The international football Federation (FIFA) has announced that the largest stadium in the capital of Liberia is Monrovia will be transformed into the centre for the struggle against the deadly virus Ebola. It is reported by the French newspaper L'equipe.
Within the football arena specialists deployed two laboratories, which will study the dangerous virus. The stadium also will be equipped with facilities for hospitals, where patients can receive needed assistance. Back in July because of the dangerous diseases in the country has canceled all football events.
The Ebola outbreak began in February of this year in Guinea, later, the virus has spread to neighboring Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria. At the end of August it became known that a dangerous disease reached the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Senegal. According to who, the fever has died 2097 people registered 3944 cases.
The Luzhniki stadium will open with a match of football Russian national teams and Argentina. As head of the Department of sport and tourism of Moscow Nikolay Gulyaev, the meeting is planned for November 11. Reconstruction of "Luzhniki" began in 2013 in preparation for the 2018 world Cup.
The Governor of Rostov region Vasily Golubev has expressed dissatisfaction with the cost of tickets for the match 1/16 finals of the Europa League "Rostov" with the Prague "Sparta", held in Rostov-on-don. According to media reports, the ticket price has reached 4800 rubles. At stadium "the Olympus-2" came 6160 spectators, with the capacity of 15840.
The defender of "Delaware" Nate Robinson ran with the ball between the legs of center "raptors 905" Edy Tavares in the match the American D-League. The growth of Robinson is 175 cm, Tavares — 218 centimeters. The defender passed between the legs of the opponent made a foul in the passage under the ring.
In Murmansk tournament was organized snow battle — Yukigassen. The competition attracted 29 teams, each consisting of 10 people. This year, the age limit of the athletes was reduced to 14 years. The participants used more than eight thousand snowballs. Among young workers the best team is the "Rock".
The head of the Board, former Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin has proposed to introduce for law enforcement targets their impact on potential economic growth in the regions. The subjects of the Federation should have greater autonomy in financial management, he said.
Islamic terrorist group "Abu Sayyaf" published video of execution, presumably of a German hostage, 70-year-old Jurgen K. the Militants demanded for kidnapped German citizen a ransom of 30 million pesos (about 570 thousand euros). In captivity Islamists the man was 6 last November.