Former Germany captain Philipp Lahm is against FIFA’s plans to implement a biennial World Cup.
“I discover the present rhythm ought to stay as it’s. I feel as a participant you may anticipate a match each two years, and I feel that different sports activities even have the correct to be within the highlight. So, that is why I am completely in favour of conserving it the best way it’s now. I’ve all the time felt comfy like this as a participant. I can solely communicate from my very own perspective,” Lahm mentioned on Tuesday.
“As a fan, I feel it is nice that such a significant occasion takes place each two years (both the World Cup or Euro). That is why I am in favour of issues remaining as it’s now.”
Germany on Tuesday unveiled the emblem for soccer’s 2024 European Championship throughout a ceremony with a lightweight present within the stadium that can maintain the ultimate.
Some company and media had been invited to Berlin’s Olympiastadion for the UEFA launch, although no followers had been current on a humid night within the German capital.
The emblem options an overview of the Henri Delaunay Cup – the bulbous match trophy – set on a colored oval define that resembles the Olympiastadion’s roof.
It options colors from the flags of UEFA’s 55 member nations, set in 24 slices across the trophy to symbolize the 24 groups that can finally qualify for the match in Germany.