Event Notes: Spanish, Italian Football Teams Confirm 2014 Friendly
The Spanish national football team confirmed it will play a friendly against Italy next year, but the date and venue have not been confirmed (FOOTBALL ITALIA, 7/9). ... A charity match between German 3rd League football side Hansa Rostock and Bayern Munich on Sunday at the DKB-Arena is attracting significant media attention. The match is part of the "Say Yes to FCH" campaign and is expected to help financially-troubled Hansa Rostock. The game has been sold out since mid-April, and all VIP tickets are also sold out, leaving only a few tickets remaining for the DKB-Arena Business Club (Infront). ... The South Africa cricket team will be in the UAE from Oct. 5-Nov. 15 for a series against Pakistan. South Africa will face the "home team" in two Tests, five one-day internationals and two Twenty20 matches (THE NATIONAL, 7/9).