The political situation in the world will not affect the election of the cities that will host matches of the UEFA European football championship in 2020. About this in a telephone conversation with the journalist said the honorary head of the Russian football Union (RFU) Vyacheslav Koloskov.
«I have met with many football officials, All speaking on Euro 2020, admired cultural values of St. Petersburg, about punishment from the US and the EU against Russia without even thinking,» said spikes.
on Wednesday, the Union of European football associations (UEFA) has presented a report on the preparedness of cities bidding to host the European championship in 2020. The report stated that the political situation in Russia, «described by the world Bank, it becomes more difficult».
«Everything will be based not on the report, UEFA, And from people who will vote,» said spikes.- But what has been made public, likely more important for sports fans. Everything will be decided by the UEFA Executive Committee. My advice to our football heads, which are responsible for the promotion of the application of St. Petersburg is not to relax and continue to work with people who are going to vote on the selection of the host cities of UEFA Euro 2020″.
in addition to St. Petersburg, on the right of the championship of the Europe 2020 pretend London (England), Glasgow (Scotland), Dublin (Ireland), Cardiff (Wales), Bilbao (Spain), Brussels (Belgium), Amsterdam (the Netherlands), Munich (Germany), Rome (Italy), Skopje (Macedonia), Sofia (Bulgaria), Bucharest (Romania), Jerusalem (Israel), Budapest (Hungary), Minsk (Belarus), Copenhagen (Denmark), Stockholm (Sweden).
The European championship will be held in 13 cities, which will be announced on 19 September at the meeting of the UEFA Executive Committee
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