The CSKA Stadium provided the Atmosphere to Its FIFA Legends Football Tournament, an event That’s Getting something of a Convention in the lead-up into the FIFA Congress.
Eight teams took part at the contest, representing FIFA, Russia along with the six confederations. Figuring one of the players had been FIFA President Gianni Infantino, members of their FIFA Council, delegates of their member institutions taking part in the 68th FIFA Congress, along with a large contingent of FIFA Legends.
“You can see just how much we are enjoying it. It is a wonderful thought by FIFA to perform events in this way, to attract the most notable members of the soccer world collectively, whether they are ex-players or administrators.
“I played the sport, but it is wonderful to maintain this wonderful arena and discuss such a enjoyable adventure with associates of all of the confederations and individuals from the FIFA Council,” explained Maria Sol Munoz of Ecuador, that sits to the FIFA Council. “It is inspiring and also a fantastic way to lead until this World Cup. The air is actually beginning to develop and you may feel there’s more of a party soul round.”
One of those on duty were Milito, Jorge Campos, Dejan Stankovic, Valeri Karpin, Nourredine Naybet and Celia Sasic, that were delighted to catch up with great friends, together with ex-Argentina striker Milito commenting:”It is hard to perform again after spending time away, but it is good to share experiences similar to this. The atmosphere is wonderful.”
Rubbing shoulders with all the specialists was Marina Fedorova, a part of Russia’s women’s national team, that had been thrilled to split the pitch along with her idols. “I am really thankful to FIFA to get the chance to play with such excellent Russian players since Karpin and [Alexey] Smertin,” stated the 21-year-old. “I met Luis Figo, among my heroes.”
We are celebrating the game that the entire world enjoys and it is a fantastic way to begin the World Cup,” said former player turned coach Clarence Seedorf, who spoke of the duty that falls upon the participants in competitions like this:”Football has an essential function to play in society and we must understand how to exploit this obligation. We must use soccer and make sure it’s a major social impact, it transmits values”