Totti and Nesta at the opening ceremony
A show within a show. A few minutes before the kick-off of Turkey-Italy, the opening match of the European Championships, the Olympic Stadium in Rome will host the opening ceremony. Solemn but festive, it will celebrate the uniqueness of European football with a compelling metaphor: every single team represents a tradition of
excellence spanning 60 years, but only when they all come together is the magic released.
The ceremony will begin with a video with a countdown timer showing the last 60 years of Europeans on a frantic journey through memories and emotions. Then the action will move to the playing field, where two world champions and who in Rome have written indelible pages of history such as Francesco Totti and Alessandro Nesta will welcome the fans. Subsequently the musical band of the State Police he will perform the piece “Guglielmo Tell” by Gioacchino Rossini.