Major Mohammad Hanif Rezaei, Spokesperson for the corps told Bayan-e Shamal that 8 teams from different detachments of Shaheen Corps had participated in the autumn football tournament and teams of 5th Special Operations Kandak (SOK) and Engineering School advanced to the final.
Mr. Rezaei added that in the final match which was played yesterday, Engineering School won by a goal difference.
He underlined that the purpose of the tournament was to boost athletic capabilities of sportsmen and select better sportsmen for the corps team.
In addition to providing security, forces in 209th Corps take part in social programs like sports and every year they launch the spring and the autumn football tournaments.
Reporter: Hamid Nawabzada