Thursday, September 20, 2018

STZ team takes second in Sverdlovsk Region football championships

The Seversky Pipe Plant soccer team recently came in second in the Sverdlovsk Region football championships.

Seversky Pipe Plant ST,is a part of Pipe Metallurgical Company/TMK. The team's final game was played against Verkhnyaya Pyshma, according to Ural Business Consulting.

Seversky exhibited good team spirit and technical skill during the game, with forward Alexei Filin scoring for the side.

STZ players previously won silver in 1993. The team has had new players in the games for the last three years, including some who trained with coach Alexei Farnin at Polevskoy junior sports school.

Seversky Tube Works was founded in 1739 and is one of the Urals' oldest plants. It mostly creates hot-rolled and electric-welded steel pipes of different shapes. The pipes are often used in the oil and gas sector for the building of multipurpose pipelines in the automotive industry, construction sector, public works and in furniture manufacturing.