The FIFA World Cup Soccer Team trophy, fabricated from 6,412 kilograms of strong gold, is in Portugal and arrived yesterday at Figo Maduro airport in Lisbon, introduced by the Brazilian Gilberto Silva, who gained the ‘escrete’ in 2002, in South Korea . and Japan, and as a part of the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour, a tour promoted by the governing physique of world soccer and Coca-Cola, which is able to take the most sought-after match to 51 areas and international locations earlier than Qatar.
The fifth version of FIFA and Coca-Cola, presenting the competitors that can at all times return to the group’s headquarters in Zurich (Switzerland) – the World Cup winner receives a photograph, written with the identify of the winner – started in May, in Dubai, and the trophy that footballers dream of day collectively to hold it was, in the primary section, and in a particular airplane that had already been ready by Kenya, Cambodia, Kuwait, Pakistan and Lebanon.
On the nineteenth of August, the second a part of the planetarium exhibition started, of a contest that would contain the heads of states and / or worldwide consultants, who arrived in Lisbon from Tunisia (Tunis) and can go to Spain (Madrid): they are going to take a cup to style what the followers are ready for, whereas the 2022 World Cup in Qatar (November 20 to December 18) won’t begin in the final 32 international locations.
A small statue, made in 1974, weighing 1.2 kilograms, was offered to Colonel Abel Oliveira in the military, to remain in Portugal (the unique match returns to Zurich and the headquarters of FIFA, then. it goes to Qatar): Chief of the Army The host will select the place to retailer or show it.
The guardian of the treasure itself, it is 24-karat gold in the marketplace on Thursday, € 54.25 per gram, if the throw can match the minimal quantity of € 348,000 for the glad proprietor – however the piece is priceless, because of the artwork of jewellery and symbolism, inside it is a particular value – , Gilberto Silva noticed the Air Force Band play ‘It’s a magic king’, and the Queen, together with the ceremony, unveiled the quilt that protected the trophy, with the phrases ‘religion is magic’.
“It’s nice to return to Portugal, the place I’ve many pals and a rustic with which we have now many ties. Can ‘escrete’ meet the Selection for the World Cup, from the spherical of 16 onwards, can they cross? I’ll assist Brazil, naturally, however with nice like to Portugal, and let or not it’s an ideal present. This competitors represents life and pleasure, it celebrates life. It is the dream of each boy, like me, to win sooner or later », mentioned the previous glory of Arsenal (amongst different groups) and ‘canarinha’.
“It is true that it has been 20 years and we have been the final staff in South America to carry this trophy. I do know very properly the enjoyment of lifting him, however I used to be additionally a part of the 2006 and 2010 World Cups and I do know properly the frustration and frustration. There have been many disappointments in Brazil in the final twenty years, it is true”, admitted Gilberto Silva, referring to the Brazilian dream of the ‘hexa’, after the ‘penta’ in 2002 (including to the titles of Brazil in 1958. , 1962, 1970 and 1994) .
“Workers” begin partying early, and it is a robust competitors, the place most groups are chosen and favored. Portugal is an ideal staff and so they nonetheless do not know the sensation and pleasure of being World Champions, who is aware of now? I’m simply telling you that elevating this ‘cup’ … is the achievement of a lifetime », he defined briefly, in a speech to the press on the occasion, on the occasion of Figo Maduro, Gilberto Silva, at all times along with Rui Serpa and Ana. Cláudia Ruiz, from Coca-Cola … in addition to the various troopers on responsibility there and plenty of guards.
Gilberto Silva mentioned goodbye and smiled when he was woke up to return on December 19 or 20, once more with an actual FIFA trophy, as a Christmas current for the Portuguese: it could be an ideal signal.