European Championship opening game at the Allianz Arena
UEFA announced the official match schedule for the 2024 European Championship in Germany in Vienna today. The Allianz Arena will be the venue for the opening game on 14 June 2024. The tournament, in which the German national team is seeded, will be kicked off at 21:00 CEST. In addition, three games in the group stage, a last 16 game and a semi-final will be played at FC Bayern's home stadium.
FC Bayern CEO Oliver Kahn: "Were proud to be able to host the European Championship at our Allianz Arena and to organise the opening game with the German national team. That's a great honour. Fans from Bavaria and all over the world can look forward to the games in Munich."
Allianz Arena Managing Director Jürgen Muth: "The Allianz Arena has proven many times that it is the perfect stage for unforgettable football evenings. We will do everything we can to meet the expectations in 2024."
The final will take place on 14 July 2024 at the Berlin Olympic Stadium. The pairings and times for the entire tournament will be decided at the final draw on 2 December 2023 in Hamburg. The draw for the qualifying competition will take place in Frankfurt on 9 October 2022.
The arena will also be the venue for a big international match in June: