Latest UEFA European Football Championship Stories

2014-06-12 12:30:45

PARIS, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UEFA announces that international sales for the official EURO 2016 hospitality programme will open on the 12 June. The UEFA EURO 2016 tournament will take place in two years in ten host cities in France. After the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup, the UEFA EURO tournament is the third most popular sporting event in the world. Owing to its hospitality programme, it will also become Europe's largest business club. (Logo:...

2014-04-02 16:27:23

MOSCOW, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gazprom, the official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, has doubled the number of countries participating in the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP international children's social project for 2014. This year, players from youth football teams aged 12 to 14 will participate in the project, representing 16 countries: Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia,...

2012-06-26 23:03:59

Soccer Fans Flock To KYCK For All Their Tournament Needs Charlotte, N.C. (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 With the UEFA Euro Tournament under way, fans are turning to the new global soccer app KYCK. KYCK is a digital media platform that discovers, curates, and delivers personalized and highly relevant soccer content to users. UEFA Euro 2012 Tournament semi-finals are set with Portugal to play Spain in the first match and Germany has a match with Italy on June 28. The winners of the two matches will...

2012-06-19 23:03:33

KYCK Weighs In As The European Football Championship Moves Into Quarterfinals Charlotte, N.C. (PRWEB) June 19, 2012 What started out as 51 teams in September 2010 is now down to 16 teams in the UEFA European Football Championship final tournament. The final tournament is being played in both Poland and the Ukraine. The Championship is split up into three stages: the qualifying group stage, play-offs and the final tournament. The qualifying stage started with 51 teams split into nine...

2008-08-13 18:00:20

By Abdool, Anthony Car manufacturers once took their place proudly in the local community; now they can go online, ensuring they are represented everywhere. Ford's 'Feel Football' campaign is a great example of the brand as facilitator, uniting fans by giving them debating points, interviews with football legends, including Ruud Gullit and, oddly, former referee Anders Frisk. A 'Kick It and Win It' competition had asked fans to send in videos of themselves performing football tricks. The...

2006-09-05 13:26:21

MILAN (Reuters) - Italy defender Marco Materazzi has revealed the content of the verbal exchange he had with Zinedine Zidane which led to the headbutt from the Frenchman and his sending off in July's World Cup final. Materazzi said it was mention of Zidane's sister which prompted the butt from the France midfielder which left Italy's opponents down to 10 men before their defeat on penalties. "I did not provoke him, I responded verbally to a provocation," Materazzi told the daily...

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