Top 10 places to watch the World Cup in Rome

Wanted in Rome outlines ten of the best venues in the capital to watch the upcoming World Cup tournament which begins on 12 June.

The city will show the Italy games on a maxi screen near Piazza Madonna di Loreto near Piazza Venezia but for those who wish to enjoy all the World Cup matches here are our top ten places, published in no particular order.

1. Eutropia, Città dell’Altra Economia, Largo Dino Frisullo 

Football mixed with world music and ethnic food stalls at the festival in Testaccio. 

2. Scholars Lounge, Via del Plebiscito 101 

Matches shown on a total of 19 screens in both bars, with English commentary and air conditioning.

3. Circolo degli Artisti, Via Casilina Vecchia 42 

Three open-air maxi screens, with reinforcements for the Italian matches.

4. Cinema America Occupato, Via Natale del Grande 6 

The occupied cinema in Trastevere screens World Cup matches as part of its summer programme.

5. Terrazza S. Pancrazio, Via di Porta S. Pancrazio 32 

Football, cocktails and panoramic views from the terrace at half time.

6. Roma Vintage Village, Via Casilina 708

 Football, music and dancing at the festival but take note of new address.

7. Feria c/o Lanificio, Via di Pietralata 159 

World Cup games on the rooftop of this popular night club. 

8. Animal 21, Via di Portonaccio 21

Open-air screens at Animal's new summer space, with dj sets and cocktails.

9. Big Star Pub, Via Goffredo Mameli 25

Matches shown in the upstairs section of the rock n'roll themed pub in Trastevere.

10. Rock in Roma, Via Appia Nuova 1245

Those attending the many rock concerts won't miss out on the World Cup thanks to a special maxi screen.