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Eurovision 2018 🇵🇹 watch live Qualifiers’s press conference plus their allocation draw for the Grand Final
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Ireland 🇮🇪 to perform in the second half of thee grand final
Bulgaria 🇧🇬 to preform in the second half of the grand final
Albania 🇦🇱 to perform in the first half of the grand final
Finland 🇫🇮 to pereform in the second half of the grand final
Lithuania 🇱🇹 to preform in the first half of the grand final
Israel 🇮🇱 to perform in the second half of the grand final
Czech Republic 🇨🇿 to preforming the second half of the grand final
Austria to pereform in the first half of the grand final
Estonia to perform in the first half of the grand final
Cyprus to perform in the second half of the grand final
Ireland 🇮🇪 Ryan says: I don’t want to sing about gay or straight love, but love in general as there is no different between been loving men or loving women and the other way around.
Finland 🇫🇮 I was announced 2nd to last so I got my 2nd thing again. If I win I will be the 2nd winner of Finland (they all laugh). There was no camera around us and I dint expect to qualify and I was so so nervous, says Saara. I think I screamed more than I every screamed in my life.
Albania 🇦🇱 Thee song is about sharing love and I dedicate it to all people I love and all Albanians which I miss right now
Bulgaria 🇧🇬 the atmosphere in the arena was amazing and felt the love. Our team was supporting us and this is a team effort.
Mikolas reveals that in his bag is a sandwich for his mom! (or by his mom). Originally the idea is to have in the backpack was to have a message for anyone who suffered a big mishap in life.
Czech Republic 🇨🇿 Three years I was a model and a street musician. To every artist who wanna start their career street music is the best way to begin. The dance act changed although it was a special moment for me but I don’t know if it is going to change for the Final. I might go nuts on Saturday night.
Netta says that she wants to help people with her message and if that works then thats a true victory for her
Israel 🇮🇱 Netta speaks about bullying and that no one has to deal with it anymore and thanks her parents which she consider them amazing.
Lithuania 🇱🇹 Ieva explains that emotions were real because in the visuals we saw her parents and on stage we saw her husband. When she asked what’s the secret to find true love Eleni Foureira shown her interest and there was a lot of laugh. Ieva says that the most important element for a relationship to work is not to give up!
Eleni makes everyone singing Fuego. Fantastic!
Cyprus 🇨🇾 Eleni says that it’s not only the victory by participating but music, sharing message and becoming one. She didn’t realise she qualified but when she did she was disappointed for Greece not qualifying, she was amazing she says.
Estonia 🇪🇪 Elina says that power of love can help an operatic song to win Eurovision. I have plenty of favourite opera singers and wee can seat here all night to talk about it with Pavarotti and Kalas named
Austria 🇦🇹 Cesar says he is happy he made it to the final. I didn’t noticed I was announced first I was happy I have done well and hugged my people.
Press conference began with the presentation of the teen qualifiers for which the fans and media representatives really cheer.
Dear all congratulations first to the ten qualifiers. In this live blog we will bring you the allocation draw results after each qualifier ends his statements. Stay tuned