Baku. 27 October. REPORT.AZ/ Azerbaijani national football team player Richard Almeida became the champion of Kazakhstan within "Astana".
Report informs, this happened after the defeat of “Kairat” to the club “Irtysh” with a score of 0: 1 in the XXXI round of the Premier League.
Thus, Astana secured the championship, despite the fact that 4 matches left until the end of the championship. For the fifth time in a row, this team became the champion of the country, setting a record. Previously, no football club in Kazakhstan has become a champion five times in a row. Thus, Astana has equalized the number of titles won by Irtysh and Aktobe.
Notably, Richard Almeida joined Kazakh team from "Karabakh" in the summer.