The score of the match "Russia" - "Finland" soared over the sky of St. Petersburg

17 June 2021

Petersburgers and guests of the Northern capital were announced the victory of the Russian national team with a score of 1: 0 in an unusual way.


Over the Spit of Vasilievsky Island, giant balloons with the score of the ended meeting were launched. Such a surprise has been prepared for the fans of the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship by the Committee for Tourism Development of St. Petersburg.

The balls are decorated with the flags of the playing national teams, as well as the brand of the city.

Let us recall that after each match played in the city, it is planned to launch the balloons over the Spit of Vasilievsky Island. They rise to a height of 35 meters, informing about the result of the football battle that took place in St. Petersburg.


  • June 18, Group E: Sweden v Slovakia (16:00 Moscow time)
  • June 21, Group B: Finland v Belgium (22:00 Moscow time)
  • June 23, Group E: Sweden v Poland (19:00 Moscow time)
  • July 2, Quarter-finals: Winner of the 1/8 finals 6 - Winner of the 1/8 finals 5 (19:00 Moscow time)