Euro 2008: Host Failure No Big Deal
Posted by Paul Gardner on Jun. 12, 6:45 a.m.
Yesterday the Swiss joined Belgium in a select category of soccer failures: host nations of a major tournament that failed to get past the first round. Belgium screwed up in the 2000 Euro tournament, and it is possible that the "failed host" category will expand to three today - with the co-host of Euro 2008, Austria, sharing the unenviable honor ...