December 14, 2017, in the Conference Hall of the Football Federation of Kiev, in the framework of the project "FOOTBALL - path to success!", The solemn closing ceremony of the championship of Kiev took place, 2017 year season of Football League - "Football for life without drugs and crime".

The Championship was held on the system Spring - Autumn, 14 teams took part in it. The champion of the season - team "Arsenal", the second place taken by the team "Legend", the third place went to the team - "RLC".

The goal of the championship - to help the guys at the expense of football, pass rehabilitation from drug and alcoholates dependence, as well as to warn those who have not yet got into the network of drug addiction, crime, alcoholism.


The organizers of the championship were: Organization "EUROPEAN UNIT", Public Organization "Sport against drugs" and the Football Federation of Kiev.

Awards to the winners were presented by: Head of committee on the Issues of the International organizations and cooperation in the sphere of youth, culture and sport of Organization "EUROPEAN UNIT" Iurii Verkhman, President of the Football Federation of Kyiv Igor Kochetov, a veteran of Dynamo Kiev, Vladimir Fedorovich Muntean, representatives of the criminal-executive service of Ukraine, heads of various public organizations.

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As part of the sports project of the Organization "European Unit" - "We all have wings", in early August, in Kiev was held international football tournament "Ukraine is Europe".


The tournament was attended by eight teams, four of which were presented by the players from Turkey. The tournament started in two groups:

Group A
1. The Meeting. 2. Sushiya. 3. Locanta. 4. 2-D.

Group B
1. France-ua. 2. Sifood. 3. Orion. 4. Anatoly.

The victory in the tournament was won by the ORION team

The second place was taken by the team

And the third team

We express our gratitude to the restaurant "Meating Lounge", and personally to its head Deniz Celebi for supporting this tournament.


The honorary guest of the tournament, the honored master of sports, the winner of the Cup of the European Cups in 1986, the veteran of the Kiev "Dynamo" Ivan Yaremchuk took part in the awarding of the teams.

The European choice of Ukraine, which was defined in the initial period of the formation of the foundations of its foreign policy, became a natural consequence of the country's gaining state independence. It reflects the vital interests of Ukraine, crystallized from the entire previous history of the Ukrainian people, its mentality and deep democratic traditions, is based on the legitimate desire of Ukrainian citizens to see their state as an integral part of a single Europe.

Ways and specific mechanisms for achieving Ukraine's European integration goals, tactical approaches can and should be flexible, sensitive to changes that occur both within the state, and in the EU and the entire world. Up to now, the main attention has been paid mainly to the development of mechanisms of political relations with the European Union, and this work, of course, can not be stopped. At the same time, today, efforts should focus on the substantial deepening and expansion of practical cooperation between Ukraine and the EU in all trunk areas - economic and trade; Sports and culture; Foreign policy and security; In the field of justice and internal affairs. According to the Program of Ukraine's Integration into the European Union, such cooperation should facilitate the implementation of systemic reforms in the country, as well as the provision of favorable conditions for Ukraine in the context of EU enlargement.

Supporting this course of reforms in European integration, the Organization "EUROPEAN UNIT" will continue to carry out a number of activities to achieve this goal.

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Thursday, 20 July 2017 00:37

Faith and sport treat the souls !

Under this heading the newspaper "Law and duty" highlighted the football matches between players of the Brazilian Football Academy and Ukrainian players, which were organized by the PO "European Unit" and PO "Sports Against Drugs", and with the support of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine and the Football Federation of Ukraine.


During the visit of the Brazilian Football Academy, led by Diogo Rincón, the former Dynamo Kiev player, some games were organized with the aim of establishing closer relations between the Organization and the players who came to visit us.



In particular, it has been carried out the match in Irpen-penal colony №132, and a football match with the Presidential Regiment of the APU.

The meeting was presented by the commander of the presidential regiment, Sergey Klyavin:

"We gladly accepted the invitation to participate in this friendly match. Our team is a member of the Ukrainian championship cup ATO league. With this game, we will make a small contribution to support the servicemen of the Armed Forces of Ukraine. We wish good luck to everybody and let the strongest win !"

The results of the visit were summed up at a press conference in the Ukrainian Football House



At the event The Organization "European Unit" was represented by the Head of committee on the Issues of the International organizations and cooperation in the sphere of youth, culture and sport Iurii Verkhman and his deputy Viacheslav Oksonenko.

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On the occasion of the celebration of the International Children's Day in Ukraine on June 1, 2017 in the Prilutskaya juvenile correctional colony, within events of the all-Ukrainian project "Football - the way to success", a football friendly match was held with the participation of activists of the PO "Sport Against Drugs" and the International PO "European Unit" with pupils of the institution - young men who used drugs in the past, had problems with the law, but overcame drug addiction and shared their life stories with their peers.


