The Euro 2020 is set to be the 16th UEFA European Championship. It takes place every four years and is organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). The soccer competition was originally scheduled for June 12 to July 12, 2020. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the tournament was delayed for a whole year and is now rescheduled to start on June 11 and end on July 11, 2021.
The Wembley Stadium in London is set to host the Semi-Finals and the Final since it has the highest capacity of all of the stadiums. The Stadio Olimpico in Rome has been selected as the opening venue. The tournament was originally meant to have 13 host venues, but two of them were later removed. Brussels, and Dublin. As a result, it will be held in 11 cities in 11 different countries.
Spain has moved its host city to Seville from Bilbao. Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal, who dominated the Euro 2016, are the defending champions. The VAR will make its debut in this tournament at the European Championship in 2021. However, where and when will the Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony be held? Let's find out!
Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony: Date
The Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony will take place on Friday, June 11, 2021, at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy. The ceremony will begin one hour prior to the Italy vs Turkey opening matchup that starts at 3:00 PM (ET).
Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony: Time by State in the US
ET: 2:00 PM
CT: 1:00 PM
MT: 12:00 PM
PT: 11:00 AM
TV Channel in the US to watch Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony in La Liga
The Euro 2020 Opening Ceremony will be broadcasted on TUDN Radio, TUDN.com, ESPN, Univision, Univision NOW, TUDN USA, TUDN App in the United States.