KAMAZ Football Club was celebrated on October 30 in Naberezhnye Chelny. Sergey Kogoghin — Director General of KAMAZ Inc., Ildar Khalikov — Mayor of the city, Oleg Morozov — Member of the State Duma of the Russian Federation and Top Managers of KAMAZ came to congratulate Yuri Ghazzaev, a Chief Coach and Director General of KAMAZ Football Club, and football players with their entering into the First League of Russian Football Championship.
Sergey Kogoghin said, that: «…we are interested in football. When I was Director General of other company I used not to appoint as top managers those who couldn’t play football. I haven’t decided yet if to follow this principle at KAMAZ too. Thanks to last season’s victory you are now staring to play other football, and you shouldn’t stop — you must keep going forward. I’ll do my best to support the Club.»
Ildar Khalikov presented the Certificate to Yury Gazzaev and mentioned that next season he is ready to fund KAMAZ Club, though he didn’t specify exact amount.
KAMAZ football Club has been fighting for the first League for 5 years. As Yury Gazzaev said that the first step has been made. The main target of the club is to enter the Top League of Russian Football within the next 3 years.