Facts of UEFA Euro 2016

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  • 24 Teams are participating for the first time. Since 1996, Total teams participating on euro game was 16. From this Euro 2016, 8 more teams are added. Now total teams participating are 24 for the first time.
  • Gibraltar entered for the first time as a qualified team on Euro 2016.Gibraltar is the smallest country with 30000 population.
  • France is hosting Euro cup for the third time in the history of the euro Football. This is the first country which is hosting Euro for the third time. France had already hosted Euro 1960 and 1984. In 1984, France won the Euro on home soil beating Spain by 2.France has won the Euro twice time.
  • The cheapest price of the tickets is €25 and the most expensive price of tickets is €895. The cheapest price ticket  €25 is available for 43 games out of 51 games and most expensive tickets is on final game at Saint-Denis – Stade de France stadiums.
  • 10 cities of France on 10 stadiums is hosting Euro 2016. The opening ceremony and final matches will hold on Saint-Denis – Stade de France. Which has capacity of 81,338 sets and it is the fifth-largest stadium in Europe.
  • French DJ, David Guetta will product the official song of Euro 2016.  He will also perform in the opening ceremony at the Stade de France on June 10 2016.