The event was supported by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, the Football Federation of Ukraine, the International PO "European Unit", PO "Sport against drugs" (an organization engaged in the prevention of negative phenomena in the youth environment by involving young people in sports and a healthy lifestyle) in cooperation with a number of public organizations, among which PO "All-Ukrainian Center for Legal Aid "Public Defender", PO "Information and Training Center for Public Initiatives", Public Organizations "Sport for All Ukraine" and "Joint victory".


Also the action was supported by the veteran of domestic football the deserved master of sports, Winner of the Cup of the European Cups in 1986, the veteran of the Kiev "Dynamo" - Ivan Yaremchuk and the honored artist of Ukraine, the soloist of boundary service of Ukraine - Maxim Apostolov.

The Organization "European Unit" was represented at the event by the Head of committee on the Issues of the International organizations and cooperation in the sphere of youth, culture and sport Iurii Verkhman and his deputy Viacheslav Oksonenko.

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Thursday, 01 June 2017 10:37

Football is the way to success

The unique project - "Football - the way to success" was launched in Ukraine

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The project involves a visit to a correctional labor colony for minors across the country.

Today our society needs improvement, both at the moral and physical levels. This project is aimed at the most vulnerable segments of our society. The meaning of the idea is the involvement of children who serve their castigation in juvenile correctional labor colonies.

These children have a chance to return to a normal way of life, sports, and particularly football, wich is a tool of this project, can help them to realize their dreams.

The first meeting will be held today, June 1, in Prilutskaya penal colony for minors and will be dedicated to the "International Children's Day".


The project was created by the Organization "Sport Against Drugs" in cooperation with Organisation "European Unit", supported by the Ukrainian Football Federation and the Ministry of Justice.

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Kiev chestnuts

In Kiev, was completed International Football Tournament "Kiev chestnuts"

Six teams took part in the tournament:

  1. SONZ
  2. The Legend
  3. I want to live
  4. Barnabas
  5. MBZ
  6. Team from Palestine

In the finals met a team from Palestine and the team "Legend". The victory in the final game was won by a team from Palestine. The honorable third place was taken by the team "Barnabas".


The tournament is gaining momentum and with every year those who wish to participate in it are becoming more and more. Applications for participation in next year's competitions were submitted by 10 teams from the near abroad and Europe.

Mohammed Kasem Al AsaadHonorary guests of the tournament were:
Ambassador of Palestine in Ukraine Dr. Mohammed Kasem Al-Asaad.
Veteran Dynamo Kiev Ivan Yaremchuk, Alexander Sokolinsky.
Other public organizations and fans.

Special thanks to the Embassy of Palestine and the Ambassador personally, to participate in the organization of the tournament and awarding teams.

Also, the delegation from Palestine thanked the Organization "Sport Against Drugs" represented by Iurii Verkhman, for the invitation and participation in the International Tournament.

Other organizers of the event were also awarded diplomas and gratitudes


The Organization "European Unit" was represented by:

Head of the Organization Yuliia Varchyk, Head of committee on the Issues of the International organizations and cooperation in the sphere of youth, culture and sport Iurii Verkhman and his deputy Viacheslav Oksonenko, Head of the Committee of Experts in Ukraine Maksym Zapeka, Head of committee on Development of Energy and ECO projects Oksana Nikolaieva.

The tournament, which took place from 17 to 20 April in the park recreation area Hydropark, was established by the "Sport Against Drugs" and the Organization "European Unit".

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Traditionally, on the eve of New Year holidays in Kiev hosted the prestigious children's football tournament "Christmas stars"

cft 17 1The Organization "European Unit", as in the past was one of the organizers of the prestigious children's tournament, held in December 2017 in the Ukrainian capital.

Organization "European Unit" was represented by Head of committee on the Issues of the International organizations and cooperation in the sphere of youth, culture and sport Iurii Verkhman and his deputy Viacheslav Oksonenko.

The company "Gazda", also represented by - Viacheslav Oksonenko, which is the commercial director of the company and took an active part in carrying out the tournament.

The tournament was attended by four children's football teams of Kiev. During the tournament all the teams showed great game and professionalism, despite their age.

The victory was gained young athletes of FC "Chaika" Vyshgorod.

All teams were awarded with diplomas, medals, cups, prizes and gifts.

Congratulations to the winners of tournament the team "Chaika", we wish all of you success and new victories !!!

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The Organization "European Unit" helps to ensure that children grow up healthy, motivated and generates since childhood among the younger generation a correct view of a healthy lifestyle.

