Euro 2012 – Ukraine and Poland

December 31, 2004

UEFA EURO 2012 bids

Filed under: World Soccer — Ivan @ 9:13 am

Greece bidding for Euro 2012
TVNZ – Nov 12, 2004
Greece bidding for Euro 2012 | FOOTBALL | SPORT | tvnz.

UEFA EURO 2012 bids invited – – Dec 16, 2004
Bid regulationsAt its meeting in Nyon, Switzerland, the UEFA Executive Committee approved the bid regulations for EURO 2012, which means that all member associations will have until 31 January 2005 to inform European football’s governing body about their interest in hosting the final round in under eight years’ time. December 2006 decisionBid dossiers will have to be submitted to UEFA by 21 July 2005, and the Executive Committee will draw up a shortlist of up to three bidders in November 2005. The hosts of EURO 2012 will be named in December 2006. Two phasesThe bidding process for the EURO 2012 final round is being split into two phases, and is aimed at saving resources not only for UEFA, but also for bidding associations. Joint hosts in 2008The EURO final round in 2008 will be hosted jointly by neighbouring countries Austria and Switzerland, who signed the staging agreement with UEFA in Vienna in November.

Italy willing to bid for Euro 2012, says federation chief – Dec 11, 2004
“Candidacy must be presented by November 2005 and the Italian football federation is willing to do it,” federation president Franco Carraro told the Italian agency Apcom after Thursday’s federal council meeting. “However it does not depend from us but from the state ( government). “Carraro said government money was needed to improve stadiums and possibly build new ones, in line with UEFA requirements.

EURO 2012 BIDDING PROCESS – Nov 15, 2004
From December 16, associations interested in hosting the European Championship in 2012 will be able to request the official bidding documents from UEFA. The first phase pre-selection of three bidders will be made by the UEFA executive committee on November 10, 2005. The committee will then make the final decision on the host association(s) on December 15, 2006.

Romania abandon joint Euro 2012 bid – Nov 13, 2004
13, 2004Romania abandon joint Euro 2012 bidBUCHAREST, Nov 13 (Reuters) – Romania has abandoned plansfor a joint bid with Hungary for the 2012 European Championshipfinals because of infrastructure problems, a Romanian FootballFederation (FRF) official said on Saturday. Last January, Ferenc Gyurcsany, at the time Hungary’s Sportsminister, came to Bucharest to discuss a common candidature withhis Romanian counterpart. The two countries agreed to postpone a final decision for ayear while they looked into the bid. “Romania is not able to host such an important event,” FRFpresident Mircea Sandu told reporters on Saturday.

Poland, Ukraine to joint Euro 2012 bid – Sep 3, 2004
Ukraine had already sought to co-host the event with Russia whose president Vladimir Putin vetoed the idea. Now Poland are set to join Ukraine in a bid to co-host the event. Poland’s ambassador in Kiev Marek Ziolkowski said: “The Polish government has decided to support this idea. ” Scotland and Republic of Ireland, who failed in a joint bid to stage the 2008 event, are among the others in contention.

UEFA Chief Executive Lars-Christer Olsson and William Gaillard,… – – Nov 10, 2004
Bidding timelineUEFA’s Executive Committee approved the bidding timeline for the final round in eight years’ time at its meeting in Vienna on Wednesday. The process is aimed at saving resources not only for UEFA, but also for bidding associations. December 2006 decisionThe first phase will lead to the pre-selection of three bidders, and the final decision on the host association would be taken in a second phase.

Dispatch Online – Your premier Eastern Cape news site
Dispatch Online – Dec 16, 2004
The court said the foreign players limits violated European Union law by impeding the free movement of workers. Now, Uefa appears ready to try to reimpose some type of limit. Meanwhile, countries wanting to host the Euro 2012 football championships will be able to request the documentation for submitting a bid from today, Uefa added. – Sapa-AP Eastern Cape South Africa Foreign Business.

Euro bid plan problem – Jul 13, 2004
The two failed miserably in their attempt to win the Euro 2008 tournament. Said David Taylor, the Scottish Football Association’s CEO, quoted in The Scotsman.

Much preparation required to host European football championship,…
Pravda – Jul 27, 2004
“The European championship is an important event, but we are poorly ready [for it],” he said yesterday, when commenting on the call of Grigory Surkis, honorary president of the Dinamo Kiev football club, for Russia and Ukraine to unite in a tender for hosting Euro 2012.

Football Shorts
Sunday Times – The Sunday Times – Nov 14, 2004
The club was formed by fans of Wimbledon — now known as MK Dons — who refused to follow their heroes 70 miles from south London to Milton Keynes. AFC Wimbledon, who pull in crowds of up to 3,000, are five points clear at the top of the division as they continue their rise up the leagues. The previous record was set by St Blazey from Cornwall, but the world record is held by Ivory Coast’s ASEC Abidjan, who remained unbeaten for 108 matches over a five-year period Romania abandon Euro 2012 bid Romania have pulled out of their joint bid with Hungary to host Euro 2012 after failing to satisfy government officials that the country has the necessary infrastructure.

