Tag: Wembley Stadium

‘Euro 2020 Final COVID superspreader event’

Over 3,000 covid cases at Wembley during EURO 2020

The Euro 2020 Final between England and Italy at the Wembley Stadium (UK) in July was a “superspreader” event due to the level of COVID-19 infection found in or around the venue on the day, according to official data published recently. The ‘India Today’ stated that Public Health England... » Read more

England fans run amok in Euro 2020 finals

Fans tried to get into Wembley without tickets

There was no method in the madness and it was total mayhem when groups of England fans without tickets forced their way through the Wembley turnstiles before England’s Euro 2020 final against Italy on Sunday which Italy defeated England on penalties. Italy was crowned the European champions after... » Read more

Wembley crowd to swell to almost 40,000

Wembley Stadium capacity increase during EURO 2020

The capacity at Wembley Stadium (London) will increase to at least 40,000 as the European Championship progresses after the British Government decided on Monday to further ease COVID-19 restrictions in the coming weeks. ‘ESPN’ stated that the number of onlookers will be increased from the... » Read more

Foolproof COVID measures at Wembley Stadium

Vaccination passports used for Euro 2020 games at Wembley

Fans attending England’s Euro 2020 group games at the 90,000-capacity Wembley Stadium in England (UK) will be required to produce proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test before they get ingress to the venue. ‘BBC’ quoted the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) as stating... » Read more

The Foxes have the last laugh as Blues cringe

Wembley FA Cup Final 2021 with fans

Football got back its soul on May 15th at the FA Cup Final as 21,000 supporters returned to the Wembley Stadium fold in London (UK) to watch the match between Premier League teams Chelsea F.C. and Leicester City F.C. – after staying shut out of arenas for a year – as COVID-19 spelt... » Read more

Cops train in Wembley to aid COVID-struck

Wembley to care for Londoners during covid pandemic

The United Kingdom is facing the worst-ever situation in the second wave of coronavirus as deaths and cases peak. The worst affected is London. A new blue-light partnership between London Ambulance Service and Metropolitan Police Service will see police officers across the capital driving... » Read more

Stormy times for FA as COVID blights UK

FA Wembley job cuts

Though a mass vaccination program has picked up momentum in the United Kingdom (UK), the country is still being blighted by the coronavirus storm with the health services entering a “dangerous time” as deaths and cases hit record high. As if the global coronavirus outbreak in March 2020 was not... » Read more

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