Zurich, July 13, 2015: FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) are pleased to announce that the media accreditation process for media representatives wishing to cover the Official Draw for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015 is now under way. The draw will take place in Centro de las Artes 660 Corpbanca, Santiago at 20:00 local time on Thursday, 6 August 2015.
A press conference will take place in the Grand Hyatt Hotel Santiago on the same day at 10:00. Further information will follow.
All applications are subject to confirmation, which will NOT be on a first come, first served basis. Successful applicants will be notified and provided with further information in due course. Furthermore, please be advised that international applicants are responsible for obtaining their own visas.
Media accreditation via the FIFA Media Channel is for written press, photographers and media working for non-rights-holding broadcasters. There is a separate accreditation process for rights holding radio and television broadcasters that is organised by the FIFA Broadcaster Servicing Team.
Please contact [email protected] for information.
For complete details of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Chile 2015, please visit our website at www.FIFA.com/Chile2015 —- FIFA