BEACH SOCCER: World Cup 2011 in Ravenna
Ravenna will give hospitality to the Beach Soccer World Cup 2011, the most important competition of this sport. On September, by Marina di Ravenna beaches, it will perform this prestigious tournament, during which best nations will challenge to win the title of world champions. During this event, from 1st September to 11th September, Premier Hotels with others high level hotels of Ravenna territory will accomodate soccer players and many staff people. “I'm happy about the choice to assign World Cup to Italy, where sea and culture merge with soccer passion, it's good for beach soccer. Ravenna will be the ideal location for the tournament”, it has been the comment of Fifa president, Joseph Blatter, after that president of FIGC, Giancarlo Abete, has said: “Thanks to Fifa to have valued our commitment to raise beach soccer. For Italy and Ravenna city, this World Cup is an opportunity to gain international prestigious for sport and tourism”, while the town councillor of sport, Pericle Stoppa, has declared: “I want to express mayor thanks to Fifa and Figc, to have chosen Ravenna as side of this important event, it's a big opportunity for local economy and a moment of visibility for Ravennna and Marina di Ravenna, where they will take part all calendar match. We will promote the territory with his artistic-cultural and natural heritage, showing how is our town open-minded and hospitable, provided with efficients services”.
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