27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

All-Russian Football Competitions for Universities of Volga Federal District

The All-Russian Football Competitions for Universities of Volga Federal District kick off on 6 June 2013, exactly a month prior to the start of the 27th Summer Universiade. The matches will take place at two football stadiums of the Games - Trudovye Rezervy and Olymp - and will run until June 12.

8 football teams from Samara, Saransk, Orenburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Penza, Kazan and Izhevsk, consisting of 160 players, are expected to come together to compete for the trophy.

40 referees will officiate the tournament.

Athletes and coaches will be housed at the Universiade Village.

Meals will be provided at the Main International Centre (MIC); there will also be places to eat at competition venues.

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