SOCCA World Cup kicks off in Rethymno on 12th October 2019

 

The squad have made it back to American soil and we wanted to drop another massive thank you to everyone that supported us during the process for the 2019 World Cup. Our partners at @fubotv and @adidasfootball and all our key sponsors across the country. We fell short of our goal this year but you can be certain the group will be back stronger than ever. Thanks to all the fans that cheered us on. It means the world. On to the next one! https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/images/emoji.php/v9/t93/1/16/1f1fa_1f1f8.png");">🇺🇸 https://static.xx.fbcdn.net/images/emoji.php/v9/taf/1/16/26bd.png");">⚽️

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Opening ceremony: A night to remember

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This was a Sunday night October 13th which will live long in our memory.

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One hour before the Opening ceremony starts, the Stadium was already full!

4000 people in the pitch and 5000 outside watched through the giant video walls the spectacular opening ceremony.

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It had it all: the famous music group Onirama and a Champions League winner, Djibril Cissé, spinning decks, making this night thrilling!

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And soccer games are still going on. Stay tuned!

  

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Socca World Cup is full of surprises!

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Rethymno is considered to be a famous weddingdestination in Greece. An unexpected incident happened in the Leisure LeaguesStadium on Thursday, October 16th , just before the game between Lithuania-Whalesstarts.

The Lithuanian football player S. Savickas came up with an incredible wedding proposal: he kneeled at the center of the pitch and presented an engagement ring to his beloved one, taken completely by surprise!

The crowd applauded in wild excitement.

We wish them all the best!

 

 

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Rethymno well known for the quality of its long sandy beaches invites you to Socca World Cup 2019 kicking off on 12th October.

La Ville de Rethymno

Les attractions touristiques de Rethymno et la diversité des paysages, l’architecture de la ville, les musées et les sites archéologiques, les plages infinies de sable fin et les excursions dans les petits villages offrent une expérience culturelle riche à tout moment de l’année. Faites un voyage extraordinaire en Grèce pour son patrimoine culturel et sa beauté naturelle! Venez à Rethymno qui vous offre tous les deux.

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