Wednesday April 14 2021
Official: UEFA confirms Euro 2020 games in Rome

UEFA has confirmed that Rome's Stadio Olimpico will be one of the venues for this summer's Euro 2020 with spectators attending games. 

Yesterday, the Italian Government gave the all-clear for the Stadio Olimpico in Rome to host at least 25 per cent capacity at Euro 2020.

UEFA has now confirmed Roma and Lazio's home ground is one of the venues for the Euros this summer.

"UEFA has today received from the Italian Football Association, confirmation from the Italian Government that the UEFA EURO 2020 matches scheduled for the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, will take place with spectators," the official statement reads.

"The authorities have guaranteed at least 25% of the stadium's capacity will be filled. As a result, UEFA considers Rome to be fully confirmed as a venue for the tournament.

"Fans with tickets for matches in Rome should note that there will be no exemptions granted to any travel restrictions that will be in place at the time, for people arriving from outside Italy."

Italy will play the first game of the tournament against Turkey at the Stadio Olimpico on June 11.