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The football team of “Kedentransservice” JSC participated in the international tournament so as to win the Cup of General Director of “TransContainer” PJSC


The tournament for the General Director’s Cup of JSC TransContainer was organized in 2008 and has been held annually since then, and each time it becomes a great holiday, both for the participants and for the entire team of the company, which always follows the course of the competition with great interest. However, today begins a new story of this wonderful competition. This year, the Company’s management decided to change the format of the General Director’s Cup of JSC TransContainer and hold it on one day with the participation of the management staff teams, branches, subsidiaries and affiliates. The participants of the tournament were two national teams created on the basis of a football club

JSC «TransContainer» consists of employees of the central office and a branch on the Moscow Railway, branches on the Oktyabrskaya and Gorky railways, partners in the Republic of Belarus — the Brest branch of the Belarusian Railway, as well as the team of JSC «Kedentransservice». For the first time, this tournament united three countries and received the status of an international one, and traditionally aroused great interest among the spectators, who filled the stands of the stadium and actively supported the players. The arena was filled with a truly festive atmosphere, the stadium was decorated with bright banners and flags, the fans arrived in a good mood, and the host of the evening — commentator of the channel Russia-2, host of radio Mayak and Vesti FM, columnist of the weekly Football — Alexander Netsenko further fueled the interest of all the guests of the event.

According to the rules of the tournament, the six teams were divided into two groups. In group «A», the teams of the Management Staff of JSC «TransContainer», JSC «Kedentransservice» and the branch of JSC «TransContainer» on Oktyabrskaya railway started the fight for reaching the final. In group » B «competed the branch of JSC «TransContainer» on the Moscow railway, the Branch of JSC «TransContainer» on the Gorky railway and the Brest branch of the Belarusian railway.The matches were held in two halves of ten minutes, in case of a draw, penalties were awarded.

In the first game of group «A», the Management Apparatus and JSC «Kedentransservice» met. The match was held at high speeds, the score was opened in the second minute, the striker of the Control Unit of JSC «TrK» — Alexey Frolov-scored an accurate shot. The players of JSC «Kedentransservice» responded with several counterattacks, but soon the opponent again realized his moment, the goal was scored by Sergey Proshin. In the eighth minute, Pavel Krylov came on the strike position and brought the difference in the score to three goals. In the second half, the game leveled off, the teams played on opposite courses, created a lot of scoring chances, but did not score any more goals.

The next players on the field were the players of the branch of JSC «TransContainer» on Oktyabrskaya railway and JSC «Kedentransservice». The game turned out to be persistent, the first goal took place in the penultimate minute, the striker from St. Petersburg Pavel Borodin scored, but in the return attack, the players from the Republic of Kazakhstan won back and turned the match into a penalty shootout, in which they were more accurate than the opponent.