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Ellynora breaks down in tears for ‘butchering’ God Save the King

Ellynora breaks down in tears for ‘butchering’ God Save the King


The singer accused of butchering the England nationwide anthem forward of the sport towards Italy has apologised.

Ellynora left followers cringing together with her rendition of God Save the King earlier than kick-off, The Solar studies.

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The performer fumbled her phrases and appeared to sing the primary line twice, as you may see within the video above, main the house crowd to boo loudly all through the efficiency.

Ellynora was additionally seen placing her finger to her earpiece at the beginning of the anthem.

And the pop singer has revealed a sound subject on the stadium was accountable for her efficiency.

She broke down in tears in an interview with the Every day Mail, saying: “I’m simply so offended with what occurred as a result of I wished it to be excellent however what occurred wasn’t my fault.

“I’m extra of a pop artist however on the floor there was a sound subject.

“I had rehearsed the anthem twice the day earlier than the match after which on the night time 3 times however when it got here to the precise efficiency, I had an issue with my earpiece.

“I had the music in my ear after which it stopped and began once more, and I used to be listening to it twice, so it meant I used to be out of sync, and it was exhausting for me to catch up.

“I actually tried my greatest to resolve the issue however there was nothing I might do and I’m so offended about it.

“I used to be making an attempt to regulate my singing to meet up with the anthem within the stadium, but it surely was too late.”

Nevertheless, instantly after her rendition Ellynora shared a cheeky publish that appeared to point there was nothing unsuitable.

She wrote: “Hope you loved my present England.”

But her efficiency was so dangerous it drew a bewildered look from England pair Kyle Walker and Jude Bellingham, whereas Bukayo Saka seemed involved as he glanced in Ellynora’s course.

England moved to the highest of Group C with a 2-1 win over the Italians on the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium.

Targets from Declan Rice and Harry Kane fired the Euro 2020 finalists to a well-known victory in Naples.

Kane’s first half penalty noticed him web his 54th worldwide purpose and surpass Wayne Rooney as England’s file goalscorer.

After the sport, Kane instructed Channel 4: “It means the whole lot.

“So excited to get again and put the England shirt again on.

“It needed to be a penalty in fact, and as soon as it hit the again of the web, there was a lot emotion. It was a magical second.

“We haven’t gained in Italy in so lengthy, so to attain and win made it very particular.”

The previous holder of the file has taken to social media to reward Kane.

He tweeted: “Congratulations to @HKane on changing into @England ’s all-time main goalscorer. I knew it wouldn’t take lengthy however that was fast 🤣.

“Nice man, unbelievable goalscorer and an England legend. Congrats Harry.”

Gareth Southgate’s troops will probably be again in motion on Sunday for his or her second match qualifier, welcoming Ukraine to Wembley.

– This text first appeared on thesun.co.uk and was republished with permission.