Training camp in USA: mayor of Boca Raton addressed Shakhtar
Shakhtar’s game against the team of Boca Raton turned into a major event for the city inhabitants. Shakhtar were welcomed by a delegation featuring representatives of the local authorities, being personally led by Mayor Susan Haynie. The mayor of the city of Boca Raton addressed Shakhtar as follows:
I am pleased to invite members and fans of FC Shakhtar Donetsk to Boca Raton for the game against our local football club. It is a great honor for FC Boca Raton to receive the team of Shakhtar. At the same time, it involves promotion of international football in Boca Raton.
Our city is very excited to be the venue for an international match between two spectacular teams, as well as the arena for their fans and supporters. This event brings our entire community together. On behalf of the city of Boca Raton, please accept our best wishes in the light of the upcoming match.
We want to remind you that the Pitmen claimed a 5-1 win in the friendly match against FC Boca Raton.