MEXICO – The agreement is still in limbo America j Blue Cross play in the Sports City Stadium from 2024, in Atlas They claim to have a “hand” because they are backed by a contract with the historic property.
Emilio Escalante, owner of Atlas a team from the Expansion League, chatted with us ESPN and pointed out that when the team arrived from Cancún to Mexico City, they signed a contract with the Cosío family for three years and later for two more years, which is still in force.
“We have a contract, we guarantee that one or two more teams can come and play. We are moving forward because first we signed for three years and then for two years; We still have a year and a half left, with an extension clause so we can continue for longer,” added Emilio Escalante.
Escalante said that when there is something official and the game dates and times are set, “we will talk to the teams and agree to see how we find the time slots so that we are all happy with the scheduling of our games,” but it doesn’t have to be that there have to be problems. We are very open to discussions.”
“I know that the discussions of the administration of America j Blue Cross because they come in packaging Aztecs They are very advanced, but I don’t think anything has been signed yet; Maybe it will be ready this month.”
The Barça manager does not rule out that from January the above-mentioned clubs will be eliminated League MX.
Regarding the improvements that the Atlante board has made to the stadium, he noted that they have tried to make it more presentable according to its capabilities, with lighting being the main expense incurred this year to comply with the certification.
“The stadium was canceled; “The changing rooms have been redesigned, especially the premises, and we have left the visitor better,” he added. Emilio Escalante who hopes that with the incoming teams there will be further improvements and that, for the good of the field, there will be a commitment not to play Cascaritas or not to rent out the stadium for events of any kind.