The Football Federation of Turkmenistan to have a new building

The Football Federation of Turkmenistan to have a new building

A new building of the Football Federation of Turkmenistan to be built in the Ahal province. The Secretary General of the organization Arslan Arnazarov announced it at an executive committee meeting.

As part of the new complex, many football fields will be built. It would promote this sport in the country and attract young people, teenagers and children as well.

The Secretary General also outlined that in recent years, bilateral relations with football federations of other countries have become more active, and in particular, cooperation with representatives of Spain’s La Liga top professional football tournament has been established.

It was voiced that Turkmenistan will host the finals of the 2020 Asian Futsal Championships. The stage matches with participation of 16 teams will be held in Ashgabat Olympic Complex from April 27 to March 8, 2020. The qualifications are scheduled for autumn of 2019.

This tournament is qualification for the 2020 FIFA Futsal World Cup, which to be held in Lithuania, where only 5 Asian teams will compete.

To prepare the Turkmen team for this major sport competition, the Football Federation of the country intends to invite an experienced foreign specialist.