Tag: Euro 2020


Deadline looms over 4 Euro 2020 host Cities

EURO 2020 more time for 4 host cities

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has handed down the remaining four host cities of Euro 2020 – Munich (Germany), Rome (Italy), Bilbao (Spain), and Dublin (Ireland) – a deadline of April 19th to provide additional information on their plans as regarding giving fans... » Read more


UEFA Euro 2020 host Cities sing Čeferin tune

EURO 2021 update April 2021

Pursuant to UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin recently asking all Euro 2020 host Cities to “allow fans into grounds or risk being dropped”, all 12 host cities at Euro 2020 indicated to UEFA on April 5th, 2021 that they will accommodate at least some fans at the tournament in the summer, ahead... » Read more


Euro 2020 on COVID thin ice; may move venues

EURO 2021 merged to 1 country

Die-hard football fans who are keeping their fingers crossed to attend this summer’s rescheduled Union of European Football Association (UEFA) European Championships have been told they will be offered refunds if matches are a closed door affair or are held at a reduced capacity as the COVID-19... » Read more


UEFA rubbishes Euro 2020 format change report

EURO 2020 update November

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has denied reports that it is mulling on moving next summer’s COVID-derailed tournament to Russia and made it clear that it has no plans to change the format of Euro 2020. The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) is the administrative... » Read more


Two venues not confirmed for Euro 2021

Euro 2021 update May 2020 - Wembley

The two host venues that are reportedly yet to furnish the requisite legal guarantees to stage the postponed UEFA Euro 2020 tournament next year are Wembley Stadium in United Kingdom and Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Henk Markerink, CEO, Johan Cruijff ArenA, Netherlands, is the... » Read more


Tokyo Olympics canceled as coronavirus overwhelms

several sports events logo

As novel coronavirus tightens its stranglehold globally, several sports events in 2020 have either been postponed or stands canceled the world over. One look at the sporting calendar and it is all about canceled events.   Tokyo Olympics The Tokyo Olympics are to be postponed until 2021... » Read more


Rome’s Stadio Olimpico to be spruced up for Euro 2020

Stadio Olimpico - August 2019 update

The city council has given the nod to Stadio Olimpico authorities – the largest sports facility of Rome, Italy – to revamp the stadium keeping in mind UEFA Euro 2020. The stadium is one of the 12 co-hosts for the sporting extravaganza. Virginia Raggi, Mayor of Rome, made this announcement in... » Read more


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