On the hope, there’s a real belief that France will win the EURO this year. The average age of the French squad is 27. But reporters make different predictions based on the fact that some big football teams are involved in the competition. Three times winners Germany and two-time reigning champions Spain head into the 15th edition of the European Championship as favorites. Germany have won the European Championship three times (1972, 1980 and 1996. Spain have also won the Euros three times in 1964, 2008 and 2012. England won 10 out of 10 matches in qualifying. Belgium and Italy are already to be considered as aspirants to the European title.
“Anything can happen in football”, big commentators say and after they enumerate other participating European football teams: Denmark, Netherlands, Greece, Ireland, Iceland, Slovakia and even Albania. A month of hot football follows now !