Tag: Italy

Swiss public decry excess Winter Games costs

Winter Olympics 2023 joint bid

A joint bid between Valais in Switzerland and Chamonix in France and resorts in Northern Italy could be launched to host the 2030 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. ‘inside the games’ stated that Olympic officials in Switzerland are reluctant to back the campaign after the public voted in a... » Read more

Venice Bosco dello Sport project timeline

Venice opens tender process

The timeline of the ‘sporting forest’ project (Bosco dello Sport) was presented by the Mayor of Venice Luigi Brugnaro recently at Ca’ Farsetti (palace) in Venice, Italy. The process of floating tenders for the development already started on December 30th, 2022, and the entire tender exercise... » Read more

‘The Cathedral’ gets nod but with provisos

New conditions for the new San Siro

The City Council of Milan has given the green light for the stadium that the top-flight Italian clubs – Inter Milan and A.C. Milan – are firm on building in place of their present home – the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. But, the nod comes with riders. ‘Milano Today’ stated that the... » Read more

Serie A pushes expansion to Middle East

Serie A opens Abu Dhabi office

The Lega Serie A (Italy) continues its expansion in the world and lands in the Middle East. After the opening of its prestigious office in New York (US), Italian Lega Serie A is set to open its first office in the Middle East in Abu Dhabi (UAE), with the January 2023 launch of the affiliate Lega... » Read more

Populous hired to design A.S. Roma new home

AS Roma owners hires Populous for new stadium

The Serie A club A.S. Roma owners – Dan and Ryan Friedkin – are making concrete steps toward securing construction of Roma’s new stadium project in the established area of Pietralata in the Italian capital Rome. The site chosen for the new arena is Pietralata in Rome (Italy), right... » Read more

Italy Host Cities list for EURO 2032 bid

Italy Host Cities list for EURO 2032 bid

Italy have drawn up the Preliminary Bid Dossier to host EURO 2032 with 11 cities ready to host games, including Milan, Turin, Genoa, Florence, Rome, Naples, and Palermo. ‘Football Italia’ stated that the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) sent over the paperwork to the Union of European... » Read more

Calcio venue rejig work reaches halfway mark

Spezia Calcio next stage of stadium development

The Serie A club Spezia Calcio announced on October 25th that it has filed the Economic and Financial Plan (hereinafter PEF) and the Feasibility Study for continuing the exercise of revamping the top-flight’s Alberto Picco Stadium in La Spezia, Italy, whose design was entrusted to the company GAU... » Read more