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Tuesday 19 November 2019, 14:04

Visión Banco joins FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Paraguay 2019™ as National Supporter

FIFA and the Local Organising Committee have announced that Visión Banco has signed up as a National Supporter of this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup™, taking place from 21 November to 1 December in Asunción, Paraguay.

Visión Banco is a Paraguayan bank with more than 27 years of experience in providing financial solutions. It operates a network of 87 service centres and 126 cash machines spread throughout the country, in addition to having partnerships with more than 2,300 non-bank outlets offering correspondent services.

“As the official sponsor of the Paraguayan Football Association (APF) and the national team for more than ten years, we are proud to be part of the first FIFA tournament to be played in Paraguay. With this, we reaffirm our commitment to football in our country,” said Silvia Bracho, Visión Banco’s Business Manager.

“This signing is great news for all involved in this FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup. Visión Banco is committed to improving the well-being of its customers, employees and community and we’re delighted that it has decided to bring that mentality to beach soccer,” commented FIFA’s Director of Marketing Services, Jean-François Pathy, on the announcement.

“With Visión Banco on board, we add yet another leading brand to our marketing programme, which will further help us to make this tournament an unforgettable event.”

The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Paraguay 2019™, to be staged at the Los Pynandi World Cup Stadium, will see the best teams and players on the planet treat beach soccer enthusiasts to the sport’s trademark fast-paced, entertaining action and a festival of goals.

Fans can request tickets via Entry into the brand-new beach soccer stadium in Asunción is free of charge, although it is necessary to either register for print-at-home tickets online or to pick them up in person in advance.