Ankaragücü, one of the Spor Toto Super League teams, became the 36th team to confirm participation in the International U12 Izmir Cup, which we have been organizing as a club since 2013.
Juventus, Porto, Leicester City, Benfica, Galatasaray, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Fenerbahçe, Zenit, Beşiktaş, Olympic Marseille, FC Schalke 04, Club Brugge and Eintracht Frankfurt, Valencia, Altay, Celta De Vigo, Göztepe, AZ Alkmaar, Paris Saint-Germain, Following Bayern Munich, Manchester City, Ajax, Karsiyaka, Hamburger SV, Trabzonspor, Aspire Academy, Basaksehir, Hammarby, Bursaspor, Athletic Bilbao, Sivasspor, TS Galaxy FC and Konyaspor, Super League team Ankaragücü also informed our club with an official letter that they will participate.
U12 IZMIR CUP COULD NOT HOLD IT FOR THREE YEARS
The International U12 Izmir Cup could not be held for the last three years due to the pandemic. The tournament started in 2013 with eight participating teams, most recently, 72 teams came together in Izmir in 2019. Eight teams in 2013, 12 teams in 2014, 48 teams each in 2015, 2016, and 2017, 56 teams in 2018, and 72 teams in 2019 participated in this organization. The last champion of the tournament, organized with the motto "The World Meets in Izmir," was Manchester City, who defeated PSV on penalties in the final.
WHO HAS PARTICIPATED SO FAR?
To date, 292 different teams, such as 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 have participated in the International U12 Izmir Cup.
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