England’s play in the Euro 2020 final drew in record-breaking numbers (Picture: Pool via REUTERS)

A staggering 31million people tuned in to watch the Euro 2020 final on Sunday night.

The final, which saw England suffer a crushing defeat against Italy after the game went to penalties,

According to viewing figures on Monday morning from Broadcast.com, BBC1’s share had 17.8m viewers, while ITV’s broadcast of the game drew in 4m, with a combined 90% share at its peak.