By Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Published: 10:54 BST, 4 May 2021 | Updated: 10:54 BST, 4 May 2021
Each country playing at Euro 2020 this summer will be allowed a squad of 26 and will be able to replace players who test positive for Covid-19 up until their first match.
UEFA has confirmed the increase in squad numbers from the usual 23 players to 26 in light of the tournament being played in extraordinary circumstances amid the pandemic.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
The expanded squads will ease the situation if one or more players within the camp test positive for coronavirus and have to self-isolate during the finals, which begin on June 11.
Each team playing at this summer's European Championship will be permitted a squad of 26
The expanded squad size helps national team managers such as England's Gareth Southgate