EURO 2012: Continental gives 120 tickets to matches at UEFA EURO 2012 image

Continental AG, the German auto and truck parts manufacturing company has given away 120 tickets to matches at UEFA EURO 2012 exclusively to students.

As well as a ticket to an actual game, Continental is organizing the travel, accommodation and offering an attractive range of additional events.

In addition, the German giant will be hosting big-screen viewings at 14 selected partner universities across Germany.

Euro 2012 kicks off in Warsaw on June 8 and ends on July 1 in Kiev, capital of fellow host Ukraine.
It is the first time that either nation has hosted the tournament. This bid was chosen by UEFA’s Executive Committee in 2007.

The final tournament features 16 nations, the last European Championship to do so. Qualification was contested by 51 nations between August 2010 and November 2011 to join the two host nations in the tournament.

31 matches will be played during Euro 2012, with Ukraine hosting 16 matches and Poland 15 matches. 3 group matches including the opening match, quarter-final, and semi-final will be held in Warsaw.

3 group matches, quarter-final, semi-final, and the final of Euro 2012 will played in the renovated NSK Olimpiyskyi in Kiev.