Euro2016 : Countres gunning for EURO 2016|

Euro2016 : Countres gunning for EURO 2016|

The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or simply Euro 2016, will be the 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men’s football championship of Europe organized by UEFA. It is scheduled to be held in France from 10 June to 10 July 2016.Spain are two-time defending champions.

For thEuro 2016e first time, the European Championship final tournament will be contested by 24 teams, having been expanded from the 16-team format used since 1996.

European countries are busy with selections of players who will represent them in the second worlds best country competition after the World Cup. Hosts France, will battle it out with the likes England, Germany, Albania, Wales , Northern Ireland, Spain, Belgium, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Poland, Turkey, Republic Of Ireland, Iceland, Switzerland, Russia, Ukraine,Czech Republic, Sweden, Hungary, Croatia, Italy and Austria

The likes of Ribery, Ronaldo, Rooney, Ibrahimovic , Iniesta, Pedro, Bale , Sturridge and current on-form Leister City striker Vardy will be among the stars to watch at this years showdown. Some stars like Benzema of France and Walcott of England will not be part of the prestigious tournament.