Was a green laser pointed at Denmark’s David Schmeichel in Euro 2020?
Kane’s extra-time winner gave England a 2-1 win in its Euro 2020 semifinal over Denmark. Broadcaster ITV, which televised the match in the UK, showed footage of a green laser being pointed at Schmeichel’s face.
What is the penalty for shining a laser pointer at a goalkeeper?
(Paul Ellis/AFP) UEFA, the governing body of European soccer, has fined the English Football Association €30,000, the equivalent of $36,000, for a fan shining a laser pointer at Danish goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during Wednesday’s Euro 2020 semifinal match between England and Denmark.
Why was England charged for shining a laser pointer at Schmeichel?
Uefa has charged England after a laser pointer was shone in the face of the Denmark goalkeeper, Kasper Schmeichel, as he was about to face Harry Kane’s penalty in Wednesday’s Euro 2020 semi-final at Wembley.
Did a laser point at England v Denmark goal in Euro 2020?
UEFA is investigating the pointing of a laser at the key moment of England’s Euro 2020 semifinal win over Denmark on Wednesday. Denmark goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel had the laser shone in his face as England captain Harry Kane stepped up to take an extra-time penalty.