The mayor of Betim, Vittorio Medioli (without party affiliation) met with representatives of the Cruzeiro SAF on Tuesday afternoon (21) to propose the construction of a multi-purpose stadium in the municipality with a capacity of 50,000 spectators. ۔ The meeting was held at the City Hall of Betham and was attended by Cruzeiro CEO Gabriel Lima, Celestial Club Secretary General Alexander Cobra and Raposa CFO (Financial Director) Rafael Vienna.
According to those involved, the meeting was positive, and the plan will now be discussed by Cruzeiro, which could have an initial profit of about R $ 150 million before the sale of the arena’s commercial rights, which The club will get rid of the cash. The loan agreement will be built on land 1.4 km away from Partiz Shopping Center in Maidan Betim. According to Mayor Vittorio Medioli, a protocol of intent will be signed in the coming weeks.
“It was a very good meeting. It was understood that there is a way to reconcile the interests of the municipality and Cruzeiro, in which for both of them and for us, there is a possibility of a good business here in the municipality of Bethlehem. The week will be debated for the next 60 days after the signing of the protocol of intent, “Medveli said.
Gabriel Lima, CEO of Ronaldo Fenômeno’s right-hand man, SAF do Cruzeiro, points out that the Arena in Bettim is “definitely” an option for the club, which will now analyze the proposal put forward by the Bettim municipality. ۔ “(We) had an interesting conversation, we are analyzing all our options and this is definitely an option. We will analyze it carefully and cautiously.
Alexander Cobra, Secretary-General of Karzai, also spoke about the meeting at Betham’s City Hall. He highlighted Mayor Vitorio Medioli’s experience and success as a manager and in the business world, as well as the strength of Sada Cruzeiro, another success story within the Stellar Club. For him, there is nothing better than joining this skill in favor of Cruzeiro football.
“We are very grateful. This is a great opportunity for Cruzeiro. We see Vitorio as a great businessman, he is also successful in volleyball.”
Cruzeiro’s CFO, Raphael Viana, reinforced the club’s greatness and the belief that the proposed proposal would be the subject of discussion among Celestial SAF managers. “It’s always great to have options. Cruzeiro is huge and we really need to find the best for the club. We thank Mayor Medoli and all his staff for their suggestions. We will lovingly analyze it, “Vienna concluded.
About the possibility of Arena Cruzeiro
The field, according to Mayor Vittorio Medoli (without any party), will already receive a location and prior approval from the city of Betham. It will be built on a 100,000-square-meter plot with Via Expressa and less than ten kilometers from where Atlético’s MRV Arena is being built. The mayor explained that the project provides a capacity to reach 50,000 spectators in the form of concerts.
According to Medioli, the new arena of Minas Gerais will still feature modern concepts of urban architecture and urban mobility, inspired by the Arena da Baixada, Athletico Paranaense, with a retractable terrace and mixed lawn, which is natural. And mixes artificial types of grasses. The initial plan is to build a parking lot for more than 3,000 cars, ecological parks and a convention center in a nearby complex with a capacity of 20,000 more people.
The mayor of Bethlehem also pointed out that the cost of construction of the field has been estimated at R $ 450 million, which includes a forecast of 24 months of work and the launch of the proposal in the coming days.
Medveille explains that Cruzeiro has a great opportunity, as he will not have to pay any money to be part of the partnership and will still get something close to 150 150 million, plus 80 at the box office. In addition to enjoying the sale of chairs and about 100 cabins, with different sizes.
Cruzeiro fans support.
Last Monday (20) live on Twitch, Ronaldo Fenômeno proposed a poll to garner fan acceptance about the possibility of a field in the administration of Betim or Mineirão. With 76% of the vote, Arena du Cruzeiro favored heavenly creatures. SAF Celeste’s majority shareholder commented on the result.
“Betim beat Mineirão? Wow, what a surprise. Play 3. A lot of good things are going to happen. We have a lot to do, but we can’t tell you everything. We’re working hard. “I am sure we will choose the best option for the heavenly fan,” said Ronaldo.