«Barca» students get through to national finals

Regional ‘zone’ backyard football competitions have been held in Sumy. .

On August 18, on Barca’s football fields the regional stage of the competition for backyard football among schoolchildren was held.

According to the results of the tournament, the finalists among the players (born 2000-2001) were pupils of Barca head coach Valeriy BOYCHENKO, and in the older age category (born 2002-2004) victory was celebrated by the wards of Serhiy STRASHNENKO Sr., Barca’s press service said.

The winners received awards from the President of the All-Ukrainian Backyard Football Federation Ilya Kiva.

“I am grateful to everyone for their desire to win. Let this tournament become one more step in your life on the path to career growth, and football will help you become real men,” Kiva told tournament participants.

Now the winning teams will take part in the All-Ukrainian Finals, which will be held in Kyiv on Independence Day.

Source: http://sumyinfo.com/sports/1285-vospitanniki-barsy-vyshli-v-nacionalnyy-final.html