Heydar Aliyev Cup - 2010, United Kingdom
2010-05-10 - London
Odlar Yurdu Organisation opened the traditional Heydar Aliyev Cup futsal tournament in London. The number of people who participate in the championship, which has been held since 2008, increases from year to year. Alongside Azerbaijani students, teams of representatives from various countries have crossed swords with each other during the day-long competition. The tournament, which was attended by Fakhraddin Gurbanov, the Azerbaijani Ambassador to the United Kingdom, and members of British sports associations, took place in a tense atmosphere. The winning team was presented with the Heydar Aliyev Cup. The guests underlined that this championship, in addition to being a sporting competition, helps to establish and maintain good relations between young people living in London.
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