© РИА Томск. Павел Стефанский
TOMSK, Jan 6 –
RIA Tomsk. Tom football school has
received the status of academy and in 2022 the juniors will take part in the
Russian Youth Football League (YFL); the Russian Football Union has allocated
42 million rubles for the development of the Tom academy, FC Tom press officer
Sergey Simonov told RIA Tomsk.
Earlier it was
reported that in 2020 the Tomsk region signed an agreement with the Russian
Football Union and the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation on
cooperation and interaction in the development of football. In particular, it
was assumed that FC Tom would receive the status of a football academy and become
a regional centre of the Russian Football Union.
from 2022, we - the Tom football academy - will play in the UFL. In particular,
this is what the Russian Football Union funds for our academy were allocated
for... A Russian Football Union representative has already come to us and
approved the Trud and Temp stadiums for matches," said Simonov, specifying
that the Russian Football Union has allocated to FC Tom 42 million rubles for
According to him
FC Tom is currently involved in the training of players born between 2005 and
public sources, the Russian Youth Football League (YFL) is the championship
among young academy players of professional football clubs in Russia. The
league brings together players of different ages. In the new season the games
will be played in two rounds - home and away, in two divisions -
"North-West" and "Far East": two halves of 40 minutes each.
The winners of the inter-regional YFL will play in the final of the
championship of the Russian Federation.