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From 17 to 22 October 2021, Moscow hosted the XX football tournament among teams of veterans of security and law enforcement agencies, dedicated to the memory of Lev Yashin, in which 9 national teams of ministries and departments of security and law enforcement agencies of the Russian Federation took part.

The opening of the competition took place on the central stand of the legendary Dynamo stadium, where the best goalkeeper of the 20th century, Lev Ivanovich Yashin, played. Valentina Timofeevna, the widow of Lev Yashin, addressed the participants with a welcoming speech.

For 6 days, the participants of the tournament fought for the victory. At the first stage, the teams were divided into 3 groups, in which games were played in a round robin system. The team of the FSIN of Russia confidently beat the rivals from the FSB of Russia and the FSO of Russia with the same score 4: 1 and reached the 1/2 finals from the first place in their group. Further, in a bitter struggle for reaching the final, the team of the Federal Penitentiary Service lost to the team of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia. In the match for the third place, the team of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia defeated the team of the FSB of Russia with a score of 2: 1 and became the bronze medalist of the tournament for the second year in a row. In the final, the team of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia defeated the team of the National Guard with a score of 2: 1.

In the nomination “Best midfielder”, an employee of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Voronezh Region, Evgeny Kuznetsov, was awarded, and the representative of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Voronezh Region, Andrey Gribtsov, became the best defender.

Personnel Department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia

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