The big difference between the Commonwealth and the European Union is: the first created an inextricable cultural bond (the common language and the monarchy obviously help), and the second on this front has always been much weaker. This is why we apply Brexit as the only candidate to interpret and represent the Kingdom on the European continent
The European final has become a coincidence due to the new wave of Covid, which, in the form of a delta, is shattering post-pandemic certainties in the UK: will it be dangerous to go to Wembley? Perhaps yes, and our national team will be the first to take the risk, on Saturday, that is, immediately. But in addition to the fear of infection, the Wembley case brings together many other nuances that have more to do with the current situation of the United Kingdom than with the epidemic, namely: London is no longer in Europe, so what is the point of reaching the European final?
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