Tokyo U-14 Tournament Update

May 3rd, 2016

The Under 14 Emerging Jets boys completed Match 1 on Sunday May 1st at Tokyo’s Komazawa Olympic General Sports Ground, with the boys putting in a strong performance against defending Tournament Champions Cairo.

Despite going down 1-0 the boys worked hard against a very physically strong Egyptian team.

The boys then went onto two matches yesterday, Monday May 2nd, first against Tokyo Verdy and the last against Ibaraki.

However being put against two difficult Japanese opponents, the boys went down 1-0 to Tokyo Verdy and down 3-0 against Ibaraki. However there were plenty positives that were drawn out of both performances as the boys held strong.

With the first round of matches now complete, the boys finished in 4th place of Group D. Their next match was Fukushima on Tuesday May 3, they achieved a fantastic result winning 1-0 with a late Matthew Burton goal sealing the victory.

Tuesdays win meant they faced Iwate on Wednesday May 4 to play off for 13th & 14th. In difficult conditions the boys went down 3-0 but again put in a solid performance.

Overall the boys will agree the Tour and Tournament were a memorable experience and one they won’t forget!

Related Topics:
Emerging Jets High Performance

NewsMore >

  More News  

Northern NSW Football announce new coaches for Talent Support Program
Northern NSW Football is delighted to announce two new coaches for its Talent… [more]
How clubs can protect themselves online
Clubs across northern NSW could potentially be affected by a High Court ruling… [more]
A guide to holding your club’s AGM during the pandemic
With many clubs preparing to bring their 2021 season to a close with their… [more]

  Around the Clubs  

A guide to holding your club’s AGM during the pandemic
With many clubs preparing to bring their 2021 season to a close with their… [more]
2021 Champion of Champions tournament cancelled
Northern NSW Football is disappointed to announce that the 2021 Champion of… [more]
Kootingal & District FC named Club of the Month as part of July Newcastle Permanent Community Recognition Awards
Northern NSW Football is pleased to announce Kootingal & District FC from… [more]

  Classifieds    

Community Football

Newcastle Permanent Community Shield

Sponsors