Astana-2008 is the winner of the Republican tournament
Republican tournament on football in memory of veterans of FC Shakhter among boys born in 2008 was completed in Karaganda.
9 January, 2019
As we reported earlier FC Astana was represented at the tournament by two teams of 2008 and 2009.
Astana-2008 confidently passed the group stage, meeting with peers from FC Shakhter in the semifinals of the tournament. And here Sergey Kalyubin’s players were stronger than the opponent 2:0. Ali Askerbekov and Yerbol Amankeldy scored goals.
In the final, the Astana team beat their compatriots from the SDYUSSHOR No.8 with a similar score. Sanzhar Kuandyk and Nurmubarak Zhaksylykov scored goals in the final. In turn, the team, born in 2009, took the 7th place in the tournament, having received a huge experience of playing with one year older players.
According to the results of the tournament, players of the Football Center Astana were awarded in three nominations. Ali Askerbekov was recognized as the Best Player of the tournament, Aslanbek Marat as the Best Defender, and Bogdan Onoprienko (Astana-2009) as the Best Goalkeeper of the tournament.