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Futsal fiasco

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It is indeed a miracle that the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has completed constructing the Bangkok Futsal Arena in just 270 days, capping a month of non-stop round-the-clock work under pressure to meet the deadline. 

Although the arena, built in Nong Chok for the 2012 Futsal World Cup, missed the opening match and several subsequent group matches _ staged in two alternative stadiums _ it should be ready to host the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final of the competition.

Or at least it is according to City Hall and Bangkok governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra, who personally spent a night closely supervising construction work and boosting the morale of workers at the site on Oct 15.

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