World Cup: Sao Paulo Stadium test Event will be on 17th May

The representatives of FIFA, in its sixth visit to Brazil,  announced that the match between Corinthians v Figueirense,on May 17, valid for the 5th round of the Championship,  will be the test event for the World Cup and warned: all the organization should go as much as possible as the setting of a game for the World Cup.

This includes: electrical, control crowds, stadium capacity, performance of internal and external security officers, public transportation and parking operations. All procedures must be consolidated in order to be accompanied by FIFA officials. The objective is to search for mistakes and successes.

View of half finished stadium

Itaquerão, host of the opening match

Os representantes da FIFA, em sua sexta visita ao Brasil, anunciaram ontem que a  partida entre Corinthians x Figueirense, válida pela 5ª rodada do Campeonato Brasileiro, dia 17 de maio, será o evento-teste para a Copa do Mundo e avisaram: todos a organização deverá reproduzir, ao máximo, o cenário de um jogo do Mundial.

Isto inclui:  parte elétrica, controle de multidões,  capacidade máxima do estádio, atuação dos agentes de segurança internos e externos, transporte público e operação de estacionamento. Todos os processos terão de estar consolidados, a fim de serem acompanhados pelos dirigentes da Fifa. O objetivo será a busca por erros e acertos.

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About Betise Assumpcao Head

Communicator, specialized in Media Relations, Reputation, Crisis Management, corporate or individual. I started as a Sports Journalist (7 years, Mains newspapers and magazines in Brazil) turned into World Wide Press Officer (Senna 1990/1994), been to Games in Barcelona Atlanta, London & Rio 2016. Italy, Germany & Brazilian World Cups.

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