In Reggio Calabria, a football match in memory of Gianluca Vialli. The event, titled “The Legend of Gianluca Vialli”, will take place on Sunday, September 10 at 21:00 at the Oreste Granillo Stadium. The goal is to honor the memory of a beloved athlete who passed away on January 6 and played not only for the national team, but also for Cremonese, Sampdoria, Juventus, Chelsea.
Azzurri Alessandro Arena National Team in collaboration with Nicola Elia Alvaro, agent and consultant of sports figures, Biagio Maimone, communications expert, and Fabio Cordella’s “Wine of Champions” dream team, under the patronage of the Municipality of Reggio Calabria, Metropolitan City of Reggio di Calabria and the region of Calabria will hold a solidarity event as the proceeds from the sale of tickets for the match will be donated to We Aut, an organization specialized in helping and educating children with autism, which will bring together former teammates, actors, singers and friends of the great late footballer.
English defender John Terry, Ivan Zamorano, Ze Maria, Marco Materazzi, Cafu, Vincent Candela, Ernesto Chevanton, Vincenzo Iaquinta, Marcio Amoroso, Amauri, Julio Cesar, Kelvin Kuranyi, Marek Janculoski, Tommaso Rocchi, Giuseppe Sculli, Simone confirmed their presence. Pepe, Giacomo Tedesco, Emiliano Bonazzoli, Jorge Vargas, Francesco Cozza, Fausto Pizzi, Benny Carbone, Andrea Damante, Sebastian Frei, Diego Lugano, Francesco Colonnese, Christian Terlizzi, Olympic champion Luigi Busa, Pierluigi Pardo, Tiki Taka sports host , journalist Biagio Maimone, musical group Eiffel 65, TV presenter Francesco Facchinetti, influencers Enzuccio and Le Twins, who have 18.5 million subscribers, Brazilian singer Gustavo Almeida, Cuban singer and composer Jon Secada, winner of two Grammy awards, who sold 20 million albums and was the composer for Gloria Estefan, Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin and songwriter Fabrizio Venturi, artistic director of the Christian Song Festival, who will perform minutes before kickoff.
The event is dedicated to the untimely death of a champion who, with extraordinary courage, fought his illness to the end, never giving up.
Reggio Calabria wants to remember a world football star who stood out for her prowess both on a sporting and human level. Everyone knows his warm and tender commitment to educating young football players, aimed not only at achieving winning results, but also instilling in them the confidence that they can handle football commitments without ever giving up in the face of the critical challenges that they deal with enthusiasm. indefatigable perseverance, full of hope, that same perseverance and the same hope, of which Gianluca Vialli was an outstanding example during his illness, which showed that he knew how to live with always a serene gaze turned to the horizon that he knew, unfortunately, that he had to inexorably achieve.
Master jeweler Michele Affidato will create the “National Azzurri” award, commissioned by the Festival della Canzone Cristiana, to be presented to Alessandro Arena for his deep commitment to the structure of We Aut.