The wait to come to an end. The sports minister, Mervin Maldonado, together with the President of La Liga Futve, Akram Almatni, held a press conference this Wednesday to make it official that the local tournament starts this Sunday with the opening match between the current champion Deportivo La Guaira and Aragua . The game begins at 3:00 pm at the UCV Olympic Stadium.
In this meeting, which was held in the spaces of the Ministry of Sports, all the details of the domestic championship were known, which maintains the three groups of seven teams with 21 clubs in competition.
In addition, the competition will be played in local bubble format, that is, it will be played in the respective venues of the different teams that will be part of the First Division.
"Every week they will carry out PCR tests for all the personnel who will live in the games," Maldonado explained at the press conference.
In addition, the president of the highest body of the local tournament, Akram Almatni, decreed that Goltv is once again the television signal of Futve and that it will take the image for more than 16 countries.
"There will be television broadcasts from Sunday to Thursday, with schedules distributed from 3 to 8 pm," said Almatni.
On the other hand, Minister Maldonado confessed that Caracas will have two seats, announcing that the Brígido Iriarte Stadium is back in action and will be next to the UCV Olympic Stadium. In the next few days, there will be an in-depth knowledge of the rest of the calendar of the domestic contest, which will only feature one match on the opening day between oranges and aurirrojos.