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Wembley to have at least 25 percent capacity at Euro 2020 with more fans expected for final stages |  Football News

Wembley is expected to operate at least 25% of its capacity at Euro 2020 and could host more fans for the semi-finals and the final, Sky Sports News can confirm.

The Football Federation presented their plans to UEFA on Wednesday and had until April 28 to update their proposals on any increased capacity for the later stages of the competition.

At 25% capacity, Wembley would have 22,500 spectators in attendance.

Sky Sports News 10 host cities have been said to have given assurances on a minimum of 25 percent of fans in each game, including Munich, but the German government has yet to officially approve the figure.

In the meantime, no decision on Bilbao and Dublin will be taken before the UEFA Executive Committee on April 19.


Fans will be allowed to watch Euro 2020 at Hampden Park after the Scottish government confirms a 25% capacity, but hopes are fading for Dublin’s Aviva Stadium, Bryan Swanson reports.

England’s football governing body has yet to set a figure for supporters taking part in the semi-finals and final – also staged at Wembley – but it is hoped for more than 25%.

UEFA reviewed host city submissions at 2 a.m. on Thursday, which was attended by high profile figures from the 12 host city associations, including FA CEO Mark Bullingham, SFA CEO Ian Maxwell and the FAI CEO Jonathan Hill.

The FA are expected to confirm their plans after UEFA released a ticketing update on Friday.

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