Eighteen cities have applied to the German Football Association (DFB) to be part of its bid to host the 2024 European Championship.
Federation president Yildirim Demiroren says Turkey will formally submit its bid on March 2.
Italy has awarded Gianni de Biasi, an Italian who coaches the Albanian national team, with the Medal of the Star, graded as a Knight.
Real Madrid, who sent Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe to the title-winning Portugal squad, were sixth, receiving €2.5 million.
The coach who led Iceland to the European Championship quarterfinals has been hired by struggling Norway.
Patrice Evra has said France would be European champions if they had played Portugal in Marseille rather than Paris.