Sept. 19 – London will be the final stop for football’s “party all over Europe” in 2020, UEFA announced on Friday.
April 28 – After Turkey withdrew its bid plans to focus on Euro 2024, England and Germany are the only bidders to host the Euro 2020 marquee matches. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Cardiff, Wales: 25 April: The Football Association of Wales [FAW] is delighted to confirm that it has submitted a bid for Cardiff to be chosen as one of the 13 host cities for the 2020 European Football Championships (“EURO 2020”). Cardiff’s 74,154 capacity Millennium Stadium – an award winning UEFA category 5 stadium – is
April 25 – UEFA president Michel Platini says no club will be excluded from European competition as part of the first round of financial fair play (FFP) sanctions… Euro 2020 bid dossiers due with UEFA today, with Scotland among bidders.
April 22 – FIFA secretary general is back in Brazil for a host city tour including visits to Sao Paulo, Curitiba, Cuiaba and Fortaleza… UEFA’s deadline for Euro 2020 bid dossiers is Friday.
March 27 – Michel Platini’s interest in securing the FIFA presidency appears to be diminishing, after he delayed a decision on whether to run until the end of the year. That would give the UEFA president just five months to campaign for the top job in world football. By Mark Bisson
(WFI) UEFA gives the green light to a Nations League in a bid to turn meaningless international friendlies into more attractive ties… Tournament offers four qualifying places for Euro 2020. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
October 9 – A Brazilian judge says the Manaus stadium should become a prison after the World Cup… Orlando’s city council approves money for an MLS stadium… AC Milan VP blasts stadium ban… Napoli to renovate. INSIDER’s Nick Devlin reports.
(WFI) Istanbul could receive the Euro final in 2020 to compensate for Olympics loss … UEFA now backs change for Qatar’s World Cup … Australia could seek compensation if the World Cup changes dates.
September 11 – The Premier League set season ticket sales records last year … Leagues will not be compensation for altering their schedules for a winter World Cup in 2022 … Who’s in, who’s out for 2020 Euro bidding.