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Conference on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Organization "Sport against drugs"

At the end of the year, within the framework of the solemn event was hosted the awards ceremony of the teams, players, coaches, community leaders, as well as a festive concert and banquet.

The conference was attended by representatives of the Ukrainian Football Federation, Football Federation of Kyiv, the Penitentiary Service of Ukraine, Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine, the UN Global Compact, the Public Council under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Veterans of Dynamo Kiev, the Institutes of Public Relations and other organizations.


Organization "European Unit" jointly with the "Sport against drugs" - based football clubs, "Freedom", "Maximus", "Andreevskiy" which are participate in competitions of the championship in Kiev. Created League "Football against drugs".

Today, the League has 20 teams of centers of rehabilitation and re-socialization. During the years of activity in the events organized by the League involved more than 3,000 people.

The organization "European Unit" jointly with the Organization "Sport against drugs" regularly organize matches in places of detention. Meetings are held between the serving sentences and members of social organizations. For 10 years, 200 matches were held.

Opened a rehabilitation center for alcoholics and drug dependent patients, where the patients undergoing a rehabilitation program, becoming full citizens of society.


Organization "Sport against drugs" was awarded by honorary award of the Ministry of Ukraine for Family, Youth and Sports "for public activities", gratitude of Football Federation of Ukraine "For Merits", thanked of the Penitentiary Service of Ukraine "For special contribution to the construction of the criminal-executive service of Ukraine".

Among many awards, handed in this festive evening, four were awarded both the Organization "European Unit" and its members.

Awards were presented by the President of the Football Federation of Kyiv, Igor Kochetov.


  1. The team of the Organization "European Unit" in the person of the Head of Organization Iuliia Varchyk, was awarded the Certificate of honor from the Football Federation of Ukraine, for their help in the creation of motion - "Football for life without drugs and crime".
  2. Vice President of the Football Federation of Ukraine Vadim Kostyuchenko, gave thanks to the Organization and personally to Iurii Verkhman, on the occasion of 10 years anniversary and activities.
  3. Viacheslav Oksonenko and Aleksandr Katsman awarded the Medal of Merit of the 3rd degree of the Football Federation of Kiev.
As before "European Unit", actively establish and take part in various social projects under the aegis of the Organization based sports movement - We all have wings, but a few of us knows how to use them...
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Tuesday, 29 November 2016 11:18

International tournament "Legends Cup 2016"

Chicago (USA), November 26-27, passed the international tournament "Legends Cup 2016"


The competition was attended by eight teams from the United States and Ukraine. Besides national team of veterans Ukraine was represented by Odessa "Chernomorets". Other teams from various US cities - "Dynamo" (Los Angeles), "Karpaty" (Connecticut), "Chicago Connection", "Chicago United", veterans of the Polish and veterans of the Bulgarian Football.

Lcup 2016

It is interesting to note that the tournament was a real celebration of Ukrainian football on American soil. As a part of all teams were Ukrainian players, except the last two.

Into the national team of Ukraine on "Legends Cup" became stars of Ukrainian football of recent decades: Miron Markevich, Viktor Moroz, Edward Tsihmeystruk, Ivan Yaremchuk, Sergei Nagornyak, Vladimir Jezierski, Vitaly Kosovskiy, Andrey Donets, Vitaliy Reva, Andrei Oksimets, Sergei Bezhenar, Alexander Prizetko, Vitaly Samoilov, Dmitry Pinchuk, Vyacheslav Svidersky. Coaches Anatoly Demyanenko, Vladimir Lozinski.

At the end of the tournament the first place took the team of veterans of Ukrainian football, the second place was taken by "Chicago Connection", and the third went to "Chicago United".

On the international tournament Organization "European Unit" was represented by Head of committee for PR in USA Aleksandr Katsman

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logoUnder aegis of the Organization "European Unit", in Zakarpattya region, in the urban village named after V.Bychkov finished The International Children's Football Tournament for the Cup of Honored Master of Sports I.Yaremchuk.

In the tournament participated 8 teams from Hungary, Romania, Odessa region, Fastov, White Church, Kiev. Victory in this tournament, won the team from Hungary.

One of the organizers of the tournament was the NGO "Sport against drugs". This tournament was held for the 5th time and has become a tradition, in anticipation of which are not only local residents, but also all the young people in the area.

The organizers of the event expressed gratitude to all friends and partners for their assistance in this tournament.



As part of the International Tournament was held and a football match between the local team and the veterans of Ukrainian football.

The Organization was represented by Head of the Committee on International organizations and cooperation in the field of youth, culture and sports, Iurii Verkhman.


The tournament, which took place in the urban village. V.Bychkov was timed to coincide with the 643rd anniversary of the founding of the village. In this connection it was also held chess tournament among children and youths.

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