The administration of Homiel region, Belarus, received an official letter of thanks from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Republic of Belarus Bruce Bucknell.
The Ambassador thanks the town authorities for the great organization of the FC Homiel vs FC Liverpool football match.
FC Homiel, Belarus, lost to FC Liverpool, England, 0:1 in the Europa League third qualifying round first leg match on August 2. However, all football experts agreed that Gomel played exceptionally well that night. Bruce Bucknell also attended the match at the Centralny stadium in Gomel. “I enjoyed the match thoroughly,” the Ambassador said.