The Teletón Foundation presented the teams made up of international soccer stars and athletes for the All-Star Game, which will play this Saturday at 3:30 p.m., at the Paraguayan Olympic Committee. General tickets cost G. 10,000 and preferences G. 30,000, and can be purchased through Ticketea. Children under six years of age do not pay admission.
The sporting event will be broadcast on a national network on all air TV channels and on channel 100 of Tigo Sports.
The teams are already formed and the public will be able to enjoy watching: Chito Ayala, Mono Tavarelli, Sebastián “El loco” Abreu, Junior Baiano, Fabián Carini, Paulo Da Silva, Pipino Cuevas, Julio Dos Santos, Carlos Humberto Paredes, Virgilio Ferreira , Karina Vega, Mortero Bala, Bianka Ávila, Deysi Ojeda, Matu Peralta, Vicho Ochipinti, Charles Hockin, Pope Spinzi, Camilla Pirelli, Justo Villar, Diego Lugano, Denis Caniza, Juan Manuel Salgueiro, Jorge Achucarro, Toro Acuña, Walter Fretes, Chiche Corte, Julio González Ferreira, Jessica Santacruz, Vero Kurtz, Alejandra Alonso, Renato Prono and Benjamin Hockin.
It is important to mention that everything collected during this event that takes place within the framework of the marathon will be used to support the comprehensive rehabilitation processes and free services that are provided to hundreds of families in the country in the three centers of Asunción, Coronel Oviedo and Alto Paraná.
“Like other sporting events, the Stars Match gives us the joy and emotion of uniting inclusion with sport for the families of Telethon and above all to spread the message of unity”, commented Victor Ibarrola, executive director of the Teletón Foundation.
This year The Teletón Foundation invites citizens to contribute their grain of sand to continue providing care to hundreds of families who receive care from different parts of the country and fulfill the great dream of giving progressive care to the 141 families left without services, due to the closure of the Paraguarí Rehabilitation Center, due to lack of funds.
Sebastián Aguiar, Marketing Director of Tigo Paraguay, commented that Tigo has been supporting Teletón for 14 years: “We join Teletón with our brands and services, in addition to offering connectivity and communication services for the marathon, with Tigo Sports we will be producing and broadcasting the Match of the Stars, this event can be seen not only on open TV channels, but also through our signal 100 of Tigo TV”.
The All-Star Party is presented by Tigo Money. Through Tigo Money, people can make their donations or by going to the website www.teleton.org.py, choosing the “Tigo Money” option. In addition, donation via SMS is available, sending a text message with the word TELETON to number 220”. “With this support, we reaffirm our commitment not only to sports, but also to inclusion and solidarity,” Aguiar said.
The Telethon event is planned for the days Friday 4 and Saturday 5 November, and will be broadcast from the Mariscal Convention Center and its surroundings, and will have the participation of more than 20,000 volunteers mobilized throughout the country. In addition, there will be other activities such as the presence of an international artist, artistic presentations, bullfights, a gamerthon and other actions.