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You're reading: Forbes: European Championship a lightning rod for Platini’s critics – But are they right?

The tournament’s success is a relatively recent phenomenon. The first
edition did not take place until 1960. Only when the field was reduced
to four was the venue for the semi-finals and final decided. The
tournament grew incrementally and it took until England hosted in 1996
for the Euro field to reach 16 countries.

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