It was with great empathy and careful attention that millions of people watched the game this year, as the 2020 UEFA European football championships’ final was launched earlier this year.
After the heavily argued penalty given to England during the semifinal against Denmark, it became quite clear that the match turned into what seemed like the rest of Europe against England.
Here we see, that Muir takes a highly critical standpoint against England’s politicians, and it becomes very apparent that the article could be interpreted as a critical standpoint against the politicians
and can be seen as a wakeup-call for them to do better, as it seems he does not believe they lead the country properly.
Furthermore, he remarks that the Euros gave the people a reason to unite and come together to cheer for the team as a collective union, after the social splintering as a result of Brexit.