The city council wants in the run-up to the cup final against Standard Liege the Genk streets, blue and white colors. This puts the city among the new mood lighting and five fountains, confirms mayor Wim Dries (CD&V) to Belga.
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KRC Genk is already for the fifth time in the cup final. The city council has the habit of the days for the finale all of the necessary atmosphere in Genk. “In this way, we as a city council, together with all of our residents, our club support. So will the twelfth man not only on the Heysel are present, but also in the whole of Genk. We believe that we are also the fifth time the cup to Genk will bring”, says mayor Wim Dries CD&V).
The city will already be a few days before the final blue and white colors. So put Genk the new mood lighting – the so-called Genker-star – in the evening a blue-and-white atmosphere to promote. Also the five fountains on the Europalaan be from Wednesday, launched for the occasion, blue colored water. Furthermore, there will be large blue and white canvases are hung on the town hall.
On Saturday, some 20,000 Genk supporters at the Heysel. In addition, the city of Genk, in collaboration with Catering Large Genk – for a large screen on the town Square, giving thousands of supporters the match door. Also in many cafés, sports clubs and private homes will Genk supporters in tension to the cup final look.
When profit is there Sunday between 14 and 17 hours a reception for the players at the town hall, where all supporters are invited to greet them and to celebrate in the town Square.