If, yes, if not a certain pandemic would thwart all plans at the moment. As a result, the Pan-European EM, planned in twelve countries, is about to end. The tournament was canceled last year and postponed to 2021. However, a tournament in so many different countries is still unthinkable.
Four possible solutions
Not least because of this, UEFA is looking for solutions. According to reports from NTV and RTL be a tournament in Vienna. But London, Lisbon and North Rhine-Westphalia and Vienna are being discussed. Europe’s football association did not want to comment on the message, at least not deny it.
- Ten cities in ten countries
- Five cities in five countries
- Two to three countries and several cities
Which scenario will ultimately take place remains to be seen. In any case, it is to be expected that UEFA will have to make a decision soon. This should be decided by March 5th. In addition to the four tournament scenarios, various options in terms of spectator utilization are also examined. From full stadiums to ghost games, everything is open.
The fact is: Only this week there was a meeting of all European Championship participants at which UEFA is said to have emphasized that it would stick to the original plan for the tournament in twelve countries. Sequel follows …