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29.06.17

The Best Places To Follow The Football In Europe This Summer

As domestic leagues draw to a close and we painstakingly search for something to quench our football thirst, the seemingly endless summer wait for sport is underway. However, there are competitions taking place this summer – and Holiday Inn Express Folkestone – Channel Tunnel has the run down here! 1) European U21 Championships – 16th June – 30th June (Poland) With no World Cup or Senior European Championship to look forward to this year, the onus switches to the stars of the future as the U21 Championships comes to the stunning country of Poland. The tournament is notorious for producing quality players – for example, new £43 million Manchester City signing Bernardo Silva won this competition with Portugal last time out. Expect quality competition, hidden gems and

1) European U21 Championships – 16th June – 30th June (Poland) With no World Cup or Senior European Championship to look forward to this year, the onus switches to the stars of the future as the U21 Championships comes to the stunning country of Poland. The tournament is notorious for producing quality players – for example, new £43 million Manchester City signing Bernardo Silva won this competition with Portugal last time out. Expect quality competition, hidden gems and heart-stopping moments – just how football should be! 2) Women’s European Championships – 16th July – 6

2) Women’s European Championships – 16th July – 6 th August (Netherlands) As the male equivalent takes a year off this summer, focus switches to the hotly anticipated women’s Euro 2017 in the Netherlands. 16 countries will do battle – and England kick off their competition against Scotland in Utrecht – just a five-hour drive from Holiday Inn Express Folkestone – Channel Tunnel! 3) European Super Cup – 8

3) European Super Cup – 8 th August (Macedonia) The European Super Cup will be contested between Manchester United and either Real Madrid or Juventus in Macedonia this year. A curtain raiser for the European season, this promises to be a real treat of an opening fixture between two of the world’s best teams!

So there you go – there is plenty of footballing activity happening this summer – and a stay at Holiday Inn Folkestone

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