ICANN Soccer League on September 9-10


ICANN held the 2nd tournament of Soccer League on September 9 and 10

The winner team will play against the Government of the Nizhny Novgorod region team within the framework of VI International Business Summit.

ICANN held football matches among international companies, ICANN members, at Tennis Park (prospect Gagarina, 33) on September 9 and 10. 

ICANN holds football tournaments for the second time in order to promote the sport culture within its structure, develop a healthy lifestyle, positive attitudes, broad business contacts.

Last weekend representatives of international companies played a series of friendly matches, many of them took part at the first tournament in April 2017.

Football teams of Liebherr – Nizhny Novgorod, Japanese Center in Nizhny Novgorod, Raiffeisenbank, Boryszew Plastic Rus demonstrated an excellent teamwork and a perfect play as a result of the selection round.

Investors, Volkswagen Group Rus NiNo, Magna NN, KPMG got into the top at the league table on their groups. These teams played at semifinals. KPMG team, playing against Investors in the struggle for the 3d place, didn’t get into the top 3. KPMG team- on 4th place, it is a very good result for a new member of ICANN league. 

Investors defeated KPMG with the score 2:1 and got bonze medals.

The final game between Magna NN and Volkswagen Group Rus was exciting, Magna NN became the winners with the score 6:0. In accordance with the 1st football tournament Magna NN team improved results and moved from the 3d to the 1st place at the league table.

Volkswagen Group Rus NiNo did their best up to the final siren. They played almost without substitutes and got 2nd place.


Magna NN team will play against the Government of the Nizhny Novgorod region team on September 15 within the framework of the VI International Business Summit

The Soccer League Championship is timed to the 20th ICANN Anniversary in 2017.