Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan

Premierleague-News.com - Euro 2020 was pushed back a year due to the coronavirus pandemic but a new surge of Covid-19 infections has raised doubts over whether it can be played in the rescheduled 2021 slot.

Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan

Premierleague-News.com - Euro 2020 was pushed back a year due to the coronavirus pandemic but a new surge of Covid-19 infections has raised doubts over whether it can be played in the rescheduled 2021 slot.

Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan
16 October 2020 - 12:15

PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin says he is confident the postponed Euro 2020 tournament will go ahead next year despite a fresh wave of COVID-19 cases across Europe, though it could be staged in fewer than the planned 12 countries if necessary.The 24-team tournament was pushed back by a year due to the pandemic but a new surge of novel coronavirus infections has raised doubts over whether it can be played in the rescheduled June-July 2021 slot.'We are always concerned about the situation (but) we are absolutely sure that the Euro will be played,' Ceferin told the Spanish pay TV network Movistar+. UEFA boss Aleksander Ceferin insists Euro 2020 will go ahead next year despite Covid crisis The tournament was pushed back till next year though there might not be as many hosts RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next 'You destroyed an ambitious project, you had to deceive your... Fred admits international break came to Manchester United's... Manchester United players growing frustrated at 'basic'... Arsenal are optimistic Kieran Tierney will be available for... Share this article Share 'The plan is that we do the Euro exactly as it is.'But I have to say that, instead of 12 countries, we could do a Euro instead in 11, in eight, in five or in one country.'He added that it was too soon to say whether matches would be played without spectators, in full stadiums or with reduced capacities.Ceferin also said he liked the idea of finishing the Champions League with a week-long 'final four' tournament and it was something to be considered for the next competition cycle, starting with the 2024-25 season.

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.It was initially intended as a one-off response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which halted play for several months.'The system last year was an interesting system and the feedback from the clubs that participated was that they were very happy with it,' he said.'A final eight is probably very hard to do calendar-wise, but for me ... a final four, a week of football, might be a great event.' RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next 'You destroyed an ambitious project, you had to deceive your... Fred admits international break came to Manchester United's... Manchester United players growing frustrated at 'basic'... Arsenal are optimistic Kieran Tierney will be available for... Share this article Share

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Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan


Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan


Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan


Sport news 'We are absolutely sure it will go ahead': UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin is confident Euro 2020 will take place in 2021 but admits it could be staged in 11, eight, five or just one country instead of planned 12 hosts due to coronavirus pan

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