It could have been postponed by means of a 12 months, on the other hand Euro 2020 will retain its determine, UEFA has discussed.
UEFA has insisted Euro 2020 might not be rebranded irrespective of having been provisionally suspended by means of 12 months on account of the coronavirus pandemic.
It used to be as soon as presented earlier this 12 months the newest instalment of the fit may well be pushed once more to 2021, with the competition set to occur between June 11 and July 11 next 12 months.
Despite having to increase its flagship global fit, UEFA nevertheless intends to retain the Euro 2020 determine.
Holding the Euros this 12 months would have marked the 60th anniversary of the European Championship.
A resolution on a frequently asked questions internet web page on UEFA’s internet web page be informed: “We consider that all of our venues will keep the identical, ensuring the fit remains true to its distinctive vision: staging a really Europe-wide fit that befits the EURO’s 60th birthday.
“The tournament will still be known as UEFA EURO 2020.”
CONFIRMED: Although it is going to provisionally occur from 11 June – 11 July 2021, #EURO2020 will nevertheless be known as UEFA EURO 2020.pic.twitter.com/EotvPjLnA9
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The answer to prolong the Euros used to be as soon as taken so that you could allow UEFA’s member international locations to complete their respective seasons, most of which have been suspended on account of the spread of COVID-19.
UEFA added that isn’t however able to say if its major club pageant finals will nevertheless occur on their distinctive dates and at their scheduled venues.
“It is too early to say. Our aim is to complete all European and domestic club competitions by the end of the current sporting season – 30 June 2020 – if the situation improves,” be informed a strategy to each different question.
“However, the neatly being of all people involved throughout the sport must first be confident.
“The working group will assess different scenarios. We must wait for the outcome of its discussions as well as the evolution of the situation before reaching any conclusions.”
UEFA used to be as soon as moreover no longer ready to say how qualification for next 12 months’s club competitions would in all probability artwork amid the uncertainty, together with: “It is too early to answer this question and our objective is to ensure that all domestic competitions can be completed.”