UEFA announced the postponement of the UEFA EURO 2020 until 2021 on Tuesday 17 March 2020 due to the Coronavirus COVID-19. The EURO 2020 was scheduled in June and July this year. The decision was taken to help all domestic football competitions to be completed.
UEFA also reported that all competitions and matches (including friendlies) for clubs and national teams for both men and women have been put on hold until further notice. The UEFA EURO 2020 play-off matches and international friendlies, scheduled for the end of March, will now be played in the international window at the start of June, subject to a review of the situation.
UEFA today announced the postponement of UEFA EURO 2020.
A working group has been set up with the participation of leagues and club representatives to examine calendar solutions that would allow for the completion of the current season…
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— UEFA (@UEFA) March 17, 2020
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— Italy (@azzurri) March 17, 2020