Throughout a go to to Paraguay as a part of an official journey to South America, FIFA President Gianni Infantino inaugurated the Los Pynandi World Cup Stadium in Asunción right now. The tenth FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup™ will happen at this model‑new venue, starting with 4 video games on 21 November, together with hosts Paraguay’s eagerly awaited opener in opposition to Japan. The stadium has a capability of two,820 and is located on the Parque Olímpico Paraguayo.
Amongst these invited to the opening ceremony had been the President of the Republic of Paraguay, Mario Abdo Benítez, FIFA Vice-President and CONMEBOL President Alejandro Domínguez and Paraguayan Soccer Affiliation President Robert Harrison, in addition to different representatives of the Paraguayan authorities.
“I wish to wholeheartedly congratulate Paraguay, the Paraguayan FA and everybody who has labored on and for this magnificent stadium. In a short while, a unprecedented venue has been constructed and I hope it is going to be the stage for a lot of thrilling seaside soccer matches. I’m certain that the FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup, which can begin in beneath two weeks’ time, will carry pleasure and pleasure to the entire nation, which is so proud to be internet hosting its first FIFA competitors. It will likely be a improbable event at a improbable new stadium,” stated Gianni Infantino.
Robert Harrison thanked all those that had labored exhausting on and put a lot effort into the challenge: “At present is a historic day for Paraguayan soccer. This stadium fills me with pleasure and I’m actually trying ahead to the FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup kicking off on 21 November. We thank FIFA for having believed in us to organise such a contest. President Infantino’s go to is a mark of our renewed dedication to selling the event of soccer in our nation,” acknowledged the Paraguayan FA President.
FIFA Vice-President and CONMEBOL President Alejandro Domínguez underlined that this new stadium will considerably spur the event of South American seaside soccer .
“Collectively we have now achieved the primary FIFA World Cup in Paraguay’s historical past. It’s the results of a shared dream, with which we’ve managed to place Paraguay within the worldwide highlight of soccer. This FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup is the fourth World Cup entrusted by FIFA to a CONMEBOL nation throughout our administration, an instance of learn how to imagine in large targets,” stated Domínguez.
The FIFA Seashore Soccer World Cup Paraguay 2019™ might be contested in Asunción from 21 November to 1 December and guarantees to ship thrilling, fast-paced motion. The 16 groups participating within the event notably embrace reigning world champions Brazil and former winners Russia and Portugal, in addition to hosts Paraguay.