Media Release

Federation Internationale de Football Association

FIFA Strasse 20, P.O Box 8044 Zurich, Switzerland, +41 (0) 43 222 7777

Media event in Munich: Donation for "6 Villages for 2006"

FIFA, SOS Children's Villages and Infront Sports & Media invite you to the presentation of a symbolic cheque from Infront, to the Official Charity Campaign of the 2006 FIFA World Cup "6 villages for 2006" of SOS Children's Villages and FIFA, representing all the broadcast license fee income generated from commercial public viewing activities in Germany to date.

This special event, which is being attended by FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter, and FIFA General Secretary Urs Linsi, Günter Netzer, an Executive Director of Infront and Georg Willeit, Managing Director of the SOS Children's Villages worldwide, will take place on

July 5, 2006, from 16:30 to 17:00

International Broadcast Centre (IBC), New Trade Fair Centre, Munich

Briefing Room (Hall C2)

This will be a photo opportunity and there will be a Q&A session after the presentation, but no one-to-one interviews.

Individual arrival of journalists at the Neue Messe Munich (New Trade Fair Centre - North Entrance) – recommended by public transport (Underground U2 + Media Shuttle at West Entrance)

There are no special registration requirements for media already accredited for the 2006 FIFA World Cup™. Please note, that only the introduction will be held in English. English press materials are available at the venue.

We hope you will be able to join us and look forward to welcoming you to the IBC.

Infront Sports & Media

Dominik Schmid

Executive Director, Broadcast Operations