Euro 2020

  • London's Wembley stadium to host climax of Euro 2020 3 days ago

    London: UEFA president Michel Platini's vision of a European Championship spread across the continent came to fruition on Friday as London's Wembley Stadium was chosen to host the climax of Euro 2020 with 12 other cities joining the party. The 90,000-seater Wembley, rebuilt from 2003 to 2007 and venue of the...
  • England, Germany compete to host Euro 2020 final April 26, 2014

    Nyon, Switzerland: UEFA will choose between England and Germany for the right to host the 2020 European Championship final and semifinals. UEFA says 19 countries are bidding to host games in the tournament being played across Europe, and the final stages will be at either Wembley Stadium in London or Munich's...
  • Thirty-two countries bid for Euro 2020 September 20, 2013

    Thirty-two countries have shown interest in hosting matches at Euro 2020, UEFA said on Friday. The tournament will be staged at 13 cities around the continent. The candidate nations must submit their full bid dossier by April when they must also choose their host city. UEFA said the countries were: Armenia...
  • Russia bids to co-host Euro 2020 September 12, 2013

    Moscow: St. Petersburg formally placed a bid to host four matches of the Euro 2020, the Russian Football Union said on Thursday. If the bid is approved, Russian's second-largest city will become one of 13 venues among which the tournament will be shared, reports Xinhua. For the first time, Euro 2020...
  • UEFA approves Euro 2020 bidding regulations March 29, 2013

    Sofia: The UEFA Executive Committee here approved the bidding requirements and bid regulations for the UEFA Euro 2020 final football tournament, an action plan for protecting integrity of football. UEFA said in a press release on Thursday that the matches at the 2020 finals will be split into 13 different...
  • Munich launches bid to host Euro 2020 matches February 21, 2013

    Berlin: Bavaria, its capital Munich and Bayern Munich launched a joint bid on Thursday to host Euro 2020 soccer matches at the club's Allianz Arena. The plans will be unveiled at a news conference later on Thursday. "The issue of the news conference will be the official candidacy of the state of...
  • Platini pushing for multicountry Euro 2020 November 14, 2012

    Berlin: European soccer's governing body UEFA is going ahead with a proposal for a Euro 2020 tournament hosted by half a dozen countries and not the usual one or two, Germany's UEFA executive committee member Theo Zwanziger said on Tuesday. Zwanziger, who was formerly head of the German Football Association...
  • England keen to stage 2020 Euro finals September 24, 2012

    London: England would be keen to stage the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020 if UEFA president Michel Platini's plan to hold the tournament across Europe became a reality, English FA chairman David Bernstein said on Monday. Platini's idea of having matches in 12 or 13 European countries with the final...