An introductory event of Turkey's UEFA EURO 2024 candidacy was held at Turkish Football Federation's Hasan Doğan National Teams Camp and Training Facilities in Riva.
The event was organized by TFF President Yıldırım Demirören's wife Revna Demirören. Minister of Family and Social Policies Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya, TFF Administrative and executive committee member Cengiz Zülfikaroğlu, TFF executive committee member Fuat Guguloğlu, Executive committee member of Demirören Holding Meltem Demirören Oktay attended to the event along with families of TFF board members and celebrities from various sectors and businesses.
"I'm sure that Turkey will fulfill every given promise," said Minister Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya
Detailed information about Turkey's UEFA EURO 2024 candidacy was given at the event. Minister of Family and Social Policies Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya stated that "like in any other occasion, women should be involved and lead the process of hosting UEFA EURO 2024 too."
Minister Dr. Fatma Betül Sayan Kara continued: "This facility is the proof of the progress that Turkish football made. We have a President who gave an enormous support in order to take Turkish football to a level it deserves. Our President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan gave every guarantee in order to host UEFA EURO 2024 in Turkey and I'm sure that Turkey will fulfill every given promise. I would like to thank Turkish Football Federation President Yıldırım Demirören and its members in the name of myself and our country for the work they've done in Turkey's UEFA EURO 2024 candidacy process."
"It's now our time to step up," said Demirören
"Be sure that Turkish women can do whatever it takes to host UEFA EURO 2024. We have power for this. It's now our time to step up. Let's invite European women to Turkey and show them how beautiful our country is. As Turkish women, we can do the best in order to Host UEFA EURO 2024."said Demirören.
After the introductory video being shown, Revna Demirören presented the painting of Turkey's UEFA EURO 2024 logo and motto made of Turkish paper marbling to Minister Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya.
The team of Celebrities won the match 3-2 against Women National Team
After the introductory event, a team of celebrities played a football match against Turkish Women National Team and won by 3-2.
Zeynep Kartal, Züleyha Özgül, Monik İpekel, Metin Özülkü, Ebru Yaşar, Burak-Cansen Kut, Pınar Altuğ, Saba Tümer, Işıl Reçber, Wilma Elles, Ferman Toprak, Emel Yıldırım, Selda Topal, Selvi Serttaş, Zeynep Yılmaz had the opportunity to take place in the match.