Sports: FIFA president to visit Armenia

ARKA, Armenia
Nov 7 2018

YEREVAN, November 7. / ARKA /. On November 6 the president of the Football Federation of Armenia (FFA), Arthur Vanetsyan, and  the secretary general of FFA Armen Melikbekyan, met in Zurich with FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

Vanetsyan and Melikbekyan spoke about the prospects for the development of football in Armenia in the coming years. They presented a set of projects designed  to stimulate mass football and the development of sports infrastructures.

Infantino said if these projects were realized they would become a model for other countries. Vanetsyan invited Infantino to Armenia. According to a preliminary agreement, the visit  will take place in 2019. -0-