Formally known as the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship, it is contested by national football teams aligned with UEFA (Union of European Football Associations). A total of 16 nations compete in the championship; 51 nations compete in preliminaries for 14 slots, and the two hosts nations automatically qualify. The tournament will be hosted by Poland and Ukraine.
There are 12 days of group matches from June 8 to June 19. After one off day, there will then be four days of quarterfinals. There will then be two off days, followed by two days of semi-finals, another two off days, and the final on July 1. The group matches will be played two each day, at noon and 2:45 pm NY time, and all matches after that will be played at 2:45 pm NY time.
There will be a large group of European tourists, ex-pats, and European soccer fans from all nations wondering where to watch Euro 2012 in New York City.
Brickyard Gastropub will be showing all of the matches, with the sound turned up. With nine giant screens and the best beer menu in NY, Brickyard Gastropub is one of the very best bars in NYC for Euro 2012.
We’ll be serving our regular menu, including our bar menu. Of course, we encourage you to wear your finest football jersey!
We expect large crowds, so call us today at 212-767-0077 to reserve your table, and come early.