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Euro 2012 only in Poland, without Ukraine?

6 July 2008 by

UEFA checked this week to what extend is prepared Poland and Ukraine to Euro 2012. The officials from the European federation are convinced that Ukrainians will not be ready with new roads, hotels and airports. According to the Polish newspaper UEFA wants to move the final match or even the whole tournamnet to Poland.

UEFA is also considering playing both semi-finals in Poland and moving all matches of one group to Poland which were supposed to be played in Ukraine.

The head of UEFA Michael Platini is full of worries. “The situation is not as we have planned. The next three months will be vital”, he said. UEFA is worried and it wants to have an emergency exit. “Poland must prepare 8 stadions which have to meet specific conditions and then it will be allowed to take over the whole competition”, is written in the Polish newspaper.

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