The Special Olympics comes to India in 2019 with its Special Olympics International Football Championship. The SOIFC 2019 will be held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai, during the first week of August. Top intellectually differently-abled football athletes from 20+ countries around the world are expected to participate in SOIFC 2019. Spectators will see these inspiring athletes compete for the coveted Championship Cup. The SOIFC 2019 is expected to attract approximately one lakh spectators during its course, including delegates, bureaucrats, and special children from all over the country.