UEFA Euro 2028: Great Britain and Ireland have submitted their bids to host Euro 2028 along with 14 shortlisted stadiums. As per…
UEFA Euro 2028: Great Britain and Ireland have submitted their bids to host Euro 2028 along with 14 shortlisted stadiums.
According to Sky Sports, matches will potentially take place at Wembley, Villa Park, Everton Stadium, London Stadium, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Wembley, Etihad Stadium, St James’ Park, Stadium of Light, Old Trafford, in Dublin at the Aviva Arena. and Croke Park, in Belfast at Casement Park Stadium, in Glasgow at Hampden Park and Cardiff’s Principality Stadium. Follow UEFA Euro 2028 Live Updates with Akashera.IN
In April 2023, the final list of 10 stadiums will be submitted.
FIFA World Cup: FIFA to crack down on online discrimination at Qatar 2022 – check out
The tender material is said to have been posted “a clear and compelling vision” for the tournament and uses the slogan, “Football for everyone. Football for good. Football for the future.”
“We are delighted that government partners from the UK, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and officials in Northern Ireland are supporting this bid,” read a joint statement from the five bidding associations.
“Together we believe we can deliver a world-class tournament and that hosting Euro 2028 will achieve a strong and sustainable legacy for football and wider society, helping to drive economic growth in local communities.”
“Working with UEFA, our plan is to host a tournament that will be a catalyst for transformative development of grassroots football – with a promise to share legacy initiatives with European national associations to accelerate growth across the continent.”
“The United Kingdom and Ireland’s track record of hosting successful major sporting events over many decades means we have the expertise and experience to take this world-class tournament to new heights,” concluded the statement.
The bid submitted by UK-Ireland faces competition from Turkey. The decision to host Euro 2028 and 2032 will be made next year by UEFA’s executive committee.
UK-Ireland had initially done a feasibility study looking at the possibility of hosting the 2030 FIFA World Cup, but then switched their focus to the Euros.
UEFA Euro 2028: UK, Ireland bid to host Euro 2028
Follow UEFA Euro 2028 Live Updates with Akashera.IN