THERE’S MORE THAN EUROS COMING

- June 1st, 2012

TORONTO - One of the world’s biggest sporting events picks up next week with a handful of massive fixtures Friday afternoon.

Fans will clamour around television sets worldwide to watch with bated breath as their fellow countrymen compete for international glory — but not at Euro 2012.

Despite what you’ve picked up while walking in close proximity to Toronto’s European populace, for the next few weeks fans of the global game will be more interested in the 80 World Cup qualifiers that are set to kick off across five continents than the start of the Euros in Eastern Europe.

Sorry European soccer enthusiasts, while I’ll undoubtedly tune in to the occurrences in Poland and the Ukraine, UEFA’s continental tournament doesn’t come close to matching the magnitude of what’s set to take place from every corner of the globe.

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