FIFA would like to invite all media representatives accredited for the Olympic Games Athens 2004 to a media conference on Wednesday, 25 August.

The conference will be held immediately after the meeting of the FIFA Organising Committee of the Olympic Football Tournaments Athens 2004:

Venue: Metropolitan Hotel., 385 Syngrou Avenue, Athens

Time:  18.00 h

Participants:  Joseph S. Blatter, FIFA President; Issa Hayatou, FIFA Vice-President and chairman of the Organising Committee for the Olympic Football Tournaments; Urs Linsi, FIFA General Secretary; Patrick Comninos, ATHOC Director of the Olympic Football Tournaments.

The Olympic Football Tournaments Athens 2004 will reach their climax later this week.  The women's final is due to kick off at the Karaskaiki Stadium at 18.00 h on 26 August, the men's play-off for third place in Thessaloniki at 20.30 h on 27 August and the men's final for the gold and silver medals at the Athens Olympic Stadium at 10.00 h on 28 August.  An overall assessment of the tournaments will be given at the media conference.