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2016/7/26/ | Singapore

Epson Singapore Launches 7-a-side Football Tournament for Youngsters

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Toshimitsu Tanaka, Managing Director of Epson Singapore (2nd from left) making the official announcement of Epson Singapore Cup 2016 along with Jeremy Chan, Chairman of SINAD Sports (3rd from left)

On 21st July 2016, Epson Singapore made the official announcement of 7-a-side football tournament ‘Epson Singapore Cup 2016’ for youngsters. The tournament will be jointly organized by Epson Singapore and Sports management company SINAD Sports Pte Ltd.

Epson Singapore Cup 2016 tournament will have teams competing in U15 and U17 categories. The preliminary matches will be held on 3rd and 4th September and the final match will be held on 10th September. All the matches will be held at SAFRA Tampines. The U15 category  winner team will be awarded with a 2 days training with the Valencia CF Football School in Singapore while the U17 category winner team will be awarded  a 5 days training camp with the Matsumoto Yamaga FC from J2 League.

As Epson Singapore is the main sponsor for Geylang International FC (GIFC) of S.League, the players and coach of GIFC are planning to go to watch the tournament and support the participating teams by giving them advise from time to time.

Toshimitsu Tanaka, managing director of Epson Singapore said, “Nurturing the youth of Singapore is a very important part of our CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) focus in Singapore and the surrounding region and Epson Singapore Cup rightly represents our ongoing involvement and commitment towards the development of the youth.”

Only Singaporean citizens and PRs can participate in this tournament. The registration form for the tournament can be downloaded from the official website of the tournament. The participation fee is 350 S$ per team for U15 category and 500 S$ per team for U17 category. Deadline to submit the entries is 31st August 2016.

Epson Singapore Cup 2016 Official Website

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