REGGIO CALABRIA / The football match “The Legend of Gianluca Vialli” will be played in Reggio Calabria, at the Oreste Granillo Stadium, on Sunday, September 10, 2023, at 21:00, in memory of the footballer of the national team of Cremonese, Sampdoria, Juventus and ” Chelsea” who died on 6 January 2023. “Azzurri National Team – Alessandro Arena’s National Blue WSA – says the note – with the collaboration of Nicola Elia Alvaro, agent and consultant of sports figures, Biagio Maimone, expert in communication and Dream Tem “Wine of Champions” Fabio Cordella, under the patronage of the Municipality of Reggio Calabria, Metropolitan the city of Reggio Calabria, the region of Calabria and with the support of the Archdiocese of Reggio Calabria Bova. , will give life to a solidarity commemorative event as proceeds from match ticket sales will be donated to We Aut Structure, an organization dedicated to helping children with autism and raising awareness of the issue, which involves former teammates, actors, singers and friends the great footballer who died.” The We Aut Center offers support for children with autism, which is a severe neurodevelopmental problem that primarily affects speech and communication, social interaction and leads to restricted, stereotyped interests and repetitive behaviors. “We, Aut,” it is written, “through concrete initiatives, raises public awareness on this issue and interacts with institutions to propose actions aimed at providing concrete assistance to children suffering from this disorder, with the intention of including them in the social and educational environment. context: schools, suitable and suitable structures to deal with this problem, which therefore also affects parents. A large plot of land was allocated to We Aut in Rome for the construction of the first We Aut structure. “I invite the citizens of Reggio Calabria to take part in this sports initiative of memory and solidarity, organized by the National Fund, which will not see the participation of football organizations,” Arena said.
Ivan Zamorano, Ze Maria, Marco Materazzi, Wesley Sneijder, Francisco Lima, Pippo Inzaghi, DJ Alessandro Basciano, Cafu, Vincent Candela, Ernesto Chevanton, Gianmaria Antinolfi, Gianluca Costantino, Massimo Taibi, Vincenzo Iaquinta, David Di Michele confirmed their presence, Amauri , Julio Cesar, Kelvin Kuranyi, Marek Jankuloski, Giuseppe Sculli, Simone Pepe, Giacomo Tedesco, Emiliano Bonazzoli, Jorge Vargas, Francesco Cozza, Fausto Pizzi, Angelo Lagana. Sebastien Frey, Diego Lugano, Francesco Colonese, Olympic champion Luigi Busa, Pierluigi Pardo, host of the sports program “Tiki Taka”, journalist Biagio Maimone, musical group “Eiffel 65”, TV presenter Francesco Facchinetti, winner of “Big Brother” Vip Nikita, Pierpaolo Petrelli , influencers Enzuccio, Brazilian singer Gustavo Almeida, Gloria Estefan’s manager JC Salvatierra, world famous tenor Salvatore Cordella, tenor La Scala theater in Milan Paride Cataldo and his brother tenor Andrea Cataldo, who will perform together to form a world-class vocal trio, Cuban singer and composer Jon Secada, a two-time Grammy winner with 20 million album sales and a composer for Gloria Estefan, Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin and famed singer-songwriter Fabrizio Venturi. , artistic director of the Christian Song Festival, who will perform his songs a few minutes before the start.
Colombian artist John Mejia, a student of Botero’s, will be present at the match and on the occasion will paint a picture of the face of an autistic child on the sidelines, which will become the image and symbol of We Aut. Structure. Further, the addition of other famous world football stars, artists and famous TV presenters. Jeweler Michele Affidato will create the Azzurri National award, commissioned by the Christian Canzone Festival, to be presented to Alessandro Arena for his generous support of the We Aut structure.