UEFA will move the Women’s Euro 2021 finals as part of its strategy to reorganise the football calendar, the German FA has actually stated.
Football authorities throughout the world are changing strategies to deal with significant hold-ups triggered by the continuous coronavirus pandemic.
The women’s European Championship finals had actually been arranged to happen in England from July 7 to August 1 next year.
Those dates would indicate an overlapping with the men’s European Championship, which has actually been held up 12 months to run from June 11 to July 11 2021.
The German FA (DFB) stated on Twitter that the Euro 2020 hold-up would impact the women’s masterpiece competition, without any decision yet handled when it may be played.
On its women’s football account, the DFB stated: “The [UEFA] executive committee likewise chose that competitors to be kept in June 2021 would be rescheduled.
“This concerns the final four of the Nations League, as well as the European Women’s and U21 Championships. Exact dates are still to be decided.”
The men’s Nations League finals had actually been due to happen from June 2 to 6.