Turkmenistan’s youth women’s futsal team received a special Fair Play prize and won third place at the CAFA (Central Asian Football Association) CAFA U-19 Girl’s Futsal Championship 2020, which was held in Dushanbe.
The championship ended with the victory of the Iranian women’s team, and in total, 15 matches in the single-round system were held in the framework of the tournament in Tajikistan.
The futsalists of Turkmenistan held five matches in which they held three victories (Tajikistan – 3: 2, Kyrgyzstan – 2: 1, Afghanistan – 9: 0) and suffered two defeats – from the teams of Iran and Uzbekistan, scoring 15 goals and conceding 19.
The Uzbek team won silver medals, and a team from Turkmenistan with nine points rose to the third step of the podium.
The “Fair Play” prize (“For fair play”) was awarded to the Turkmen team, a special prize was also awarded to a team from Tajikistan. The best scorer and the most useful player in the CAFA-2020 championship were two athletes from Iran.