EURO 2016 Finals schedule announced

EURO 2016 Finals Schedule

UEFA has released the dates and venues for the 2016 European Championship finals in France.

France will kick-off the finals at 9pm on the 10th of June at the Stade de France in St. Denis, where the final will take place on the 10th of July 2016
The host nation will play their other first-round games in Marseille and Lille and the semi-finals will be played in Lyon and Marseille.

There are three kick-off times for games, 1500, 1800 and 2100.

Euro 2016.

Ten venues are being used:

  • St Denis    80,000
  • Marseille   65,500
  • Lyon         58,000
  • Lille          50,186
  • Paris         47,000
  • Bordeaux   42,052
  • St.Etienne  41,965
  • Nice          35,624
  • Lens          35,200
  • Toulouse    33,000
There are 53 European nations, including Gibraltar for the first time, competing for 23 final spots (France qualify as hosts) and qualifiers kick-off on the 7th of September this year. The final qualifiers are in October 2015 and the play-offs the following month.

The slogan for the tournament is 'Le Rendez-Vous'.


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