Both the European Championships and the Copa America set for this summer have been postponed to next year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Copa America, set for Argentina and Colombia in the summer, was confirmed to be cancelled by Conmebol, South American football’s governing body, in a statement.
News that the Euro 2020 tournament, which was set to take place between 24 teams in 12 different European countries, had been postponed was announced by the Norwegian and Swedish Football Associations.
In a tweet, the Norwegian FA said:
“UEFA has decided that the European Championship is postponed to 2021. It will be played from 11 June to 11 July next year. More information coming.”