It’s finally happening!!
The Euro 2020 that was long-awaited since last summer is scheduled this year. It got postponed due to coronavirus.
Portugal has won the competition in 2016 are the defending champions and Cristiano Ronaldo led will be hoping to retain it.
— Globe Soccer Awards (@Globe_Soccer) May 28, 2021
Here’s everything you need to know about Euro 2020…
Euro 2020: Start and end date of the tournament
The Euro 2020 will take place between June 11 and July 11 2021.
Euro 2020: Which cities are hosting the games and how many fans they allow?
The stadiums hosting the competition are as follows:
|Wembley Stadium||London, England|
|Allianz Arena||Munich, Germany|
|Stadio Olimpico||Rome, Italy|
|Olympic Stadium||Baku, Azerbaijan|
|Krestovsky Stadium||Saint Petersburg, Russia|
|Arena Nationala||Bucharest, Romania|
|Johan Cruyff Arena||Amsterdam, Holland|
|Estadio de la Cartuja||Sevilla, Spain|
|Puskas Arena||Budapest, Hungary|
|Hampden Park||Glasgow, Scotland|
|Parken Stadium||Copenhagen, Denmark|
European football’s governing body has demanded the host cities to allow fans at a minimum of 25% of stadium capacity.
Euro 2020: Stadium wise fixtures
Wembley Stadium, London, England (90,000 capacity)
Wembley Stadium will host all England’s group matches and the Euro 2020 semi-final and final. The capacity for semi-final and final can increase up to 50%.
Hampden Park, Glasgow (51,866 capacity)
Hampden Park is the venue for two of Scotland’s Euro 2020 group games and one Croatia’s match against the Czech Republic and one last 16 fixture.
Olympic Stadium, Baku (68,700 capacity)
Azerbaijan has confirmed that it will host Euro 2020 matches, including Wales matches against Switzerland and Turkey. Turkey vs. Switzerland, as well as one quarter-final, will take place in Baku.
Parken Stadium, Copenhagen (38,065 capacity)
The stadium will host all three group matches of the Denmark national team and one last 16 fixture.
Krestovsky Stadium, St Petersburg (68,134 capacity)
St Petersburg will hold 2 out of 3 Russia’s group matches, Finland vs Belgium and one-quarter final.
Arena Nationala, Bucharest (55,600 capacity)
Romania has not qualified for Euro 2020 but the national stadium will hold three group C matches and one last 16 match.
Johan Cruyff Arena (56,000 capacity)
All Holland’s group matches will be hosted at the Johan Cryuff Arena.
Puskas Arena, Budapest (67,215 capacity)
Budapest will host 2 of Hungary’s three group matches and a repeat of the Euro 2016 final between France and Portugal. The stadium will host one last 16 match.
Stadio Olimpico, Rome (72,698 capacity)
Roma will host all of Italy’s group matches and maybe a quarter-final that could involve England.
Allianz Arena (70,000 capacity)
The Allianz Arena will host the group games of the German National team.
Estadio de la Cartuja, Seville (60,000)
The stadium will host all the group games of the Spain National Team and the last 16 match.
