Amanda Holden shows support for the England team ahead of the final

‘Bring it home boys!’ Amanda Holden, Simon Cowell and Phillip Schofield leads stars showing their support for the England team ahead of their Euro 2020 final

  • Stars came out in force ahead of England’s much-anticipated Euro 2020 final against Italy at London’s Wembley Stadium on Sunday
  • Boris Johnson and the Queen have also called on England to ‘bring it home’ in personal letters to Gareth Southgate
  • Gareth has also urged the nation to ‘stop looking at the negatives of our own country’ because ‘England has so much to be proud of’

Amanda Holden, Phillip Schofield and Simon Cowell have joined a slew of stars showing their support for the Three Lions ahead of their Euro 2020 final on Sunday. 

Amanda , 50, donned a white England shirt in a leggy snap and said to The Sun: ‘It has been lovely to feel united and watch the country come together. I’m proud to be supporting England.’ 

Fellow BGT judge Simon, 61, also joined in the patriotic display saying: ‘This is the best boost the country can have right now — good luck tonight.’ 

It’s coming home! Amanda Holden (pictured), Phillip Schofield and Simon Cowell have joined a slew of stars showing their support for the Three Lions ahead of their Euro 2020 final

This Morning host, Phillip Schofield, 59, said of the upcoming match to The Sun:: ‘To our squad, thank you for being the lift we needed. 

‘You have transformed the mood of the country and given us something to celebrate that is priceless. Bring it home, boys.’ 

Katie Price, 43, motivated the team insisting that football’s coming home by sporting an England T-shirt. 

Dermot O’Leary, 48, gave an emotive statement to Southgate and the team, commenting on the impact that the tournament has had on the country as a whole. 

Into the final: Fellow BGT judge Simon  also joined in the patriotic display saying ‘This is the best boost the country can have right now — good luck tonight’

Football fans: Phillip Schofield said of the upcoming match: ‘You have transformed the mood of the country and given us something to celebrate that is priceless. Bring it home, boys.’

Support: Katie Price, 43, motivated the team insisting that football’s coming home by sporting an England T-shirt

His co-host Alison Hammond, 46, also expressed the pride she has for the Three Lions. 

Gary Barlow, 50, joined in the glittering line of stars, wishing the squad good luck, and his fellow bandmate Howard Donald, 53, praised the hard work of Southgate. 

Reality star and footballer Mark Wright, 34, expressed his childhood dreams coming through and he’d been patient for this day. 

Football: Gary Barlow, 50, joined in the glittering line of stars, wishing the squad good luck, along with bandmate Howard Donald, 53, praised the hard work of Southgate

Waiting for this: Reality star and footballer Mark Wright, 34, expressed his childhood dreams coming through and he’d been patient for this day

JLS donned England shirts to show their support for the team, with Marvin Humes, 36, reassuring the team that the whole country was behind them. 

The singer Ella Henderson, 25, will be enjoying a pint to show her support for the squad. 

Even Bear Grylls, 47, showed his support by pointing out the bravery of the English spirit being reflected in the football team.  

Peter Chilton, goalkeeper legend, 71, who holds the title of England’s most capped player with 125 appearances, also cheered on the lads. 

Boxer Anthony Joshua, 31, expressed his admiration for the effort of the England team. 

Words of wisdom: Boxer Anthony Joshua, 31, expressed his admiration for the effort of the England team

Amongst the celebrities coming to support the team, Boris Johnson and the Queen have also called on England to ‘bring it home’ in personal letters to Gareth Southgate and his ‘band of brothers’ ahead of the Euro 2020 final.

The prime minister praised the team’s ‘sheer flair’ as he called on them to lift the trophy against Italy at Wembley on Sunday, saying they had ‘already made history.’

Meanwhile the Queen earlier sent her ‘good wishes’ and praised the team’s ‘spirit, commitment and pride’ in a short note to Southgate as she recalled presenting Sir Bobby Moore with the World Cup in 1966, England’s last major tournament win.   


The Queen (left) congratulated Gareth Southgate and the England players for reaching the Euro 2020 final and praised their ‘spirit, commitment and pride’, while Boris Johnson praised the ‘band of brothers’ (right)

Meanwhile, Gareth Southgate urged the nation to ‘stop looking at the negatives of our own country’ because ‘England has so much to be proud of’ as he rallied millions of patriotic fans.   

Invoking the courage of a Second World War generation, England’s manager said Britain should not be ashamed of its history – as he praised his squad’s role in driving ‘tolerance and inclusion’.

Speaking at a press conference alongside his captain Kane on Saturday night at the Grove Hotel in Hertford, Southgate said his focus was on ‘bringing the trophy home’, adding: ‘We’re here to win.’

In her message, the monarch recalled presenting the Jules Rimet trophy to Bobby Moore 55 years ago when England last won a tournament

Gareth Southgate (pictured) has urged the nation to ‘stop looking at the negatives of our own country’ because ‘England has so much to be proud of’ ahead of the Euro 2020 final tomorrow night

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