Euro 2020: Vaccine passports to be used at Wembley group fixtureson June 8, 2021 at 3:23 pm

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

England’s Euro 2020 group games at Wembley Stadium will be the first sporting event at which vaccine passports will be used in the UK.

England fans at Middlesbrough's Riverside Stadium

Uefa says UK-based ticket holders aged 11 or over can show proof of full vaccination, with both doses received at least 14 days before the match.

Those not fully vaccinated must show proof of a negative lateral flow test taken within the previous 48 hours.

England play Croatia in their opening group game on Sunday.

Ticket holders for matches taking place at Hampden Park will not be required to show proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test.

Fans who live in England attending games at Wembley can show their vaccination status via the NHS app.

Uefa says its “main priority” is to deliver a safe tournament, and is “working with the local governments and health authorities to ensure measures adhere to the public health guidance of the host country”.

Wembley and Hampden Park are among 11 venues across Europe hosting Euro 2020 games. The others are in Rome, Munich, Baku, St Petersburg, Budapest, Seville, Bucharest, Amsterdam and Copenhagen.

Wembley will host a maximum of 22,500 fans – 25% of its capacity – for England’s group D fixtures against Croatia, Scotland and Czech Republic.

The stadium is also due to host a last-16 tie as well as both semi-finals and the final.

- Advertisement -

Discover

Sponsor

Latest

World Cup 2022: Bruno Petkovic scores late extra-time equaliser for Croatiaon December 9, 2022 at 5:41 pm

Croatia equalise deep into extra time with their first shot on target of the match when Bruno Petkovic sweeps home with the help of...

Ukraine war: Many dead as rockets hit humanitarian convoy in Zaporizhzhiaon September 30, 2022 at 9:36 am

At least 23 civilians reportedly killed as they tried to enter Russian-held territory to deliver aid.Image source, ReutersAt least 23 people have been killed...

UK weather: Last day of ice warnings before temperatures soaron December 18, 2022 at 2:41 pm

The cold snap is ending with temperatures set to jump by 15 degrees, which could bring its own problems.Image source, PA MediaBy Charley AdamsBBC...

Women’s Six Nations 2022: ‘Our journey hasn’t finished’, says England captain Sarah Hunteron April 30, 2022 at 7:03 pm

England will not reflect on their Women's Six Nations Grand Slam for long with the World Cup around the corner.

UK YouTuber Benjamin Rich held at Russian space centreon May 7, 2022 at 8:47 pm

Bald and Bankrupt vlogger Benjamin Rich is being held in Kazakhstan, Russia's space agency says.Image source, PA MediaA British YouTuber has been detained at...