KFF Blind Football Cup takes place in Almaty

KFF Blind Football Cup takes place in Almaty

14 September 2023, 20:56
KFF Blind Football Cup among people with visual impairments will be held from September 15 to 19.

The tournament will be held for the first time, in Almaty, at the Academy of FC “Kairat”. Five teams will take part in the tournament. These are Almaty, Almaty region, Aktobe, Taraz and Turkestan. The teams will play in a round-robin format.

KFF President Adlet Barmenkulov noted the importance of holding such tournaments.

“We learn to understand that true strength is also in the ability to notice and appreciate each unique individual. We admire the participants of this tournament, who, despite the difficulties, show us an example of true perseverance, determination and unquestionable belief in themselves. As a society, we are on a mission to make everyone happier by promoting equal opportunity and respect for diversity. Let this tournament serve as an inspiration for us all to continue to create a friendly and inclusive environment where every person can reach their potential and bring their joy into our world,” said Adlet Barmenkulov.

Match schedule (Astana time):

September 15, 2023

09:00 Turkestan - Almaty region

10:00 Taraz - Almaty

16:00 Aktobe - Almaty region

17:00 Turkestan - Almaty

September 16, 2023

09:00 Taraz - Aktobe

10:00 Almaty - Almaty region

11:00 Taraz - Turkestan

September 17, 2023

09:00 Taraz - Almaty region

10:00 Turkestan - Aktobe

11:00 Almaty - Aktobe

September 18, 2023

10:00 A1 - A4

11:00 A2 - A3

September 19, 2023

10:00 Third place match

11:00 Final