BREAKING NEWS: Euro 2020 postponed until 2021, says Norwegian FA
- The Norwegian FA claims Euro 2020 has been postponed for a year following a UEFA conference on Tuesday.
UEFA has postponed Euro 2020 until next year due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the Norwegian Football Federation.
UEFA hosted a video conference on Tuesday with all 55 member associations and other necessary stakeholders to determine the outlook of the next few months in European football.
Euro 2020 was due to begin in Rome on June 12 before continuing in 11 other cities around Europe, but an early communication from the NFF claims the tournament has been put back to June 11, 2021.
An NFF post on Twitter read: "UEFA has decided that the European Championship is postponed to 2021.
"It will be played from June 11 to July 11 next year. More information to come."
UEFA har bestemt at EM utsettes til 2021. Det skal spilles fra 11. juni til 11. juli neste år. Mer informasjon kommer.— NorgesFotballforbund (@nff_info) March 17, 2020
Published 17 Mar 2020, 18:22 IST