Large media: EM will be delayed

the Financial Times acknowledges that UEFA delays the european championships in football. UEFA shall Tuesday hold crisis meeting and will video talk with all

Large media: EM will be delayed

the Financial Times acknowledges that UEFA delays the european championships in football. UEFA shall Tuesday hold crisis meeting and will video talk with all

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
16 mart 2020 Monday 18:00
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Large media: EM will be delayed

the Financial Times acknowledges that UEFA delays the european championships in football.

UEFA shall Tuesday hold crisis meeting and will video talk with all the 55 member states.

the Financial Times writes that UEFA will postpone the EM, then the european leagues can finish the seasons: New dates for final report the media, however nothing about.

- EM will be postponed in an attempt to give the continent's domestic leagues the opportunity to finish the seasons, and avoid billions of euros in losses, says several sources close to the case, according to the newspaper.

Previously, other media has learned similar.

UEFA has not wanted to comment on the matter to the Financial Times.

the Meeting on Tuesday have caused to wait long, since most of the football in Europe has been put on pause for many days. Only in Turkey and Russia played there still in the top ranks.

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The big problem for UEFA is that the calendar is already filled to the breaking point, why to a new time period for the tournament will be difficult to put a date on it.

Ekstra sportskommentator Jan Jensen has presented four possible scenarios that can come into play when it comes to finding a solution to the EM problem.

Recently, british newspaper the Telegraph on Saturday that UEFA was considering to move this summer's finals, so it was settled in december.

last Thursday, French newspaper L'after a slump that UEFA would postpone this summer's european championships to the 2021 - i.e. a full year.

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Åge Hareides contract with DBU expires this summer, why a postponement of the EM-finals will mean that Norwegian is not allowed to be in charge of the national team during the tournament. Photo: Lars Poulsen

Several other media outlets have also written about a possible EM-delay, and on Monday, reports the German tv channel ZDF, that there are two possibilities.

one is to push EM to the summer of 2021. The other is to push EM for later in the year.

But if the european championship to be played in the summer of 2021, it will require that the UEFA is negotiating an agreement with The International Football federation (FIFA), which has planned a large club-WORLD cup in China at the time.

in Addition to scheduled WORLD cup for women from 7. July to 1. august in England.

FIFA wanted, according to AFP on Monday evening not to comment on the matter.

According to the plan EM start 12. June with an opening game in Rome.

Copenhagen is one of the 12 host cities, which would be in the finals. Denmark is in group with Finland, Russia and Belgium at the finals.

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