Smolny has no plans to abandon Euro 2020

the Smolny intends to refuse carrying out of matches of Euro-2020, postponed from summer 2020 summer 2021, reports TASS referring to the Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg Vladimir Kirillov. According to him, the city has a high degree of readiness for the tournament and, of course, interested in its implementation.

the Appropriate statement on the readiness of St. Petersburg to host the European championship on football on the basis of previous agreements was sent to the Governor Alexander Beglov, March 30 at the organizing Committee of UEFA and the RFU address.

Recall that the Euro 2020 was to be held from 12 June to 12 July 2020 12 European cities, but was postponed due to the pandemic coronavirus. In St. Petersburg will host three matches in the group stage of the tournament and one of the matches of the quarterfinals.