Yucatan holds a unique soccer tournament in the country that takes place in a Social Reintegration Center

The soccer field of the Center for Social Reintegration (Cereso) of Mérida, was filled with emotion, colors and a great atmosphere for the start of the Mundialito Cereso 2022, the only soccer party that takes place in a Center for Social Reintegration in all of Mexico as a replica of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, when matches are held in which the inmates of this place participate, an event supported by the Governor of Yucatan, Mauricio Vila Dosal, as part of the actions he promotes for a good social reintegration through the promotion of sports.

In front of relatives and inmates, the Yucatecan Governor kicked off the kick-off with which this sports festival was inaugurated and kicked off, which will have the participation of 32 countries represented by more than 500 prison inmates between the ages of 18 and 60, between they, Víctor Manuel Rodríguez Kú who was in charge of taking the oath of fair play and sportsmanship.

The sports fair will take place from this day and until December 17, time in which 4 daily matches will be held from Monday to Sunday, an event that seeks to provide inmates with activities that help direct their energy in sports activities promoting healthy coexistence and values.

From the Cereso de Mérida soccer field, the parade of the teams of the 32 nations represented, which are Qatar, Ecuador, Senegal, the Netherlands, England, Iran, the United States, Wales, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Poland, was held. , France, Australia, Denmark, Tunisia, Spain, Costa Rica, Germany, Japan, Belgium, Canada, Morocco, Croatia, Brazil, Serbia, Switzerland, Cameroon, Portugal, Ghana, Uruguay and South Korea.

The sample included an artistic show with dance, acrobatics and pyramids, as well as a parody in which they thanked the Governor for the application of sanitary measures so that today this event is a reality, a number with which they caused a big smile among the attendees. Likewise, the official theme of this 2022 edition was presented, which is a rap performed by Nano “El Zezontle”, with music by Pablo Milán.

Subsequently, the Governor of Yucatán, Mauricio Vila Dosal greeted each of the teams that are part of the Mundialito, who thanked him for his actions during the pandemic, since they received the doses against Coronavirus on time, complying with the protection of the health of all the inhabitants of Yucatan. “Thanks to the measures and vaccines that he gave us, today the Mundialito can be celebrated,” they told him.

It should be noted that two commemorative murals were created for this sporting event, painted by the “Sinancuch” collective, made up of inmates and people who have already been integrated into society, as well as graphic artists.

On this occasion, the mascot bears the name of Yuqatar and was designed by a Cereso inmate; Likewise, the referees will be people from this community who previously received training on the rules of the sport in order to carry out this task.

The realization of this event in the Center for Social Reintegration of Mérida is a reflection of the security that prevails in Yucatán with indices that have stood out in the country, to the extent that in this prison in the Yucatecan capital it is possible that they can take carry out activities like this that are carried out with tranquility and peace that they enjoy at the same time with the visit of their families.

In this way, the Government headed by Vila Dosal endorses its commitment to the entire state to continue transforming sports by promoting it to spread the enthusiasm of doing sports that benefit the mind and body of Yucatecans.

Yucatan holds a unique soccer tournament in the country that takes place in a Social Reintegration Center