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Bayern Munich stands for open-mindedness & tolerance!

German Bundesliga giants FC Bayern Munich president Herbert Hainer has come out with a statement after UEFA denied the city of Munich to illuminate the Munich Stadium (Allianz Arena) in rainbow colours. Herbert Hainer said, “We would have liked it if the Allianz Arena could have been lit up in …

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UEFA proposes alternative dates for rainbow illumination at Munich Stadium!

UEFA yesterday received a request from the mayor of Munich, Dieter Reiter, on behalf of the city council, to have the arena in Munich illuminated in rainbow colours at the upcoming UEFA EURO 2020 group stage match between Germany and Hungary. In this letter, the mayor outlines that a political …

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Germany kick-off their UEFA EURO 2020 campaign against France!

Germany kick-off their UEFA EURO 2020 campaign by hosting 2018 FIFA World Cup champions France at home at Munich’s Allianz Arena on Tuesday, June 15. After an autumn and winter with a second and third wave of COVID-19 cases, the infections have dropped dramatically in Germany over recent weeks with …

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UEFA EURO 2020 games in Munich to be held with spectators!

The UEFA EURO 2020 games at the Munich Arena can take place in front of spectators. This decision was reached by the Bavarian state government and communicated by minister president Markus Söder, who spoke of a capactiy “up to 20 percent”, after a cabinet meeting on Friday. The planned ‘Lead …

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New high-tech LED lighting at Munich’s Allianz Arena Esplanade!

The lighting experience at the Allianz Arena will now include the Esplanade. Effective immediately, 16 new, extra-large LED balloon lights will illuminate the main access route to FC Bayern’s home stadium. The Zumtobel Group, a partner of the record champions, developed and produced the lights in accordance with a design …

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Change of venues for some UEFA EURO 2020 matches announced!

The UEFA Executive Committee met today via videoconference and was informed of the confirmation given by local authorities that all four UEFA EURO 2020 matches in Munich will be able to welcome a minimum of 14,500 spectators. Munich was therefore confirmed as a host venue for the championship. The committee …

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DFB’s reaction on UEFA’s decision on delay of EURO 2020 venues!

The German Football Association (DFB) has issued the following statement regarding yesterday’s UEFA decision on UEFA EURO 2020 regarding Munich as a venue: “The DFB has taken note of today’s decision by the UEFA Executive Committee. Our thorough and responsible scenario planning for the UEFA EURO 2020 matches in Munich …

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Top international clubs play for the Audi Cup 2019 in Munich!

The tradition started exactly ten years ago: the first Audi Cup was held in 2009 as part of the celebrations for Audi’s 100th birthday. Since then, the Cup has become one of the best-known and most prestigious pre-season tournaments in Europe. FC Bayern Munich have won the trophy three times, …

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