Soccer-UEFA says no plan to take Euro semis, final away from Wembley


Soccer Football - Euro 2020 - Czech Republic Training - Wembley Stadium, London, Britain - June 21, 2021 General view during training Pool via REUTERS/Matt Dunham

(Reuters) - UEFA has no plans to replace Wembley as host stadium of the Euro 2020 semi-finals and final, European soccer's governing body said, after Italian premier Mario Draghi and others called for the final to be moved from Britain due to rising COVID-19 cases there.

The United Kingdom recorded 10,633 new cases of COVID-19 and five deaths on Monday, taking its toll to 4.63 million confirmed cases and 127,976 total deaths, according to a Reuters tally.

Start your ads-free experience now!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Football

Soccer-Czech forward Schick to miss Turkey game - report
Soccer-Extra security as Ronaldo's Portugal face Georgia
Soccer frenzy spurs German hotels, but wider economy still sluggish
Soccer-Ukraine and Belgium dare not slip up as Group E on a knife edge
Soccer-Intense Guardiola has made me better player - Doku
Soccer-Hungary's Szoboszlai angered by medical response to Varga collision
Soccer-Dane Delaney praises fiery Hjulmand despite midfield competition
Soccer-Turkey have advantage in battle with Czechs for knockout place
Skipper Oday shines for Kelantan in Super League
Soccer-All to play for as Romania and Slovakia vow not to settle for draw

Others Also Read