Israel offers to host Champions League and Euro 2020 games
Israel Football Association's top officials spoke with UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin last week "about the possibility of hosting some of the Euro 2020 games in Israel, as well as the crucial stages of Champions League and Europa League games", a spokesman for the association said on Wednesday.
A UEFA spokesman said however it was currently aiming to hold all of its competitions "in the cities that have already been chosen and is working hard with its partners and stakeholders to ensure that happens."
Israel is the global leader in Covid vaccinations per capita. On Tuesday the country of about nine million people delivered a shot of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to its four millionth citizen.