The game and work were combined by representatives of shoe companies at the fourth mini-football tournament for the Cup of the Interregional Non-Commercial Partnership of Shoemakers, which took place during the March MosShoes exhibition
4 teams were announced in the tournament: Riker, Ralph Ringer, Shoe Partnership and Crossway.
In the beginning, the teams “Shoemakers' Partnership” and “Ralph Ringer” played. The result is 7: 0 in favor of the Shoemakers Partnership. The second game took place between the teams "Riker-Vostok" and Crossway. Only after a penalty shootout with the 4: 3 score did the game end in a team victory Crossway. In the next game for the 3 place, the Riker players added pace and aggression and pushed the Ralph Ringer team to their goal. However, physical and psychological fatigue made itself felt. The result of the game is 4: 3 in favor of the Ralph Ringer team. In the decisive match for 1, the place between the “Shoe Partnership” and Crossway with the 2 account: 1 won the Shoe Partnership team.
In the standings, the places between the teams were distributed as follows:
1 place: “Shoe Partnership”.
2 place: Crossway.
3 place: "Ralph Ringer."
4-th place: "Riker-East".
Following the results of the tournament, participants and fans were awarded memorable prizes.
The captain of the Riker team Shahin Asadov was recognized as the best player of the tournament.
Captain Crossway Ruslan Botez learned about the tournament the day before, but managed to gather a strong team from the employees and partners of the company, which reached the semifinals. “Football is the most favorite game in our country. We all played it in childhood, many continue to play now, watching matches on TV and going to stadiums, says Ruslan Botez. - The working atmosphere of the exhibition is kept in constant tension. And sport unites people better than any team building. So this tournament is a real outlet for both participants and customers. By the way, I had an idea to organize a football tournament in St. Petersburg. ”
Ralph Ringer midfielder Nikita Berezhnoy noted that the tournament is becoming a good tradition of the exhibition. The Ralph Ringer team is pleased to participate in it, each time increasing its sports level and at the same time acquiring business contacts.Eric Dadayan, President of the Interregional Non-Profit Partnership of Shoe Workers (INGOs), added that the tournament has already taken place as an independent project of INGOs. “Such projects contribute to the creation of closer partnerships, and also clearly demonstrate that in business, as in sports, competition can and should be within the rules where the strongest wins,” says Eric Dadayan. “We are pleased to welcome newcomers, we would like to to expand the geography at the expense of teams from the regions, as well as attract our foreign partners. By the way, the company manager is already playing for the INGO team Marco Tozzi Philippe Steer and company manager S.Oliver Andreas Klassen. "