Consell partners with SD Formentera on football club’s 50th anniversary celebrations

foto 2021 conveni sd formenteraEarlier today Consell de Formentera chief Alejandra Ferrer and SD Formentera president Toni Roig sat down to formalise arrangements to celebrate the local football club’s fiftieth-year anniversary on 7 September with sporting events and assorted programming. Also present at the signing was Paula Ferrer, who chairs the local office of sport.

The Formentera Image and Sound Archive will complement €18,000 in assistance from local government by providing logistical and material support to help archive, preserve and disseminate videos, photos and other graphics of historical interest, while distinct arms of the Consell will pitch in with logistical support for programming.

Between September and Christmas 2021, Sociedad Deportiva Formentera will make a documentary about the club’s history and host an array of events including tributes to the club’s former presidents, players and workers; a keynote friendly match; an exhibition; a series of talks and round-tables unpacking the history of football on the island; kids’ programming; a women’s football fixture and, a central part of the anniversary celebration, a commemorative party.

19 July 2021
Communications Department
Consell de Formentera