February 15-22 Yakutsk hosted the Futsal Championship of the Republic among men born in 2003-2004.
9 teams played the starting matches in two subgroups. The Mirny team in Group A alternately won against rivals from Neryungri 9: 0, Khatas 20: 0, Yakutsk 6: 1 and Youth Sports School No. 8 11: 0.
In the semifinal, athletes from the Diamond Province met with football players from Lensk, but there was no hard struggle - 22: 0 in favor of Mirny. So we are in the final.
The decisive game was played with old rivals from Yakutsk. Throughout the game, our team had the advantage, but the Yakutsk footballers responded with sharp counterattacks. Still, in the middle of the first half, the Mirny team broke the match open (Vladislav Gavrilov), and at the end of the second half, Vladik Nazmutdinov secured the advantage with a winning ball in favor of the KSK ALROSA team (2: 0), which became the champion of the republic for the fourth year in a row!
70 balls were scored into the opposing goal, only one was missed. Sergey Berdnikov was recognized as Best Goalkeeper of the republic, Nikita Gavrilovich - Best Defender, Aleksey Suraev - Best Sniper of the tournament.
Thus, the KSK ALROSA team will represent the Far East and the city of Mirny at the Russian Championship final, to be held March 4-11 in Nizhny Novgorod.
We wish our young athletes a good result at this prestigious competition!