World champion Carlos Alberto Torres keeps on leaning of the sport complexes and stadiums of Azerbaijan and possibilities for football development. Being accompanied by AFFA vice-president Rauf Aliyev, the famous Brazil specialist visited the city of Sumgait and Guba region and met the local coaches. He admired the Olympic sports complex in Guba and was acquainted with the reconstruction of Sumgait city stadium after M. Huseynzadeh.

Another famous specialist is believed to arrive in Azerbaijan on January 31. This is the founder of the open football schools in Europe Mr. Dane Anders Levinsen. He has opened 237 children’s football schools in various European countries since 1998. One of them functions in Azerbaijan under FC “Neftchi” and 192 kids are training there.

Mr. Anders Levinsen was bestowed upon some prizes for his services towards children’s football development including a special UEFA prize. In the course of the visit, Anders Levinsen will be accompanied by the “Open football schools” coordinator for the Caucasus Tamas Tevsadze

Carlos Alberto Torres and Anders Levinsen will be attending a friendly match between “Karabakh Azersun” and “Adliyye” in the “Shafa” stadium at 12:30 p.m, January 31.

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