On February 20, in Moscow, on the CSKA ice arena, a friendly meeting of the hockey teams of the EMERCOM of Russia and Sberbank took place.
At the beginning of the tournament, the First Deputy Minister of EMERCOM of Russia Alexander Chupriyan, captain of the national team welcomed the participants:
“Dear friends, dear men, defenders! We are glad that the Sberbank team agreed with our idea. There are a lot of things that unite us. May this ice unite us today. I want to wish us cheerful emotions, beautiful goals, to play without injuries. We all love our Motherland, and each of us protects it in his own way. Let's demonstrate today from defensive attacks to offense. Thank you for your participation. Have a nice game! "
At the end of the first period, with the score 1: 2, the team of rescuers and firefighters was in the lead.
In the course of tense rivalry, the emergency department's hockey squad began to increase its superiority in the game. In the third period, the Sberbank team rapidly closed the gap. At the end of the match, the participants showed a stubborn struggle, but the Sberbank team could not equalize the score.
The EMERCOM team of Russia was in the lead with a score of 3:4, showing endurance, perseverance and will to win.
The fans remembered the game for the tense moments and the rapid development of dangerous situations for the opponents. Cadets and students of departmental universities, supporting the Ministry's team from the stands, enjoyed the professional game of both teams.