5th year of GENERALI CEE Cup knows its format
Generali CEE Cup, Prague 22nd – 29th July 2015
The anniversary edition of the U19 football tournament gets underway July 22. The participating elite teams have been divided into four groups of three teams.
Brazil’s Fluminense will play in Group A against Slovakian finalist from last year AS Trenčín and Vasas Kubala Academy. Member of British Premier League Swansea City will introduce itself in Group D against Academy Pandev and FC Brasov. Czech fans can look forward to AC Sparta Prague playing in Group B against Australian Olympic FC and Hajduk Split from Croatia. Prague’s rivals from Vršovice SK Slavia Praha will play in Group C against Polish Wisla Krakow and Serbian FK Sarajevo.
Main football grounds of this years GENERALI CEE Cup is the TCM AC Sparta Praha at Strahov, which will host this year’s tournament. As every year matches will be also played at FK Admira Praha. The new stadium hosts normally local team SK Uhelné sklady. Semifinals and the big final will be played at the FK Viktoria Žižkov stadium.
Also this year fans will be able to contribute to UNICEF by purchasing tickets for the Final game, which will be held on 29th July 2015, profit from ticket sales goes to the charity. The tournament is organized under patronage of FIFA and FAČR. This years general partner will be again GENERALI, already for the third time.
Alexander Bellu, deputy mayor of Prague 3, said: „I am extremely pleased that such a large event as GENERALI CEE Cup finals will take place in Prague 3. Looking at the teams which participace I believe I will see a great football show and I am very happy that Prague 3 will be part of an event of this magnitude."
Jiří Cívka, a member of the Foundation Board of GENERALI, said: "The quality and organization of the tournament GENERALI CEE Cup improves each year, this is supported this year's list of teams that will come to Prague from all over the world. Generali CEE Cup fits into our long-term concept of supporting sports projects that help young people realize their potential. Sport is the connection to a healthy lifestyle. This is one of the reasons why we supported the tournament for the third time."
For more information about GENERALI CEE Cup 2015 and its previous years please visit www.ceecup.org
There is still time to register for Heavy Hitters by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The fall edition of the charity softball tournament is Oct. 8 and 9
Service for Věra Čáslavská by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: wikipedia.org)
Gymnast is remembered for her silent protest at the 1968 Olympics
Bohemians 1905 may lose Ďolíček stadium by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: FB Bohemians Praha 1905)
The City and Prague 10 disagree over the purchase of the stadium
Martin Šonka makes final four in Lausitz, Germany by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
Red Bull Air Race had its final event in Europe for 2016
Sparta Prague hockey club has new owner by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: HC Sparta Praha)
Hockey team is looking to move forward and hopes for more fan support
Martin Šonka wins gold and silver at European Aerobatic Championships by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
The Czech pilot took two top awards in Moravská Třebová and is now headed to Lausitzring
Kotlářka Praha to face Draci Brno again in baseball finals by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Martin Salajka www.fotosalajka.com)
Prague team hopes to retain title while Brno seeks its 20th win since 1995
Olympic Games to be shown on the Smíchov waterfront by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV (Foto: Prague.eu)
Czechs will have 105 athletes competing for the gold in the Rio Games
Czech Synot Liga 2016/17 Season Preview by Mark Smith - Prague.TV (Foto: www.sparta.cz)
Football is back in Czech Republic - Synot League 2016 / 2017 kicks off this weekend!
Kotlářka to meet Eagles in baseball semis in Prague by Raymond Johnston - Prague.TV
Prague 6-based Kotlářka has risen fast in the local baseball leagues
Concert Tickets for Prague and Czech Republic
Prague.TV users have a 50% discount on Pivovar Lužinys...
Petra Měchurová Hair Salon right in the historical center...
Fresh new Californian influenced Cuisine made in Prague!
Outdoor Adventure Minigolf
Indoor Playground in Prague 5, Zlicin
Kotlářka Praha - American Baseball
FK Dukla Praha