Events 2016

Football is a widely played game across the world. Every year, some significant football events take place. If you are a fan of football, then you should keep note of the following events this year.

The European Championship


Date: 10 June 2016 to 10 July 2016
Venue: France
This sporting event will feature the best football teams in Europe. Thousands of fans gather to watch this tournament. A significant incident took place last year during the competition. There was a deadly terrorist attack in Paris during the time of the event. But even this could not stop the spirit of the game.

Copa America


Date: 3 June 2016 to 26 June 2016
Venue: USA
16 teams will be participating in this prestigious competition. In the beginning, it used to determine the continental champion of South America, but since 1990 teams from North America and Asia also participates in this competition.

Rio Olympics


Date: 05 August 2016 to 21 August 2016
Venue: Brazil
This international multi-sport event is one of the biggest sporting events of this year.More than 10,000 athletes are expected to participate in this competition this year. It will feature 28 Olympic sports including football.

UEFA Championship


Date: 10 June 2016 to10 July 2016
Venue: France
It is a yearly continental club football competition arranged by the Union of European Football Associations. The top-division European clubs participate in this tournament.

Not everyone is lucky enough to get tickets to these fantastic sporting events. But most of the TV channels will telecast these LIVE. So, you should plan ahead and make some time to watch these nerve wrecking matches.