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By Mike McGrath, in Blankenhain

Luke Shaw has admitted he feared his European Championship was over after struggling a setback in coaching with a muscle pressure earlier within the match.

Shaw was out for greater than 4 months with a hamstring harm and wanted to be scanned after “overstretching” throughout a coaching session at England’s basecamp at Spa & GolfResort Weimarer Land.

The Manchester United full-back, who admitted he was “maybe a little” stunned to be named as the one left-back in Gareth Southgate’s squad, was not on the bench towards Denmark and educated on his personal earlier than being among the many substitutes for the ultimate Group C sport.

He made his first look of the competitors coming off the bench within the quarter-final towards Switzerland however was involved he wouldn’t be out there for the complete match when he suffered his earlier setback.

“I think so,” he stated, when requested if he feared his Euros had been over. “Purely because of what I had been through. I worked so hard to get to that place and then for something like that to happen I was of course worried, but I had a scan and it wasn’t too bad, so it was only a minor one.

“I overstretched to be honest but it was only minor and I’m here now and happy.”

Ahead of the finals, Shaw revealed his harm nightmare began as he rushed again making an attempt to save lots of Manchester United’s season and Erik ten Hag requested him to play earlier than he was able to return.

Before the Swiss look, his final sport was on February 18 when he was injured at Luton Town and he admitted that between his personal judgement and United’s medical employees, he shouldn’t have performed after choosing up an issue the earlier weekend towards Aston Villa.

Southgate known as his inclusion within the Euro 2024 squad as a “long shot” however was the one orthodox left-back within the squad, with Kieran Trippier switching flanks to step in.

When requested if he was stunned he was the one left-back within the squad, Shaw stated: “Maybe a little bit but I also know how good a job Kieran Trippier can do at left-back, I sort of saw him as left-back cover anyway. Little bit of a surprise but not too much.”

Key match dates

Semi-finals: July 9-10
Final: July 14

Where is Euro 2024 being held?

The match is in Germany, with 10 host cities: Dortmund, Hamburg, Berlin, Leipzig, Munich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Cologne, Düsseldorf and Gelsenkirchen.

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