UEFA have banned Russia from participating in the 2024 EUROs.
UEFA have announced the qualifying system for EURO 2024. With this announcement they officially confirmed that Russia have been banned from participating in the European Championships 2024.
This comes after Russian teams were banned in February from international competitions due to the country’s invasion of Ukraine.
CAS(Court of arbitration of Sport) further confirmed the decision as they rejected Russia’s appeal.
Russia’s military ally Belarus have been allowed to take part in the Euro draw next month despite hosts Germany requesting UEFA to remove them from the draw.
Belarus will be present in the 53 team EURO draw, but they won’t be grouped with Ukraine due to security reasons.
The qualifying groups for EUROs will be drawn in Franfurt on 9th of October.