Novgorodsky District Team Was the First Winner of the Governor’s Football Cup

On Sunday, September 11, the Novgorod Region Governor’s Cup, a football tournament for amateur teams, took place in Veliky Novgorod for the first time. 16 teams, representing enterprises and organizations of the Region as well as bodies of authority, assembled at the Electron Stadium. Nikola kvass became the partner of the competitions and all participants could restore their energy during the break by the real Novgorod beverage.

The organizers provided a big interactive program for those spectators who were tired of football battles. There were master classes in painting clay toys on the stadium grounds, aqua make-up masters also demonstrated their skills. A merry concert program began at midday behind the stadium stand, and a chuck wagon started its operation.

Football players from Novgorodsky District won 1-0 in the final after a hard struggle. The head of the Region Sergey G. Mitin personally awarded medals to the winners.