UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino



INFANTINO 1 (EN): There is good news indeed for the participating national teams and national associations in the EURO 2016 here in France. The Executive Committee has today decided on the amounts to be distributed as prize money, so there is an increase compared to 2012. Next year in 2016 the prize money will be of 301 million in total, going up from 196 at the last EURO: 301 million. So this means that the winner of the Euro can take a maximum of 27 million Euros as prize money for winning the competition. INFANTINO 2 (EN): UEFA has decided on the Hosts of the UEFA Futsal Cup today, for the finals which will take place at the home of one of the four finalists, and it is Inter in Guadalajara in Spain, who will be proud Hosts of the final round - semi-finals and final - of this beautiful competition, the Futsal Cup. INFANTINO 3 (EN): UEFA has taken note of the Court of Arbitration for Sport decision relating the provisional suspension of its President Michel Platini, and requests a swift disciplinary process by the relevant FIFA bodies on the merits of the case. The UEFA Executive Committee once again supported Michel Platini's right to a due process and a fair trial and the opportunity to clear his name.
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