The most important sporting event of 2019 will be the European Football Championship to be held in the Republic of Artsakh by the Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA).
ConiFA official website posted details on the 2019 European Football Cup to be held in Artsakh
STEPANAKERT, DECEMBER 3, ARTSAKHPRESS: Minister of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Artsakh, Narine Aghabalyan, said at the joint sitting of the Artsakh NA Standing Committees on Science, Education, Culture, Youth and Sport and Financial-Budgetary and Economic Management.
Narine Aghabalyan noted that the tournament will be held from June 1-16.
“A governmental commission has been set up to held the event properly. Preparatory works are being carried out. We also plan to involve sponsors.The cooperation activities with ConiFA are being actively conducted. The information on the Euro-2019 championship and Artsakh has been already posted on their official website. This is also important for taking measures aimed at the recognition of Artsakh. More than 10 teams have applied for participation.
In January, the number of teams visiting Artsakh will be known. As of today, four stadiums are being repaired in Stepanakert, Askeran, Martakert and Chartar,” concluded Aghabalyan.