After a long absence, on April 30, Pioneros del Pueblito finally returned to MFL action in Mexico, with a competitive squad and potential to fight for the championship.
The return was announced in an interview with the Mayor of Corregidora, Roberto Sosa Piccardo, who confirmed that his administration would continue to support this team to promote this sport.
Pioneros will be making another FAM appearance at the Unidad Deportiva El Pueblito, which has been renovated and already has permanent stands, but will also be accompanied by soon-to-be rock bands on Saturday.
Regarding Pioneros’ arrival in Corregidora 4 years ago, the mayor stated that “it was kind of a coincidence because the investors were looking to play in Santa Rosa Jáuregui”, but had seen the stadium project and decided on their municipality.
“From that moment on, American football exploded here and today women, children, youth, major league, professional team practice, and more and more here activate the whole theme of professional football”:
A solid project for the people of Queretaro, in addition to the fact that entrepreneurs have invested so that we have a competitive team. Sosa stressed that they are working together until the necessary conditions are met to host the Americans.
“American football is undoubtedly familiar, and when we brought the project here, they also need to pay salaries because now also that they have started training the team, you will see that there are players from the USA and Canada, that is, they pay a good amount of wool, it is professional, and they need to recover The investment, in any way, it is clear from the tickets and from the sponsorship of a series of things.In this pioneers project we have been able to make the stadium a home to the pioneers, they charge the tickets, they help us with the maintenance and they give us, we have already lit the lights, we are with the whole artificial yard theme and that is The way to be able to provide maintenance.”
Pioneros de Querétaro opened the season at the Unidad Deportiva del Pueblito on Saturday, April 30th at 4pm against the Sharks in Cancun.