Article 26 Venues and kick-off times - EURO

Regulations of the UEFA European Football Championship

Content Type
Competition Regulations
Category
National teams
Subject
EURO
Edition
2022-24
Language
English
Enforcement Date
3 May 2024
26.01

The associations must submit an updated list of proposed stadiums for the 2022-24 European Qualifiers to the UEFA administration by 10 November 2022 for preliminary approval.

26.02

The host association selects the venue for each match from the corresponding list of proposed stadiums and announces it to the UEFA administration at least 120 days before the match in question.

26.03

When fixing a venue, the host association must take into account the length of the journey to be undertaken by the visiting team. In principle, the venue for a match must be no more than a 90-minute bus drive from the nearest international airport with daily flights from/to other European cities.

26.04

Any objection by a visiting association regarding a selected venue must be communicated to the UEFA administration, with the host association in copy, within three days of the venue being confirmed by UEFA. The UEFA administration will take a final decision, confirming the venue or requesting that the host association propose another in accordance with these regulations.

26.05

The following kick-off times apply:

Thursday

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20.45CET

Friday

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20.45CET

Saturday

15.00CET

18.00CET

20.45CET

Sunday

15.00CET

18.00CET

20.45CET

Monday

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20.45CET

Tuesday

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20.45CET

26.06

In principle, matches within the same group kick off simultaneously on the last matchday.

26.07

If necessary, the UEFA administration may change the above kick-off times.