Euro 2016 Tickets
The Euro is officially known as the UEFA European Championship, and Euro 2016, will be the 15th UEFA Euro Championship for European football teams. The tournament will take place in France from 10 June to 10 July 2016. In 2016, 24 teams will compete for the title for the first time, in previous tournaments 16 teams were able to compete. Under this new format, the finalists will compete in a group stage of six groups of four teams. This will be followed by a knockout stage of three rounds and a final. 53 teams in total had entered the qualifiers that ran from September to November 2015. As France is hosting the tournament they have automatically qualified. Spain are the 2 times defending champions. Football tickets for the Euro 2016 will be highly sought after by football fans, so they will be expensive and hard to get hold of. Fortunately, footballtickettrade.com has Euro 2016 tickets at an affordable price.
The History of the European Championship
The first European Championship began in 1958 and the final was held in France in 1960. The idea for a pan-European football competition was proposed by the Secretary general of the French Football Federation, Henri Delaunay in 1927. The championship began as a tribute to him three after his death. The first tournament was won by the Soviet Union. Since its inaugural tournament, the Euro has become the important and popular football tournament that it is today. Euro 2016 tickets are set to sell out very quickly.
Getting Hold of Euro 2016 Tickets
Football tickets for the Euro 2016 are going to be highly sought after, so Euro 2016 tickets are likely to be difficult to get your hands on. However, footballtickettrade.com can offer football tickets for the Euro 2016 at an affordable price. If you are a football fan and fancy going to France in 2016 to see some incredible football, why not visit the website and pick up a Euro 2016 football ticket? You can purchase as many football tickets for the Euro 2016 as you like so you can treat your family and friends? Imagine how thrilled they will be with a Euro 2016 football ticket?