Kyva: Street Football Championship Winner to receive UAH 1 mln
The winner of the Street Football Championship, which will be held on October 21 in Kyiv, will receive UAH 1 million for the construction of a football stadium in his city or town, Head of the Socialist Party of Ukraine (SPU), President of the Ukrainian National Federation of Street Football Illia Kyva said on his Facebook page, the press service of the SPU has reported on its official website.
"Tomorrow [on October 21] the Street Football Championship for boys of 10-12 years old will take place. The winning team will receive the main prize - UAH 1 million for the construction of a football field in its yard," he said.
Kyva also said that teams from all regions of Ukraine will come to the Championship.
As reported, the final of the Ukrainian tournament in street football "Million for the stadium" among the teams of boys born in 2006-2008 will begin at 10:40, on October 21 at the Bannikov stadium (located at 7A, Laboratorny Lane) in Kyiv.
The Ukrainian National Federation of Street Football was established in 2013. The federation regularly organizes sports competitions and national championships. The teams are created on the basis of the place of residence of children, as well as pupils of penal colonies, and children who are registered with the police.