On 16th October 2019, Westminster International University in Tashkent held the opening ceremony of the WIUT Mini-Football Cup. The competition aims to encourage both staff and students to be more active, do more sport and ultimately lead a healthier lifestyle.
Professional football players from FC Bunyodkor were invited to the opening ceremony where they gave a workshop and played a friendly match against the university team. WIUT Cheerleaders gave special performances as part of the event. Head of the WIUT Sports Centre, Baxodir Keldiyarov, gave a welcome speech and thanked participants for their active participation in the sporting life of the university.
This year, due to a large number of participants, the tournament will follow a single-elimination knock-out format. In total, 50 teams will take part in the championship including students and university staff members.
The championship will last till 20th November 2019. Anyone is welcome to attend and support the participants of the tournament.
Wednesday: 2 pm – 6 pm
Saturday: 12pm – 5pm
For more information, please contact the WIUT Sports Centre.