In our morning podcast Daily Coffee we look ahead at Day Six of the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kiev. Daniel Gould from Sofabet and Erik Bolks from OGAE The Netherlands are talking about Italy and the upcoming first rehearsal of Francesco Gabbani.
“Italy is the hottest favourite to win Eurovision at this pre-rehearsal stage in history,” says Daniel. “If it goes as it was at Sanremo he will reinforce his position. But if it does not work, the market will turn into chaos,” he predicts.
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Erik Bolks is also looking forward to see other finalists, like France. “I am curious if there will be a Sertab-act with oriental dancing.” Later on he also talks about the issues in the Euroclub in Ukraine, where they refused to play Eurovision music in these first days.