Euro 2020 is simply across the nook and we at talkSPORT.com couldn’t be extra excited.
A few of Europe’s finest footballers will grace the worldwide stage and the truth that nearly all of the event will probably be performed in England makes the competitors all of the extra thrilling.
Gareth Southgate has an abundance of gifted English gamers at his disposal and the Three Lions might go far within the event if he performs his playing cards proper.
There will probably be some big-name absentees, nevertheless, with a number of gifted gamers sure to overlook out with only a 23-man squad obtainable to Southgate – presently Liverpool famous person Trent Alexander-Arnold discover himself out of favour.
However some gamers have completely no likelihood of that includes within the competitors because of the truth their nation haven’t even certified.
And forward of the event, talkSPORT.com have recognized a number of the greatest stars who won’t be participating…
Erling Haaland (Borussia Dortmund)
Positively the largest identify on this checklist, Haaland would have been a captivating watch at Euro 2020, particularly as he has been linked with so many prime golf equipment for a switch this summer season.
Norway did not qualify for the event and he’s essentially the most high-profile participant to overlook out.
The Borussia Dortmund frontman has already put himself in the course of the store window along with his electrical shows this season and his high quality on the pitch – in addition to his entertaining character.
We’re certain he’s already bought his coronary heart set on World Cup 2022.
Martin Odegaard (Actual Madrid/Arsenal)
One other huge identify Norwegian to overlook out, the absence of Odegaard’s technical prowess will probably be a giant miss on the Euro’s.
The playmaker produced his finest show in an Arsenal shirt on the weekend as he ran the present in opposition to West Ham and Gunners followers are determined for him to make a everlasting transfer to the Emirates.
Mikel Arteta could be grateful he gained’t be showcasing his expertise on the largest stage as it might assist them signal the 22-year-old with so much much less competitors.
Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)
The agile shot-stopper is likely one of the finest on the earth in his place, however he’ll play no half at Euro 2020.
Slovenia haven’t certified for a serious event because the Atletico star’s worldwide debut and he spent years as Inter Milan’s Samir Handanovic earlier than his high quality was ultimately noticed.
It will be against the law if we had been by no means in a position to see Oblak between the sticks at a European Championship or a World Cup.
Sergei Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio)
The Lazio midfielder, who has been linked with a transfer to United and Chelsea incessantly prior to now, will miss the chance to impress this summer season.
Milinkovic-Savic noticed his Serbia aspect fail to qualify once they suffered a penalty shootout defeat to Scotland in November.
He’s a commanding presence in midfield and Lazio will definitely be pleased that he’s benefiting from a summer season break free from the sport.
At World Cup 2018, he was being linked with a transfer to Manchester United and his kind dipped within the wake of his time in Russia and his hyperlinks to the Premier League giants.
Milot Rashica (Eintracht Frankfurt)
Liverpool and Aston Villa had been believed to have an interest within the Werder Bremen ahead final summer season however a transfer did not materialise.
The Kosovo ahead hasn’t been in a position to recapture his finest kind this marketing campaign with accidents disrupting his progress.
He has registered only one help within the Bundesliga, a far cry from the 13 aim contributions he supplied within the league final season.
He’ll dissatisfied that he gained’t be capable to present his former Premier League suitors what he’s all about this summer season.
Miralem Pjanic (Barcelona)
The Barca midfielder really represented Luxembourg at youth stage earlier than switching to the nation of his beginning in 2008.
Having featured at a World Cup for Bosnia, Pjanic will miss Euro 2020 after Northern Eire dumped his aspect out of the play-offs.
There’s little doubt he would have relished an opportunity to point out his high quality as he sits on the fringes on the Camp Nou after his summer season transfer.