“Altyn Asyr” – eight-time winner of the Super Cup of Turkmenistan

Football players of the capital's «Altyn Asyr» won the Super Cup of Turkmenistan. The team of the agency «Turkmenaragatnashyk» achieved this success by defeating «Shagadam» from the city of Turkmenbashy in the decisive match - 3:1.

The Super Cup, established by the Football Federation of Turkmenistan, has been played between the champion and the winner of the country's Cup since 2005. Last year, «Altyn Asyr »won the championship, and «Shagadam» won the Cup of Turkmenistan.

In 2016, both teams have already met each other in the fight for the Super Cup of Turkmenistan. Then «Altyn Asyr» won with a score of 2:1.

The match of the champion and winner of the Cup of Turkmenistan-2021 was held at the «Nisa» stadium in the capital.

We didn't have to wait long for the first goal. Already in the 3rd minute, Kerim Hojaberdiyev brought «Shagadam» ahead - 1:0. On the 32nd - Myrat Annayev restored the balance from the penalty spot - 1:1. With this score, the teams went on a break.

In the second half, the finalist of the AFC Cup-2018 scored two goals against «Shagadam«: Yhlas Toyjanov scored in the 67th minute, and Altymyrat Annadurdyyev scored in the 76th.

As a result, «Altyn Asyr» deservedly won and won the Super Cup of Turkmenistan. The honored coach of Turkmenistan Yazguly Hojageldiyev led the winning team to this success, who in his career won this trophy three times with the team of the International Turkmen-Turkish University and now for the eighth year in a row with «Altyn Asyr».

Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper