2028 or 2032? About two weeks ago, the Italian Football Association Figc had been interested for both dates. “We will examine one of the two options,” said Figc-Boss Gabriele Gravina. Since Monday evening, however, it is clear that the goal is 2032.

The FigC informed UEFA about his application for the Euro 2032, the national association announced.

On March 23, the application period expires. Anyone who wants to offer in addition to Italy to the direction of the finals in ten years will show himself. So far, Russia has also been interested.

The Italians were hitherto twice hosted at an em, in 1968 they brought the title in their own country, 1980 the DFB selection in Rome with a 2: 1 against Belgium European champion.

Andrea Bocelli - EURO 2020 opening ceremony

For the final round 2028, Great Britain and Ireland run together as they also announced on Monday. Until April 12, 2023, all candidates must introduce their project. The hosts should be announced in September 2023.

The EM 2024 takes place in Germany.