Work begins to remove barriers

This morning, the work on the removal of barriers inside the Olimpico has started.

The first sector being worked on is the Curva Nord, which will be closed for Roma-Empoli. During the Saturday evening match, fans will be moved into the Northeast sector of the stadium. Sunday morning at 7.00 CET, the work on the Curva Sud will begin, ahead of the Derby on 4 April.

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