No. 1 She’s No. 2 Stephen Colbert arrives at a dinner to celebrate Time 100, Time Magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in the world, in New York on May 8, 2006. Colbert, the 42 year old anchor of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report,” placed second on the list of “TV’s Sexiest News Anchors,” posted on Maxim magazine’s Web site. He is the only male on the list.There’s no grand conspiracy involved left handers just tend to fall through the cracks, being that there are so few of them. In a recent survey of left handers in 50 different countries, the number of lefties who were ever taught how to operate as a left hander in a right handed world sits frequently around 10 percent everyone else just has to work it out on their own, until they finally try to drown the pain by spilling beer down their shirt from a right handed beer mug.”This has to violate the Americans With Disabilities Act.”Filling and making your own hacky sackThe bags are filled with all sorts of stuff! Footbags are generally filled with fine sand while hacky sacks are can be filled with Cheap Jerseys plastic beads or metal shillings. With a sandbag, you really don’t want to get it wet as the sand will clump into mud and be difficult to play with. This is a reason why hacky sacks with plastic or metal filling can be better for rainier climates. When making your own hacky sack, fill it with whatever you like! Just try try to keep it consistent and don’t mix and match material or it will get lumpy. Get the tips of a pair of socks and fill one with uncooked beans, then staple, sew, or rubberband it shut. Now, put the other tip of the sock over that bag so that the opening is opposite the bag’s opening. Close it shut, and you have a make shift bag to play with until you cheap nfl jerseys get a real one!Generally speaking, the projects involved huge public expenditures for an industry that contributed a minuscule amount to the local economy. Even if the public owns the stadium, the biggest gain from construction still ends up in Cheap mlb Jerseys the team owners pockets. That because it tends to show up as a higher resale price for a team playing in a newish park. Zaretsky cites the experience wholesale Jerseys of Eli Jacobs, who bought the Baltimore Orioles for $70 million in 1989. In 1992, one year after the state of Maryland built Camden Yards opened for the Orioles, Jacobs sold the team for $173 million almost 150 percent return, with no money out of pocket for the new ballpark. factors make the Las Vegas and San Diego projects look even more absurd. Does Las Vegas really need a sports stadium cheap jerseys to attract tourists? Adelson told the Review Journal that the fall and winter schedules of the NFL would help buck up visitorship during off months. He complained that Sands occupancy is down to 50% for most of December.

December 30, 2004

‘Trash Talk’ About Cars Led to Player’s Fatal Shooting

Filed under: World Cup 2006 — Ivan @ 11:28 am

The News Review:

* Shevchenko claims new poll triumph
* Other Iran sports news in brief
* China cancels US trip for four-nation soccer tournament
* ‘Trash Talk’ About Cars Led to Player’s Fatal Shooting
* World Cup 2006 qualification: Africa – Cameroon face elimination from…
* Evening Telegraph: Sport: Blether with Brown
* / Today / Sport / Soccer
* BBC SPORT | Golf | Levet joins global golfer ranks
* Navratilova for WTA meet
* Top 10 Chinese sports news in 2004 selected by Xinhua
* Flash back: September


December 29, 2004

Holmes where the heart is in seeking to define great from the good

Filed under: EURO 2004 — Ivan @ 7:35 am

The News Review:

* Year of underdog Soccer has a darker side
* It was the best of times, it was the . . .
* RTÉ Sport: French coach set to welcome Pires back
* Holmes where the heart is in seeking to define great from the good
* Quotes of the year
* Players Abroad of Wednesday, 29 December 2004
* This year’s Signs of the Apocalypse
* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* Funny old year
* The tabloids seem determined to turn Wayne and Coleen into the new…
* Flash back: February
* Disco and Sol in top ten for 2004
* ESPNsoccernet – Europe – Carvalho anticipates Barcelona game
* Football Association of Wales logo (Uefa.Com)


December 27, 2004

Soccer has own labor problems

Filed under: World Cup 2006 — Ivan @ 9:06 am

The News Review:

* Bridging the gap | Chelsea | Premiership | Football | Sport |…
* SA on top as Madiba weaves magic
* Hao Does a Runner to the Blades for ?1
* Soccer has own labor problems
* Triumph and despair
* BBC SPORT | Tennis | Aussies name new Fed Cup captain
* Beckhams hold star-studded christening
* Mourinho takes on Fergie in word war
* Grip tips Johnson for England honours


