2019 Europa League: Fan festival opens in Baku

  25 May 2019    Read: 2033
 2019 Europa League: Fan festival opens in Baku

A fan festival dedicated to the 2019 UEFA Europa League final opened in the Baku Boulevard on Saturday.

Former English strike Michael Owen and ex-Italian goalkeeper Francesco Toldo attended the opening ceremony of the festival as start guests, AzVision.az reports.

Azerbaijani First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov, who chairs the Organizing Committee of the Europa League final in Baku, as well as President of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA) Rovnag Abdullayev, AFFA First Vice-President Rauf Aliyev and other officials also took part in the event.  

The festival aroused great interest among residents and guests of Baku. The visitors took the opportunity to take photos with Michael Owen and Francesco Toldo.

The festival is free until May 29.

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