Jorge Mas had already commented their interest in maintaining La Nueva Romareda in the location but current but today Real Zaragoza has confirmed it officially through Ral Sanlleh, who has visited the City Hall of the capital tomorrow this morning together with Mariano Auredfinancial director of the Aragonese entity.
The CEO explained the reasons why they prefer not to move the new stadium: “This placement combines the sentimental and pragmatic. A majority is impossible but this has always been the historic home of Zaragoza. It is central and with accessible arrival. We respect the city and the will of the fans. We prefer a new one to remodel“.
The benefits of a new pitch are obvious: “It is key to the success of Real Zaragoza and its viability and also for the city itself. It would give us more competitiveness and start games 1-0.” It is illusion and raise the club to another level. The stadium area must be exploited 356 days a year.” In addition, he ruled out moving the Sports City and said that the idea is to improve all infrastructures.
Therefore, they admit a total predisposition to participate in this project: “We should start by knowing the final location, the budget and the exploitation plan to be able to speak better about the times of this project”. Sanlleh also spoke about the capital increase: “It will take place at the end of the month and will be 16.5 million euros.”