If UEFA is serious about helping the game progress throughout Europe, than the only choice it can make is for Hungary and Croatia to co-host the 2012 Euros. Sure, their logo needs a little work, but who else are you going to award the hosting duties to? Poland/Ukraine, not so much.
Giving the Italians the right to put on the tournament would be nothing but a vote for continental stagnation. Peterjon Cresswell gives us some insight before the big vote next week.
Why Euro 2012 could go east [Guardian Sport Blog]