Russian President Vladimir Putin called the success of the Krasnoyarsk football club “totem”, where are the children in the orphanage, a good sign for domestic football.
“I am very pleased that we have at this level football is developing. Alive, it turns out that football in Russia”, – quotes the President “Interfax”.
Putin met with the team, winning the world championship on football among the orphanages in the framework of the forum active citizens of the Community and invited them to participate in activities in preparation for the 2018 world Cup.
“I think it would be very interesting for you and for the children to participate in activities associated with the preparation for the 2018 world Cup in Russia”, – Putin addressed the club’s leadership, adding that it is possible to solve the problem with the delivery teams from Krasnoyarsk.
Football club “totem”, which along with other boys train 45 pupils of orphanage No. 1 and two dozen children from disadvantaged families, in 2014, became the bronze medalist of the world championship among children’s homes,and in 2016-m won the tournament.