The trophy of the European Football Championship, the Henri Delaunay Cup, will be presented in Moscow in Gorky Park on May 24, TASS reports. Also on May 22-23, the Cup will be exhibited in St. Petersburg.
It is clarified that the first point of the route of the tour in St. Petersburg on May 22 will be the city stadium with the participation of the former European champion in the French national team David Trezeguet, as well as the general director of the Russian part of the organizing committee of the European Championship Alexey Sorokin. Then the trophy will be presented in the building of the Mariinsky Theatre and at the museum installation “Apartment No. 60”. On May 23, the trophy will be exhibited at the Football Park on Hare Island.
It is noted that the European Football Championship is to be held in 11 European cities from June 11 to July 11, 2021. Initially, St. Petersburg was supposed to host four matches of the tournament. In connection with the refusal of Dublin, the meetings of group E planned in the capital of Ireland were changed to St. Petersburg. Thus, in total, seven meetings will be held in the city.