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Saturday, 10 June, 2000, 21:18 GMT 22:18 UK
Opening ceremony - in pictures
Swedish Fans
The travelling Swedish fans looking forward to the championship opener against Belgium

Belgium fans
The home fans in the stadium during the opening ceremony before the first match

Inflatable man and ball
The inflatable man and a giant ball took centre stage

Stadium overview
An overview of the stadium during the opening ceremony

Actors on stilts in large ball costumes continued the theme

Balloons released
Balloons were also sent into the sky at the end of the ceremony

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See also:

10 Jun 00 | Belgium
Belgium kick off with fine win
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Spectacular opening for Euro 2000
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Belgians only here for the beer
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