Heydar Aliyev Cup - 2013 , Lithuania
2013-04-27 - Vilnus, Lithuania
Heydar Aliyev Cup Football tournament in Lithuania
A series of events, large projects are implemented in the context of the 90th jubilee of our National Leader Heydar Aliyev up country and out of the country. "Heydar Aliyev Cup football tournament " is one of these projects being held in eight countries of Europe. This event, held in the Republic of Lithuania being one of above countries caused keen interest of young people. Even though 14 teams were registered, the project was marked as all country tournament with 8 teams participants, one team from various cities in accordance with the tournament regulations. Azerbaijani Youth Organization (AYOL) of Lithuania, under guidance of the The Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Lithuania endeavored best efforts to hold tournament in Lithuania , the project organized and supported by Ministry of Youth and Sports of theRepublic of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani Youth Organization of Russia, Land of Fire Organization on the high scale. Ambassador of Azerbaijan in Lithuania Hasan Mammadzade, members of Lithuanian Parliament and other guests took part at the opening ceremony. "VDA" FC team of the Vilnius Academy of Arts, a winner among the teams participated in the tournament beaten J-TOWN team of Jonava city by a score of 6:1, won Heydar Aliyev Cup and pass to the grand-final stage to be held in the first half of June in Baku. A primary objective of the tournament, which caused keen interest among foreigners is immortalization of our great leader .