The Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation Pavel Kolobkov sent a governmental telegram to the athletes and coaches of the Russian National CP football Team with congratulations on the victory at the European Championships in 2018.
In the telegram, in particular, it says:
On behalf of the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation and myself, I congratulate the athletes and coaches of the Russian National CP football Team with a victory at the European Championships! You demonstrated a bright, selfless and harmonious game, not conceding a single match of the tournament.
I am sure that the Russian team will continue to please their fans with victories in the competitions of the highest level. I wish you the new great achievements for the fame of Russian sport!
Minister of Sport of the Russian Federation Kolobkov»
Press Service of the Russian Paralympic Committee