December 26, 2004

Spurs must pay a King’s ransom to keep Ledley

Filed under: EURO 2004 — Ivan @ 7:02 am

The News Review:

* Rob Bonnet’s sporting year
* Sport | Telegraph
* Underdogs & controversies in the spotlight
* Spurs must pay a King’s ransom to keep Ledley
* Same old England
* It should have been Henry
* Mark Thompson took over at the BBC during 2004
* The great and infamous
* THIS SPORTING YEAR compiled by Philip Quinn
* With his deceptive movements, Ronaldinho catches opposition on wrong…


December 24, 2004

Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan

Filed under: World Cup 2006 — Ivan @ 3:38 am

The News Review:

* German beer qualifies for 2006 World Cup
* World’s best player ready to fight racism
* EUROPEAN FOOTBALL: Barcelona heads the standings in the Spanish…
* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* VietNamNet Bridge
* Soccer News of Thursday, 23 December 2004
* BBC SPORT | Golf | Chicago to stage 2009 Solheim Cup
* BBC SPORT | Tennis | Koubek suspended after drugs test
* Squarefootball diary: City party shame, Souness admission, Gerrard…
* JS Online: Witty’s goal? Another 15 minutes
* BBC SPORT | Golf | Woods reveals his swing struggles
* Soccer News of Wednesday, 22 December 2004


December 23, 2004

ESPNsoccernet – Euro 2004 – Croatia News

Filed under: EURO 2004 — Ivan @ 11:21 am

The News Review:

* German Soccer | 23.12.2004 Klinsmann Brings California Sunshine to…
* Reading Room – Top stories of 2004
* Gerrard not part of the Real deal
* ESPNsoccernet – Euro 2004 – Croatia News
* Ronaldinho player of the year
* Sport turns to the law for answers
* RTÉ Sport: Swedish star keen on Spurs switch
* RTÉ Sport: Jol denies Wilhelmsson talk
* The year in review
* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* Surfing the Zeitgeist: Google
* Hathway plays truant, blackout stumps cricket lovers
* SOCCER: Ronaldinho gets world award
* / Today / Sport / Soccer
* BBC SPORT | Football | Gunners clock up winning record
* Cup-a-Soup study of the Beckhams lacks spice
* Henry eyes Gunners’ scoring record
* Buys Titanic Artifact


December 21, 2004

Burrell pledges support for Soca Warriors

Filed under: World Cup 2006 — Ivan @ 12:45 pm

The News Review:

* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* FIFA targets player burnout ahead of World Cup
* FIFA tells leagues to complete schedules three weeks before start of…
* Burrell pledges support for Soca Warriors
* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* Current Affairs | 18.12.2004 World Cup Perks for Parliamentarians?
* Oakland Trades Mulder to St. Louis for Three Prospects
* Soccer’s name change is necessary
* FIFA Will Pay Soccer Clubs for World Cup Injuries (Update1)
* FIFA: No women on men’s teams
* BBC SPORT | Football | African | Morocco seeks fresh blood
* Gone for a Burton
* Boyz tackle St Lucia at ‘The Office’
* Other Iran sports news in brief
* BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Internationals | Wallaby Grey to make Japan…


December 20, 2004

‘Beckham not out in the cold’ – Coach

Filed under: EURO 2004 — Ivan @ 11:44 am

The News Review:

* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* BBC SPORT | Football | Ronaldinho wins Fifa player award
* ‘Rape drug’ used to rob thousands
* ‘Beckham not out in the cold’ – Coach
* GAME TALK: UEFA Euro 2004
* They said it this year . . .
* Disenchanted Totti threatens to leave Roma
* Buylines Christmas special
* Ireland ranking matches peak of Charlton era
* Time to give top players a break
* Soccer Clubs to Be Compensated for Player Injuries at World Cup
* Fifa moves to avoid star burn-out
* Bayern Munich v Arsenal
* Czech Football
* Team of the Week


December 18, 2004


Filed under: World Cup 2006 — Ivan @ 6:32 am

The News Review:

* Zimbabwe’s nightmare year
* Sport on television: who shows what
* BBC SPORT | Football | African | Dujkovic accepts Ghana job
* Sponsors could pay $125 mn for Fifa 2010 World Cup
* North Jersey Media Group providing local news, sports & classified…
* BBC SPORT | Golf | English pair relish Cup challenge
* Southern Cal, Majerus Join Forces
* Daily Times – Leading News Resource of Pakistan
* Fifa invites bids in Europe for 2010 World Cup
* Shevchenko wins `Ballon D’or’
* 1. FC Koln stadium installs Philips chip technology for contactless…
* St Clair calls for Yorke to rejoin Soca Warriors
* Sports briefs for December 16, 2004
* ESPNsoccernet – World Cup – Ortega wants to play at World Cup


Next Page »

© 2007 - EURO 2012 News