Euro 2012

Euro 2012

Euro 2012

The 2012 European Championships in Poland & Ukraine will be held June 8 to July 1, 2012.

Poland/Ukraine will be the 3rd time the European Championships have been co-hosted after Belgium/Netherlands for Euro 2000, and Austria/Switzerland for Euro 2008.

Euro 2012 will be the last European Championship finals in which only 16 nations will compete, with Euro 2016 being the first European Championship finals with 24 participating nations.

The draw for Euro 2012 was held in Kyiv in December 2011; see the full Euro 2012 match schedule and groups.

See the four Euro 2012 groups and Euro 2012 team profiles.

Qualification for Euro 2012 will take place between September 2010 and November 2011.

Follow all the games and results from all the qualifying groups in our Euro 2012 qualification section.

Gdansk Guide. Poznan Guide. Wroclaw Guide. Warsaw Guide. Lviv Guide. Kiev Guide. Kharkiv Guide. Donetsk Guide.

Euro 2012 venue cities

The Euro 2012 hosts cities in Poland and Ukraine and Euro 2012 venue stadiums in the two Eastern European countries are:


Warsaw - National Stadium capacity 55,920
Gdansk - PGE Arena capacity 44,000
Wroclaw - Maslice Stadium capacity 42,771
Poznan - Municipal Stadium capacity 45,830


Kiev - NSK Olimpiyskyi capacity 69,000
Lviv - Lemberg Stadium capacity 33,500
Kharkiv - Metalist Stadium capacity 41,400
Donetsk - Donbass Stadium capacity 51,500

Browse our in-depth travel guides to the host venues in Poland & Ukraine, see our cultural and travel essentials, fan images, stadium reports, a map of Poland & Ukraine and news on the latest European Championships.

Find full results and team profiles for the 16 competing nations, player profiles and Euro 2012 stats.

Euro 2012 Travel

Visit our Poland and Ukraine travel sections for information on flights to the two countries and getting around by train, bus, taxi and hire car.

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