Italy approves opening stadium to fans at 25% capacity for Euros

Soccer Apr 14, 2021

Italy approves opening stadium to fans at 25% capacity for Euros

Italy's government will allow fans to attend matches at this year's European Championship in Rome's Olympic Stadium with at least 25% capacity, the country's soccer federation (FIGC) said in a statement on Tuesday. Euro 2020 was postponed by a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic ...

Italy approves fans for Euro 2020 matches in Rome

Soccer Apr 7, 2021

Italy approves fans for Euro 2020 matches in Rome

The Italian government has given the green light for fans to attend Euro 2020 matches scheduled for Rome's Stadio Olimpico, including the tournament's curtain raiser, the country's soccer federation said on Tuesday. Rome is set to host the opening fixture for the delayed multi-host nation ...

Eddie Jones hails Jonny May's spectacular 'rugby league' try

Rugby Feb 14, 2021

Eddie Jones hails Jonny May's spectacular 'rugby league' try

England coach Eddie Jones said that Jonny May's extraordinary try in Saturday's 41-18 Six Nations victory over Italy reminded him of a rugby league finish, though the flying up-and-over dive would have probably been more at home in last week's Super Bowl. May received the ...

Alpine ski resorts fear lonely winter as lockdowns freeze Europe

World Nov 7, 2020

Alpine ski resorts fear lonely winter as lockdowns freeze Europe

The Italian ski resort of Cervinia, which lies below the Matterhorn, was forced to shut a day after opening last month as pictures of hundreds of queuing skiers ignoring social-distancing went viral. Since that setback, the barely underway Alpine ski season has been further thrown ...