The team of Chernomortransneft has taken first place at the futsal tournament between Transneft subsidiaries held at the Sormovich sports venue in Nizhny Novgorod with the awards sponsored by Transneft Upper Volga.
A total of six teams competed during the tournament, including the teams of Chernomortransneft, Transneft Upper Volga, Transneft Baltic, Transneft Primorsk Port, Transneft Druzhba and Transneft UW Service.
After the qualifying games, the teams of Chernomortransneft and Transneft UW Service got to the finals. The standard time of the game ended in a tie, and the winner was determined after a penalty shootout. Aleksandr Korotkov, a janitorial service worker of Chernomortransneft’s administration and maintenance section, was recognised as the best forward player.
The purpose of the tournament is to promote physical fitness and healthy lifestyle among the employees of Transneft subsidiaries, involve them in mass sports and fitness, enhance team spirit and to allow the participants to show their best features while competing in an honest and fair way.