Albania-Italy, the Heads of State 'Occupy' VIP Tribune
Albanian Daily News
Published October 9, 2017
A number of senior officials of Albania and Kosovo will sit in the VIP tribune of Shkodra’s ‘Loro Boriçi’ stadium on Monday evening watching the Albania - Italy match. The President of Albania, Ilir Meta and Prime Minister Edi Rama will be joined in the VIP tribune by Kosovo’s President Hashim Thaçi and Speaker Kadri Veseli.
Numerous fans are expected to be present in the stadium on view of their fervent desire to see the Italian National Team in Albania.
The match will also be preceded by a special ceremony in honor of former-team leader Lorik Cana, who will give the official farewell to the Albanian national team.
The Albania - Italy challenge, part of the qualifiers for the World Cup 2018, is expected to be played under tight security measures.