By Laman Ismayilova
AZFAR Business League - ABL Cup 2017/18 among Azerbaijani continues to fascinate football fans.
The mini-football championship Azfar Business League of such format and scale is held for the first time in Azerbaijan and takes place on the professional pitches of the AZFAR company, Trend Life reported.
The tournament is organized by ASEP (AZFAR SPORT EVENT & PROMOTION).
The footballer Eyyub Efendiyev ("Azersun") and Faraj Farzaliyev showed brilliant game in the 1/8 finals.
"Azersun" team has already scored 36 goals.
The players of "Gilan Holding" Emil Aliyev and Ravi Rahmanov proved to be one of the strongest players at the tournament. The team scored 31 goals.
"Universal" team pleased its fans. Javid Ismayilov showed his best during the last match. The footballer scored 4 goals and made 2 assists. The team has 27 goals.
"ATL Tech" also showed good results. Despite injuries, the team won over their rival.
At the very last minute of extra time, "ATL Tech" scored two goals, which made it closer to the champion title. The goals were scored by Rafael Veliyev and Anar Heydarli.
In addition, goalkeepers also showed their best, preventing the opposing team from successfully moving the ball over the football gate.
Goalkeeper of "Polatyol" team Vusal Yagubov had to leave the field due to the injury.
A good goalkeeper is half the team - this axiom is confirmed by Amid Jafarov ("Azersun"), Togrul Shekerli ("Azecolab"), Elvin Gulmuradov ("Gilan Holding"), Muslim Muslimzade ("Buta Palace"), Nijat Ibrahimov ("Universal").
Only a few days left before the start of the ¼ finals!
A detailed report on each match is posted on the website: www.abl.az
Here you can get acquainted with the participants of the championship, groups and time of the games, get a lot of useful information.
Richard Almeida, a football midfielder currently playing for Azerbaijan’s FC Qarabag became the face of ABL Cup.
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