OAKA - Athens, Greece | 23. May 2007

  • Director: Yannis Michalandos
  • Client: UEFA

Yannis Michalandos created, directed & produced the 2007 UEFA Champions League Final Ceremonies in Athens which was viewed by a Live Audience of 72,000 people & a Live TV Audience of 1.2 Billion people around the world. The 2007 Final saw Italian Powerhouse AC Milan versus the English Mersyside Liverpool in a replay of the 2005 Final with 2 other greatest teams in European Football. As Ceremony director, Yannis created & directed the Opening Ceremony, Half-Time Entertainment & Award Ceremony.

The concept included aa Unique Sound Track as part of the Road to The Final concept which included a combination of a remixed Zitaki, Team Theme Songs & the Champions League Hyme, a mix of performers that included Aerialists, Acrobats, Drummers & Fire Performers, 250 Volunteer Kids & Giant Champions League Trophy & a mix of special effects.

The first major event in the Athens Olympic Stadium since the memorable 2004 Olympics.