Euro 2020: Fixtures list (Updated IST)
Saturday, 12 June
Group A: Turkey vs Italy – 12:30 AM IST, Rome
Group A: Wales vs Switzerland – 6:30 PM IST, Baku
Group B: Denmark vs Finland – 9:30 PM IST Copenhagen
Sunday, 13 June
Group B: Belgium vs Russia – 12:30 AM IST, St Petersburg
Group D: England vs Croatia – 6:30 PM IST, London
Group C: Austria vs North Macedonia – 9:30 PM IST, Bucharest
Monday, 14 June
Group C: Netherlands vs Ukraine – 12:30 AM IST, Amsterdam
Group D: Scotland vs Czech Republic – 6:30 PM IST, Glasgow
Group E: Poland vs Slovakia – 9:30 PM IST, St Petersburg
Tuesday, 15 June
Group E: Spain vs Sweden – 12:30 AM IST, Seville
Group F: Hungary vs Portugal – 9:30 IST, Budapest
Wednesday, 16 June
Group F: France vs Germany – 12:30 AM IST, Munich
Group B: Finland vs Russia – 6:30 PM IST, St Petersburg
Group A: Turkey vs Wales – 9:30 PM IST, Baku
Thursday, 17 June
Group A: Italy vs Switzerland – 12:30 AM IST, Rome
Group C: Ukraine vs North Macedonia – 6:30 AM IST, Bucharest
Group B: Denmark vs Belgium – 9:30 PM IST, Copenhagen
Friday, 18 June
Group C: Netherlands vs Austria – 12:30 AM IST, Amsterdam
Group E: Sweden vs Slovakia – 6:30 PM IST, St Petersburg
Group D: Croatia vs Czech Republic – 9:30 PM IST, Glasgow
Saturday, 19 June
Group D: England vs Scotland – 12:30 AM IST, London
Group F: Hungary vs France – 6:30 AM IST, Budapest
Group F: Portugal vs Germany – 9:30 AM IST, Munich
Sunday, 20 June
Group E: Spain vs Poland – 12:30 AM IST, Seville
Group A: Italy vs Wales – 9:30 AM IST, Rome
Group A: Switzerland vs Turkey – 9:30 AM IST, Baku
Monday, 21 June
Group C: North Macedonia vs Netherlands – 9:30 PM IST, Amsterdam
Group C: Ukraine vs Austria – 9:30 PM IST, Bucharest
Tuesday, 22 June
Group B: Russia vs Denmark – 12:30 AM IST, Copenhagen
Group B: Finland vs Belgium – 12:30 AM IST, St Petersburg
Wednesday, 23 June
Group D: Czech Republic vs England – 12:30 AM IST, London
Group D: Croatia vs Scotland -12:30 AM IST, Glasgow
Group E: Slovakia vs Spain – 9:30 AM IST, Seville
Group E: Sweden vs Poland – 9:30 AM IST, St Petersburg
Thursday, 24 June
Group F: Germany vs Hungary – 12:30 AM IST, Munich
Group F: Portugal v France – 12:30 AM IST, Budapest
Round of 16
Saturday, 26 June
1: 2A vs 2B – 9:30 PM IST, Amsterdam
Sunday, 27 June
2: 1A vs 2C – 12:30 AM IST, London
3: 1C vs 3D/E/F – 9:30 PM IST, Budapest
Monday, 28 June
4: 1B vs 3A/D/E/F – 12:30 AM IST, Seville
5: 2D vs 2E – 9:30 PM IST, Copenhagen
Tuesday, 29 June
6: 1F vs 3A/B/C – 12:30 AM IST, Bucharest
7: 1D vs 2F – 9:30 PM IST, London
Wednesday, 30 June
8: 1E vs 3A/B/C/D – 12:30 AM IST, Glasgow
Euro 2020 Quarter-finals
Friday, 2 July
QF1: Winner 6 vs Winner 5 – 9:30 PM IST, St Petersburg
Saturday, 3 July
QF2: Winner 4 vs Winner 2 – 12:30 AM IST, Munich
QF3: Winner 3 vs Winner 1 – 9:30 PM IST, Baku
Sunday, 4 July
QF4: Winner 8 vs Winner 7 – 12:30 AM IST, Rome
Euro 2020 Semi-finals
Wednesday, 7 July
SF1: Winner QF2 vs Winner QF1 – 12:30 AM IST, London
Thursday, 8 July
SF2: Winner QF4 vs Winner QF3 – 12:30 AM IST, London
Euro 2020 Final
Monday, 12 July
Winner SF1 vs Winner SF2 – 12:30 AM IST, London
In India, which TV channels will broadcast Euro 2020 LIVE?
The Euro 2020 will be broadcast LIVE on SONY TEN 2 and SONY TEN 3 (Hindi) and their HD channels in India.
Where can I watch Euro 2020 live streaming?
EURO 2020 will be streamed LIVE on the SonyLiv app and the SonyLiv website.