A new promotional video has arrived just days before the U12 İzmir Cup Tournament, which we started as Altınordu Football Club in 2013 but could not hold for three years due to the pandemic. A video has been published in which Kuşadası is among the places where the little players who will participate in the tournament can spend their free time. Our players participating in the tournament will be able to spend a pleasant time by visiting İzmir and the nearby historical and touristic places of İzmir.
THE NUMBER OF PARTICIPATING TEAMS IS INCREASING
On the other hand, the teams that will participate in the U12 İzmir Cup, which will start on April 6, 2023, have begun to be determined. Until now, Juventus, Porto, Leicester City, Benfica and PSV Eindhoven have informed our club with an official letter that they will participate in the U12 İzmir Cup.
HISTORY OF U12 İZMİR CUP
The International U12 İzmir Cup could not be held for the last three years due to the pandemic. In the tournament that started with 8 participating teams in 2013, 72 teams came together in İzmir in 2019. 8 teams in 2013, 12 teams in 2014, 48 teams in 2015, 2016 and 2017, 56 teams in 2018 and 72 teams in 2019 participated in this organization. The champion of the tournament, organized with the motto "The World Gathers at İzmir", was Manchester City, which against PSV on penalties in the final.
WHO HAS ATTENDED SO FAR?
At International İzmir U12 Cup so far 292 different teams participated; these teams are AC Milan, Ajax, Anderlecht, Athletic Bilbao, AZ Alkmaar, Benfica, Celtic, Chelsea, Hamburg, Lazio, Leicester City, Manchester City, O. Marseille, Paris Saint-Germain, Porto, PSV, Rangers FC, Valencia, SV Werder Bremen, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Twente, Zenit, Parma.