The UEFA Euro 2016 will get underway on the 10th June 2016 when France take on Romania at the Stade De France in France. This edition of the tournament will be hosted by France, with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovich, Gareth Bale, Jamie Vardy, Manuel Neuer and many more high profile players taking to the stage for their respective countries, in an attempt to lift the glamorous Euro Trophy.
The group stages of the tournament are as follows:
With all 24 teams squads confirmed and ready for battle, only time will tell who will be champions of this years edition of the UEFA Euro and lift the Henri Delaunay Cup. The EURO’s has grown in stature from a four team tournament, to eight, to sixteen to finally a twenty-four team format.
The 2016 edition of the EURO tournament will be the third time it’s hosted on French soil. The French claiming it the last time they hosted it in 1984.
One question many EURO football fanatics will be asking is, “Will Zlatan or Ronaldo break Michel Platini’s record and go on to score at four EURO final tournaments?”. Both will be competing for the honours with the latter just coming back from Champions League success against Madrid rivals, Atletico.
The tournament is set to be a cracking affair between the best European footballing nations as all try to battle for the UEFA Euro 2016 crown. In this years edition, who will it be?