Italy-Albania becomes a political case in Europe. Prime Minister Edi Rama is criticized for 'a shameful act'

2024-06-13 10:22:53 / POLITIKË ALFA PRESS

Italy-Albania becomes a political case in Europe. Prime Minister Edi Rama is

Everything is ready for the debut of Luciano Spalletti's Italy in "Euro 2024", which will take place on Saturday, June 15, from 21:00 in Dortmund, against Albania... This is how the Italian media "Fanpage" begins the article, highlighting a fact that impresses him a lot from the "land of eagles":

"In Tirana and its surroundings, expectations and enthusiasm have already risen to the highest levels, to the extent that the country will be practically paralyzed during the continental tournament. The return of the Albanian national team to a competition of this level, for the second time after 2016, and the debut against the reigning champions of Europe prompted the Albanian government to suspend all parliamentary sessions, igniting fierce controversy from the opposition against Prime Minister Edi Rama: "Shy".

An entire country holds its breath and not for a final or title won, but for a debut European match. This will happen in the following days to Albania, the first opponent of Italy in the European Championship in Germany, with the aim of the whole nation to follow the return of the "black eagles" at international levels, after their last appearance, already in "France 2016". It is of little importance that the national team led by Silvinho is included in the classic bad group, which includes not only the Axurri, but also Croatia and Spain.

The Assembly of Albania suspends sessions, is blocked for 10 days

Albania's European Championship may end on June 24, with the third match of the group stage against Spain, but for the entire period of matches, the Parliament of Albania has changed programs and political commitments. According to the local press, Prime Minister Edi Rama has allowed a good part of the 140 deputies to travel to Germany to support their national team. This week's plenary session will not take place on Thursday, as usual, but has been moved to Wednesday, as many people who will be traveling by car take more than a day to get to Dortmund.

Over 50 thousand Albanian fans in the stadium for Italy-Albania

Therefore, the majority of Albanian political representatives will follow the match against Italy in the stands of the Dortmund stadium. A red wave is expected at "Signal Iduna Park" to support Silvinho's national team, considering the many Albanians in Germany, who were able to buy tickets for the match, reserved for "neutral" fans. After the debut match against Italy, the Albanian parliamentarians will also stay in Germany for the challenges against Croatia in Hamburg, on June 19, and against Spain in Dusseldorf, on June 24, postponing any internal political meeting and decision to a later date. with the consequence of controversy from the opposition, which erupted against Edi Rama, the prime minister: "Shameful attitude"!