The Russian team defeated the world team and became the winner of the EXPO-2017 Football Cup tournament in Astana, Vesti.kz reports. The final match ended with a score of 7: 4. The Russians bagged a brace: Roman Shirokov, Yevgeniy Aldonin and Viktor Bulatov, and another, who scored a goal, is Dmitry Sennikov. In the national team of the world footballers who distinguished Frenchman Vincent Kandela, Uzbek Azamat Abduraimov and Finn Jari Litmanen. The EXPO-2017 Football Cup was attended by six teams from football stars of the 1990s and 2000s. The third place was taken by Portugal, the fourth was Kazakhstan, the fifth - Italy, and the sixth - Germany.
As it was mentioned, the international tournament EXPO 2017 Football Cup organized as part of "EXPO-2017" exhibition. The project is similar to the annual Moscow "Legends Cup", where the football idols of past years, recently completed their careers, take part. Such a large-scale sports event was held in the capital of Kazakhstan for the first time.