Vladimir Bidyovka presents New Year’s gifts to young football players
On January 6, a traditional Christmas tournament among trainees of a sports club “Football Academy ʺDonbass Shakhtarʺ” took place at a stadium “Bosse – Olympic Arena”. The tournament was attended by the Chairman of the People’s Council Vladimir Bidyovka, who congratulated the children on the New Year’s holidays and presented them sweet gift sets.
In a commentary to the press, Vladimir Bidyovka noted that the future of football in the Donetsk People’s Republic largely depended on the enthusiasm of young footballers.
ʺToday, on Christmas Eve, a friendly tournament among trainees of the academy of football, who were born in 2005-2013, is taking place. I would like to express my admiration for these children and their parents, because they do not quit sports, they do everything to develop football in the Donetsk People’s Republic. This is important both for them and for our country.
And, of course, we have come to support the participants of this tournament and deliver gifts on behalf of People’s Council’s deputies at this festive time,ʺ the parliamentarian speaker said.
10 mixed teams of different ages participated in the tournament and faced each other in a round-robin system. A total of 72 people took part in the competition.