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100 days before Euro 2020, Skillzy goes sightseeing in Baku

Euro-2020 published on: 04.03.2020 print
Today, 100 days before the start of the UEFA European Football Championship, the official mascot of UEFA Euro 2020, Skillzy set out on a walking tour in Baku with freestylers of the championship in Baku - veteran footballers Nugzar Kvirtiya and Kader Alimova. The adventures of Skillzy and his friends in the City of Winds were met with great interest by the residents of the capital.
100 days before Euro 2020, Skillzy goes sightseeing in Baku
The trip, which took place on a remarkable day, lent color to the capital. Skillzy and his friends started their tour from Nizami Street in the center of Baku. Then they went to Icheri Sheher (Old City), one of the historical places of the City of Winds and visited tourist attractions, such as Maiden Tower, Palace of the Shirvanshahs, Yanar Dag ("burning mountain"), as well as a number of museums.
The name of the mascot comes from the English word "skills". Skillzy was first presented on March 24, 2019 during the match between the teams of the Netherlands and Germany.
As is known, three matches of Group A, as well as one quarter-final match will be held at Baku Olympic Stadium. Based on the draw results, the national teams of Turkey, Italy, Wales and Switzerland were placed in Group A. Please see below the schedule of matches to be held in Baku:
 
June 13, 05:00 pm
Wales – Switzerland
 
June 17, 08:00 pm
Turkey - Wales
 
June 21, 08:00 pm
Switzerland - Turkey
 
July 4, 08:00 pm
Quarter-final
 
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