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UEFA may reduce the number of cities which will host Euro-2020

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The Union of European football associations may reduce the number of cities that will be hosts of the final tournament of the European championship on football, transferred in the summer of 2021. УЕФА может сократить количество городов, которые примут Евро-2020

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According to the publication Daily Mail, the pandemic coronavirus can make adjustments in this tournament. There is a probability that the economic consequences COVID-19 will be too serious for the cities of Spain and Italy, where the coronavirus has already claimed more than 30,000 lives.

According to the newspaper, Rome and Bilbao will not be able to prepare for the championship of Europe due to the economic losses. In both cities must pass three matches of the group round and one series of the playoffs.

However, UEFA have not yet confirmed this information. The press service of the organization told that while no change in the number of cities that will take the tournament, no.

Euro 2020 should be held in 12 European cities: St. Petersburg, London, Munich, Baku, Rome, Bucharest, Dublin, Copenhagen, Bilbao, Glasgow, Budapest and Amsterdam.

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