The FIFA World Cup jewel has arrived in South Korea as part of its global stint heading into the 2022 Qatar World Cup in November.
fabulous Korean footballers similar as Cha Bum- kun and Park Ji- sung as well as current public platoon head trainer Paulo Bento were among the attendees at a form to unveil the jewel at The Hyundai Seoul, a shopping boardwalk in Yeouido, western Seoul, on Wednesday.
Former Brazilian striker Rivaldo, a member of the 2002 World Cup champion, came to Seoul with the jewel as the FIFA global minister.
A public viewing is listed for Thursday at the same venue to give original soccer suckers a chance to catch a regard of the genuine jewel.
The platoon winning the event keeps the authentic jewel only temporarily before FIFA retrieves it. The platoon is latterly awarded the Winners ’ jewel to keep for offspring.
The FIFA World Cup jewel Tour was launched in 2006, and this is the fourth stop in South Korea and the first since 2014.
This time, the jewel will travel to a aggregate of 51 countries around the world. South Korea is the first Asian country on the jewel’s trip.
South Korea is the sixth country in the world and the first Asian nation that has qualified for its tenth successive World Cup.