Unleashing the Future Today
Singa Cup is an international youth football tournament organized by Dynamique Konzepts Pte Ltd and Joji.
The inaugural edition debuted from 07th-11th November 2011 in Singapore. This tournament is penciled in as an annual event on our sporting calendar.
Football is a team sport which is played and watched by millions globally. It has the ability to transcend race, language and culture; to create bonds among people and communities; to bind and unify differences; and displays the passion of human in its utmost purest form. These outstanding qualities has evolved Football into the Number 1 Sport today.
“…to create bonds among people and communities; to bind and unify differences”
The SingaCup seeks to showcase exciting raw gems from Asia and abroad. In this tournament, the youths have the chance to test themselves in a competitive environment, impress the spectators and earn the opportunity for a trial with a prestigious football club in Europe. This is just the beginning of their football journey…
SingaCup, the Singapore International Youth Cup which made its debut in 2011 is excited to unleash the future today as it showcases exciting raw gems from Asia and abroad!
The inaugural edition in 2011 saw 12 teams representing Philippines, Australia, India and Singapore tested themselves in a competitive environment within 5 days. Australia was the biggest winner in that edition as their Northern Territory Football Institute and Football West Regional U-14 lifted the first ever SingaCup Boys U-18 and Boys U-14 Championship trophies respectively.
Billy Kathopoulis bagged the Golden Boot Award while his compatriot Adam Hodor brought home the Most Valuable Player (MVP) Award for the U-18 category. Football West Regional U-14’s Jordan Kelly secured the Golden Boot Award while Singapore representative, Fandi Ahmad Academy’s Ikhsan Fandi was awarded the MVP Award in the U-14 category.
As the tournament grew, the number of participating teams increased to 28 in year 2012 with new teams joining in from Indonesia and Thailand. Not only did the number of teams increased, new categories were introduced to provide more enjoyable playing opportunities for the youngsters!
Indonesia’s Javan Hawk Academy was crowned the Boys U-12 Champion. The nation also bagged the Golden Boot Award with Ramadhani Syah Putra scoring an amazing 14 goals and Satrio Mahardika Kamaru awarded the MVP Award. Another Indonesian team, SS Bontang also came up tops in this second edition having bagged the Boys U-14 Championship Golden Boot Award with Beni Oktavianto’s score of 15 goals and Muhammad Faisal presented with the MVP award.
Australia’s domination did not end just yet as Football West Australia took home the Girls U-18 Championship trophy while Singapore’s JSSL Arsenal Soccer Schools came in second. Siobhan Longmore
from Football West Australia took both the Golden Boot Award with an impressive 9 goals as well as the MVP Award, much to the crowds’ delight!
This year, SingaCup 2013 creates history by providing a professional playing platform for more than 40 teams to battle out in enjoyment! Will the Australians continue their domination in the SingaCup or will the Indonesian, Philippines, Indian, Thai teams or even our local Singapore team give them a run for their money in the tournament this year? Results will be unveiled at SingaCup 2013!