England charged after Schmeichel 'laser' incident

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Uefa has charged England aft a laser pointer was directed astatine Denmark keeper Kasper Schmeichel during Wednesday's Euro 2020 semi-final astatine Wembley.

Television pictures showed a greenish airy connected Schmeichel's look conscionable earlier Harry Kane took an extra-time penalty.

Schmeichel saved the spot-kick but Kane scored the rebound arsenic England won 2-1 to scope Sunday's last against Italy.

England are besides charged with causing a "disturbance" during Denmark's nationalist anthem and mounting disconnected fireworks.

"The lawsuit volition beryllium dealt with by the Uefa Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body (CEDB) successful owed course," said a connection from European football's governing body.

There was immoderate booing heard during the Danish nationalist anthem and that has been criticised by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's authoritative spokesman.

"We don't privation fans to beryllium booing teams," said the spokesman. "We privation fans to beryllium showing enactment and being respectful.

"Uefa are looking into that, that's a substance for them but it's not thing we would privation to see."

The Football Association and Uefa officials searched for the root of the laser pointer erstwhile they were archetypal made alert of it being utilized during the archetypal fractional of other time.

However, they were incapable to find those responsible.

Following the crippled the Danish FA representatives were asked if they wanted to marque an authoritative complaint, but said they did not privation to instrumentality the substance immoderate further.

Denmark nationalist  anthemThe Denmark players enactment up during the Danish nationalist anthem, which was booed by immoderate England fans

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