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The three favorites are Spain, the defending champions, Germany, the 2008 unhappy finalist and The Netherlands, the 2010 vice-world champions. After 31 games into three weeks of competition, only one team out of the 16 participating in the competition will remain. Which one will win the title? Spain is the team to beat. European champion in 2008 and world champion in 2010, La Roja is a serious contender. Since its victory against the Netherlands (1-0 in OT) in the finals of the World Cup in South Africa, the team coached by Vicente del Bosque played 22 games. Although the qualifying run for Euro 2012 was perfect (eight wins), their record is mixed. Your Ukraine vacation may be interesting! They account for four losses (against Argentina, Portugal, Italy and England), two draws (against Mexico and Costa Rica) and 16 wins. Short of the Barcelona defender Carles Puyol and the top scorer of its history, David Villa (51 goals in 82 appearances) ...

This Ukraine tourism destination is considered to be an industrial giant and populous city. This is true, and despite this, Donetsk is very beautiful and green city. Ukraine Vacation Guide's advise is to visit Donetsk and create your own opinion about this city. Donetsk  Ukraine will host EURO 2012, it is a great chance to visit it! Wide streets, spacious squares, cozy boulevards, green parks and gardens decorate Donetsk. Locals are very fond of their city and do all their best to make it beautiful. Vacation in Donetsk is varied due to the extensive infrastructure of leisure and entertainment for every taste. Excursions in Donetsk will help to look at the city in new ways. Here you can see different spots like Palm of Mertsalov (man-made wonder, the symbol of the city), cafes, pubs, hotels, museums, theatres, numerous monuments, holy places, and much more.

If you will come to Lviv for Euro 2012 matches, you will get much more then football party or Ukraine tourism. Just follow an advice of Ukraine Vacation guide and explire unique vacation spots of charming city of Lviv which is called somtimes "Second paris". Museum of History of religion is one of Lviv's visit cards and is definetly a place you must visit. Museum is located in the building of the Dominican monastery XIV - XVIII centuries. Organ music concerts organized by Music and Education Department, held in a large exhibition hall - the former refectory of the monastery. The Dominican Church was designed by Austrian engineer Jan de Witte and is one of the best examples of Baroque architecture. The main altar was created in 1766 by project of sculptor Sebastian Fesinger. 

Lviv is the second after Kiev Ukrainian city which launched the official site dedicated to the Euro 2012. The site contains various information about Lviv, city hotels, transport, entertainment, hiking trails, etc. There is also information about infrastructure preparations for the European Championships. The site of Lviv for Euro 2012 also contains a variety of videos and photos. Particular attention is paid to the volunteer movement. The resource is will be bilingual. Articles are published in Ukrainian and English languages. However, the organizers of the championship in Lviv plan to expand the language service after the draw for the final of Euro 2012, when it is determined the national teams that will play their matches in Lviv.
 

talisman Euro 2012The talisman will be presented in Warsaw on November, 16th, and already on November, 20th it will be in Lvov, and only then in Donetsk, Kharkov and Kiev. The director of tournament in Ukraine Markijan Lubkivsky has told about it. On October,  27-28th in capital of Poland the joint meeting on safety issues and the law and order will take place during tournament, informs Euro-2012 organizing committee in Ukraine. The meeting will pass with participation of operational director UEFA Events Martin Kallena and the director of department UEFA for safety issues and law and order Mark Timmera's. Among themes which will be discussed also preparation for presentation of an official talisman of Euro-2012 which will take place on November, 16th in Warsaw. 

In Nyon, Switzerland a few hours ago was held the meeting of the Supervisory Board of UEFA. The main issue of the meeting - weather Ukraine and Poland have time to adequately prepare for the Euro 2012. How is the preparation of Ukraine for Euro 2012? Almost every week from the headquarters of the Football Association - in Nyon come delegations to Ukrainian  towns that will take the championship. The representatives of UEFA and the countries hosting the tournament, today also discussed the issue that concern all the fans - when tickets sale will start. This will happen in the spring, you can buy them on the Internet. There will be about a half million tickets.

Boxers Vitali and Wladimir Klitschko entered the hundred "Friends of the Euro-2012". Diplomas of "Friends of Euro-2012" boxers were awarded on Tuesday at the office of the local organizing committee of Euro-2012 Ukraine in Kiev."It's an honor to be a friend of Euro 2012. I am convinced that we need to do much. Euro 2012 will be victorious.  Victorious for Ukraine in economic terms, sports, in terms of the infrastructure, which will appear in Ukraine ", - said Vitaly Klitschko after receiving the diploma. Vice-Premier of Ukraine on preparation for Euro 2012 Boris Kolesnikov  said: "The president and the government will do everything to make our contribution, and friends of Euro 2012

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