On Saturday, April 16, Bashkortostan (Russia) will host a football tournament dedicated to the Victory Day in the Great Patriotic War, as well as as a sign of support for Russian servicemen participating in a special operation in Ukraine.
The initiator of the tournament was the legal adviser of the R.A. Batalova Center for Sports Training in the Republic of Bashkortostan, the captain of the "Z" team Timur Tukhvatullin, the organizers were the Ministry of Sports of the Republic of Bashkortostan, the Football Federation of the Republic of Bashkortostan. The tournament is supported by the Representative Office of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly in the Republic of Bashkortostan (Russia) and the PERSONA SPORT Fitness Club network.
"Of course, there are many large-scale humanitarian projects in the Republic of Bashkortostan to support our brothers in the Luhansk and Donetsk regions. But the upcoming amateur football tournament is more than a sincere support for the servicemen, our guys, heroically performing their military duty and participating in a special operation in Ukraine," - said Marat Magadeev, Reserve Major General, development Adviser to FC Ufa.
According to the organizers, the tournament is attended by veterans of military operations as part of FC “Shuravi” (team captain – Mikhail Gorbunov), representatives of the executive authorities of the republic as part of FC “Vatan” (captain – Rustem Haidarov), law enforcement officers and law enforcement agencies of FC “Zvezda” (captain – Nail Hafizov), national team "Z" (captain – Timur Tukhvatullin).
Game format: 7+1.
We invite spectators and fans to the tournament. The event starts on April 16, 2022 at 11:00; the venue is MBOU School No. 7 (Ufa, Richard Zorge str., 10/1).