. England are very strong on set pieces but in saying that Denmark are. It’s a good match-up.
“There is never much between England and Denmark. They are both strong, physical and willful runners, the defenders are tall, strong, again set pieces. “When you look at the teams and match them up, the difference can be – and he’s fit now, for me – the difference on the night could be Harry Kane.
It remains to be seen whether Mason Mount, Reece James and Ben Chilwell will be crowned European champions for England at Euro 2020. If they succeed, the three will be double European champions, after winning the Champions League. with Chelsea last season. .
Les Bleus will have a tournament winner in their ranks with Andreas Christensen’s Denmark facing England in one of the semi-finals while Jorginho and Emerson’s Italy will face Cesar Azpilicueta’s Spain in the another match.