Zurich – Switzerland, August 27, 2012: FIFA is pleased to announce that the media accreditation process for the draw for the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 opened today (27 August 2012) via the FIFA Media Channel. The deadline for accreditation applications is Friday, 28 September, 2012.
Thereafter, the applicant’s information will be subject to a review process by FIFA and the Local Organising Committee. Applicants will be notified by e-mail from mid-October 2012 if their accreditation requests have been successful.
The draw for the Festival of Champions will take place at the Anhembi Exhibition Centre in Sao Paulo on 1 December 2012. Media accommodation offers can be found now on the FIFA Media Channel.
For further information on the FIFA Confederations Cup including the line-up, please visit the competition’s official webpage on FIFA.com: http://www.fifa.com/confederationscup
Provisional programme (subject to change):
27 November 2012 Media accreditation desk and media centre open
28 November 2012 Sao Paulo stadium visit and press conference following the board meeting of the Local Organising Committee (LOC)
29 November 2012 Announcement of FIFA Ballon d’Or 2012 nominees
30 November 2012 Press conference following the meeting of the Organising Committee for the FIFA Confederations Cup
1 December 2012 Final draw followed by press conference with the teams
More detailed information will be published on the FIFA Media Channel in due course.
Approval to access the FIFA Media Channel does not mean that you have been granted accreditation. The media accreditation process for any FIFA competition requires the completion of an accreditation form for the event via the FIFA Media Channel. —- FIFA