In the tournament Azerbaijan was presented by “Lalatapa” team.
The team called in honor of one of the significant peaks liberated by our courageous soldiers in April battles managed to gain victory in the first two games of the tournament. According to the captain of the team Rufat Hasanov’s information, the team headed by Zeynal Zeynalov firstly defeated Greece’s “Atlas” team with 7:2 score. Then our team won the Holland team “Zeeland” with a similar score in the tournament live broadcasted by a number of channels.
On the third day of the tournament our team formalized its championship by defeating Turkey’s “Kultur-Uni-te” club with 5:3 score.
“The team’s participation under the name of “Lalatapa” in this tournament was a great chance for us to show to all the world that these lands belong to us and our soccer players carried out it on a high level.” – said R.Hasanov.
It should be noted that “Lalatapa” team left for Istanbul with the following staff: Hikmat Baghirov, Vagif Shirinbeyov, Elchin Gasimov, Renat Sultanov, Elvin Guliyev, Sabir Allahguliyev, Ilkin Hajiyev, Abdul Aliyev, Orkhan Mammadov, Asif Zeynalov.