PHOTO | Next month, Germany will be the center of football: The 17th European Championship will be officially opened

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Tonight, the 17th European Football Championship started with the match between Germany and Scotland, and before the match, the championship was opened with a 15-minute musical score.

The matches (51 during the tournament) will be played in ten stadiums in Germany. The players will most often run on the pitch of the Olympic Stadium (capacity of 71.000 seats) in Berlin, the arena in Munich (66.000) and the stadium in Dortmund (62.000) – there will be played six matches of EURO 2024 each.

Berlin, home to the stadium with the largest capacity of all ten stadiums, hosts the final, one quarter-final, one round of 14 match and three group stage matches of the competition. The final is scheduled for exactly one month from today's opening (July XNUMX).

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