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Los Angeles, CA | Oct 31 | Kelly Landaverde – @Kel_landaverde
The president of the entity Jorge Enrique Vélez asked for more sponsorships for the Women’s League. “If the private company does not accompany us it will be the same as this year,” he said. At the end of the assembly he spoke about the different issues that were discussed in the meeting with the Colombian professional soccer clubs, one of the topics was the Women’s League. According to the leader, the league will continue, but he hopes that more sponsors will support it. We commit to make the Women’s League, but if we don’t get sponsors, it will be the same as this year, “he said.
He also assured that the teams are willing to continue ” the 36 club presidents said they are ready to continue with the Women’s League , but we need a sponsor. We do not want profits, we just want to be able to support it and that the girls have what they deserve “he said. He added, “Women’s football was paid by all Dimayor and FCF. We are committed to the Women’s League with the same this year if sponsorship does not come. We invite entrepreneurs to join us, we want it to be sustainable,” he concluded. The launch of the League will be held next Tuesday at the headquarters of the Dimayor at 7:30 am. The fourth edition of the championship will be played next year. The current champion is América de Cali who also won third place in the Women’s Libertadores Cup.