Ceres Negros FC Youth braces for Singa Cup
CERES Negros FC Youth will see action in Singapore’s premier international youth football tournament titled 2018 Singa Cup slated November 3 to 9.
“We are glad to announce that we will be sending our U8, U12, and U18 teams to Singa Cup this year,” reads the team announcement on its official Facebook page.
The youth academy of backtoback Philippines Football League champion Ceres Negros FC will join the 7- a- side Under- 8 age group contest that will be held on November 3 and 4.
The Negrense club is also eyeing to join the 11- a- side Under12 division on November 5 to 8 and the 11- a- side Under- 18 category on November 7 to 9.
Organized by Dynamique Konzepts, the Singa Cup aims to showcase talents from Asia and develop camaraderie among the participants.
The maiden edition was launched in 2011 with 12 squads from the Philippines, Australia, India and Singapore. The 2017 Singa Cup featured 60 schools and football academies from seven countries.
Last year, the Philippines sent eight clubs to the tourney, namely Ateneo De Manila University, Great Oak Manor, Ilonggo Young Booters Football Club, JPV Malaya Football Academy, Miriam College High School, RC Tanauan Labuyo Football Academy and Rovers Football Club Davao.