England will be defeated by Iceland in Euro 2016 tonight

As the English nation holds its breath ahead of tonight’s clash against Iceland, author and  ESRC-funded academic Clare Bambra explains why, if it were down to health stats, we wouldn’t get through against the boys in blue.

Clare Bambra




Iceland will beat England in Euro 2016 tonight

England will get knocked out of Euro 2016 by Iceland tonight and Iceland will in fact go all the way to the final!… well that’s if the tournament follows how healthy each nation is. Based on health statistics, Switzerland who were knocked out on Saturday would have actually walked away as European Champions for the first time in the competition’s history – narrowly beating Iceland on penalties at Stade de France on Sunday 10 July.


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