The board of directors approves the presentation to designate the Enrique Roca stadium as the stage for the matches of the group stage of the international championship
The Municipality of Murcia this Friday officially expressed its interest in hosting matches of the 2030 World Cup, in the event that the joint candidacy of Spain and Portugal is designated. The Board of Directors of the City Council of the Capital of the Region has approved the presentation of the candidacy of Murcia to be chosen as the venue for this sporting event, with the express declaration of the acquisition of the commitments required by the International Football Federation Associated .
In addition, the Municipal Council of Murcia understands that in its territorial area there are sufficient conditions for this task and that there is a will to meet all the requirements imposed on the conditions of the city, and will also cooperate with the World Cup Organizing Committee for the development of said championship.
As for the commitments required for the Enrique Roca stadium, the availability of a real net capacity of 40,000 spectators (seated) is guaranteed; compliance with the requirements of sustainability in supply, ensuring that 75% of the energy consumed comes from renewable energy sources; provide a lighting installation for the playing field with at least 2,000 lux, preferably LED; as well as the feasibility of the investment project for the necessary works and adjustments.
In terms of mobility at the municipal level, it reflects the commitment to guarantee, inter alia, 24-hour urban and inter-urban public transport between the airport, the stadium and the city center on the day of each match and the day after each match. At the request of FIFA, the opening of all urban and interurban public transport (tram and buses) is also guaranteed on the day of each match until 4 hours after the end of the match.
There will also be cooperation in the field of working conditions in drawing up the general working conditions plan (national, regional and local), whereby the necessary local police officers will be made available for the event.
Source: La Verdad