You beautified the parts of the city that tourists travel through
You built a gorgeous stadium that can't sustain itself
During such a popular world sporting events such as the World Cup or the Olympics, nations have to be able to reach certain standards in order to host the onslaught of visitors from other countries coming in to see the games.
Five new stadiums were built for the tournament, and five of the existing venues were upgraded. Construction costs were expected to be R8.4 billion (just over US$1 billion or €950 million).
South Africa also improved its public transport infrastructure within the host cities, including Johannesburg’s Gautrain and other metro systems, and major road networks were improved.
The visitors tend to bring a lot of outside income to the country hosting it so many countries are always vying for the privilege even though now the stadiums are dwindling away from lack of use.
Sage’s point is that they spend all this money for a sporting event and to make their country look clean as these children are forgotten and left to suffer from neglect.
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