Eight days before the meeting between Cúcuta Deportivo and Deportivo Cali for the ninth date of the Colombian Professional Soccer League, the president of the border group José Augusto Cadena Mora, signed this Monday the agreement with the Municipal Institute of Sports and Recreation of Armenia (Imdera), for the loan of the Centenario stadium for the next five months.
By this time the rojinegros will have to pay $ 26,280,000 for the six games they have left in the all-against-all phase of the League.
It should be remembered that the motilón team expected to have its General Santander stadium for the championship commitments, but this was not authorized by the IMRD for its use, due to the poor condition of the pitch.
Following the decision of the IMRD and the Cúcuta Mayor’s Office, Cadena in the Dimayor assembly last Wednesday, asked the entity to allow him to find a setting for his commitments, which was approved by the Armenia headquarters.
James Padilla Jr, director of Imdera, from the capital of Quindío, told The opinion that on Monday morning they had met with the main shareholder of the eleven motilón, José Augusto Cadena, to agree on the conditions of the loan of the Centenario stadium, for what is missing from the national income.
As explained by Padilla, He was given the go-ahead for Cúcuta to dispute his commitments in the Centennial, with some conditions, in which Cadena committed.
“We met with the president of Cúcuta Deportivo (José Cadena), and the manager (sports, Nelson Parada), at the facilities of the Municipal Sports Institute of Armenia, reaching an agreement. Establishing that Cúcuta Deportivo will have as its main headquarters, Armenia and especially the Centenario stadium for the realization of its matches as local, ”said the Quindiano official.
On what this agreement consists of, so that there is no type of inconvenience in the course of the championship, Padilla Jr, stated that, “a satisfactory financial agreement was reached, where 50% will be paid in advance, the other half before of the fifth game, taking into account that there are six games and we hope in the best way that Cúcuta Deportivo meets and meets expectations as well as we with the loan of the stage ”.
The cost per game is $ 4,380,000, as agreed between the parties.
Duels of the Motilones in local condition
Date 9: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. D. Cali, September 22.
Date 11: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. Ind. Santa Fe, October 4.
Date 13: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. Tolima Sports, October 11.
Date 15: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. Envigado FC, October 18.
Date 17: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. Atlético Junior, November 1.
Date 19: Cúcuta Deportivo vs. America, November 11.