The team is allowed to participate in the Federation Football Cup of Rostov region, Izvestia.
On September 21 in Novoshakhtinsk the start of "Open Federation Football Cup of Rostov region" takes place, which will include a team from the "Donetsk People's Republic."
The so-called "committee chairman of Public Relations and Media Football Union DPR" Ruslan Cherednikov said: "There is an official document in my hands stating that the Rostov regional public organization "Football Federation" invites the "Donbas Oplot" team (Donetsk ) to participate in the traditional football tournament "Open Federation Football Cup of Rostov region.
"For the first time in "DPR" history, our team officially takes part in such a big tournament in Russia," Cherednikov continued.
"The first game will take place in Novoshakhtinsk, where the eponymous club will host "Donbas Oplot" with our team playing under the "DPR" flag," he added.
The press service of the Football Federation of Rostov region said: "Colleagues from the "DPR" appealed to us to allow them to participate in our tournament and we could not refuse them.
"We gladly accept the "Donbas Oplot" team in our traditional tournament. In this case, we want to note that by doing so we do not violate any rules of UEFA and FIFA as "Open Federation Football Cup of Rostov region" is a regional and not an international tournament," it goes in a statement.
The first game involving team from the" DPR" will be held today, on September 21 .