In order to implement the adopted resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated April 7, 2023 № PR-115 “On additional measures for the comprehensive development of mass and professional football”, the further development and popularization of football in the system of higher educational institutions within the framework of the “Student League” program from 18 until September 23, 2023 a mini-football tournament among first-year students for the “Executive Director’s Cup” started. It was the first stage of the “Student League” in the gym of the Branch of the Russian State University of Oil and Gas (NRU) named after I.M. Gubkin in Tashkent.

Before the tournament, a draw for teams took place, as a result of which the compositions of 11 teams were determined and the schedule of matches became known.

Yesterday on September 18, there was the opening of the football tournament.

The teams of student groups URS 23-12 and URS 23-02 met in the first match. According to the results of the first match, the football team of the URS 23-12 group defeated the enemy with a score of 6:3.

Following the first match, the second game took place, in which teams from groups URT 23-01 and URB 23-05 competed. The game score is 10:2 in favor of the URT-23-01.

The struggle and intensity of sporting passions is only gaining momentum; a series of games lies ahead, fraught with many surprises and positive emotions.

The next games will take place today, September 19 at 15.00 and 17.00 between the of student groups URG 23-06 and UTS 23-09, as well as URN 23-07 and UGI 23-03.

We would also like to remind you that for those who are not indifferent to this sport and want to develop and improve their skills, the Branch has been running a football sports section every Thursday for several years, headed by the instructor of the Department of Physical Education and Sports Davlatov Sherali Utkir ugli.


Branch Press-service

Department of “Physical Education and Sports”