MILAN – Milan will be the capital of European basketball from 16 to
18 May 2014. The city will play host to the Final Four of Euroleague (basketball’s
Champions League) at the Assago-Milanofiori Forum.
Former Inter star Giuseppe Bergomi, who will be there as a representative of
Inter and Inter Forever, took part in a press conference this morning to
introduce the event, which had the Alessi Hall at the Palazzo Marino as its
The Master of Ceremonies were Mayor of Milan, Giuliano Pisapia and the CEO
of the Eurolega, Jordi Bertomeu, who both explained how special and exciting
the event will be. Many events will take place in Piazza Duomo (such as a
‘3-against-3’ tournament and the presentation of the award to the season’s
MVP), while the PalaLido will host a tournament for young basketball players.
There will also be various charity events, all linked to the EuroLega’s CSR
Project One Team.
Ingredients sure to ignite sporting passion – and Inter will be there to
offer their support too.