How to get to Rome for Europa League and Europa League Finals – ESPN 2

Sport has a strange relationship with the Italian capital.

As a country, we are in the midst of a crisis of the first order, with the Eurovision Song Contest and its subsequent return in 2024 being among the worst political and economic decisions of the 20th century.

Yet, with such a fraught history, it is no surprise that, when it comes to the next European Cup finals, Rome has a vested interest in making sure it’s seen as the best place to do it.

And in a bid to showcase the city’s past, we look at what made Rome the perfect location for the 2023 edition of the tournament.