16 best countries in Europe - level 2
Next European football tournament will start in June 2012 and it is organized by two countries, Poland and Ukraine. If some European country wants to play in this tournament, it must first go through its qualification group. But if they can do it, the money for the team is really great. Every team in the tournament will get about 11 million euros as a start bonus. But this isn’t all. If you get some points in the tournament, you will get more millions of euros. And more money will be from television and sponsors.
This all money can really help young football players. This money will be used for better sport stadiums and the countries will have a better chance to find new Messi or Cech in their own country.
The qualification was finished today and these are 16 teams which will get the money bonus and play in the next year tournament: Ukraine, Poland, Spain, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, England, Russia, Greece, Sweden, Denmark, France, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Ireland and Portugal.
You can see a goal from the match between the Czech Republic and Montenegro in the video.
Written by David for News in Levels
Interesting words: qualification, chance.
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