It will be a great honor for us to take part to the New Year’s Golden Cup – Youth Soccer Tournament, which will be held in Thessaloniki (Greece), from Friday 3 January to Sunday 5 of 2020, at the Athletic Center Planet FC. This event is about football academies and concerns young boys and girls. Boys (2006 to 2011) and Girls (2007 to 2012)
The 15th Golden Cup edition is under the aegis of Macedonia’s Football Clubs Association, the Thessaloniki’s Soccer Coaches Association, the Central Metropolitan Macedonia’s Region, the Municipality of Thessaloniki and other important operational structures.
The tournament also holds various social activities. Our mission is to serve respected clubs whose teams, to develop their players, need a higher level of competition than is available to them locally. The tournament is organized by OASPE (ΟΑΣΠΕ), a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of youth soccer in Greece. The main goal of this competition is to transfer and consolidate the values and principles of sport, as well as to improve the athletic abilities of young footballers.
The primary aim of the tournament is the involvement of young athletes in the entertainment offered by sports, as well as highlighting fair play, promoting friendship, developing relationships and exchanging of experience between coaches and managers. It is also a matter of showing off Thessaloniki as an excellent tourist and sports destination.
However, the Golden Cup Tournament will offer your team(s) the perfect opportunity to prepare for the spring season by playing against other teams of similar ability, so every game will be competitive, fun and challenging.
*Space is limited. Be sure to sign-up early!*