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Between Germany and Turkey: selected host country of EURO-2024

The European Union of football associations (UEFA) has chosen Thursday, September 27, the country-the mistress of the European championship on football in 2024. The championship will be Germany, which has voted by an overwhelming majority of the members of the Executive Committee of the Union.

A meeting of the UEFA Executive Committee was held in the headquarters of the organization in Nyon (Switzerland).

Of the 17 members of the Executive Committee, eligible to participate in the selection, 12 voted for Germany, 4 for Turkey, and one abstention.

Thus, as reported by AFP, the candidacy of Turkey to the European championship on football was rejected for the fourth time.

Germany earlier, in 1988, was already host the European championship. In addition, in Germany twice held world Championships in football (1974, 2006).

Source:ru.rfi.fr
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