EURO mountain villages - football match on the glacier 12 March 2016
European championship mountain villages-promotion: Switzerland vs. Italy
The mountain village teams from Switzerland (FC Gspon) and Italy (FC Piedimulera) will go head to head in Saas-Fee in preparation for the mountain village EURO championship 2015 taking place from 2 to 5 June 2016. As part of the initiative, non-profit organisations including a children’s home and Valais Cancer League, an association supporting cancer patients and their families, are receiving ongoing support through sports ball donations from partners.
Charity football fun on a glacier
The players in the Bergdorf-EM teams from Switzerland and Italy will be put through their paces in this very special football match on a glacier at 3,500 metres. Every player will also be taking on social responsibility through the SportMeetsCharity initiative.
The match on the Allalin is set to be an unforgettable experience for all ages. Representatives from the worlds of sport, tourism, business and politics will be there to cheer on the teams.
Mittelallalin 3‘500m - with the world’s highest revolving restaurant, largest ice grotto and highest underground train all in one place, the Allalin promises to be an unforgettable and breathtaking mountain setting for an exciting football match between two of the Bergdorf-EM teams.
The football fans, whether young or old, will get missing stickers of the World Cup 2014 from the Panini King. Plus, the visitors who bring the voucher of the Coopzeitung newspaper with them to the game Switzerland vs. Italy on the glacier will be sent a free UEFA EURO 2016™ Panini sticker album.