Top U-14s headed to Man United Tourney
[DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY] The top U-13/14 team from that age group's inaugural 2013-14 U.S. Soccer Development Academy season will be rewarded with a trip to the 2014
Manchester United Premier Cup World Finals.
"Our U.S. Soccer Technical Advisors will make a holistic evaluation to determine the top club based on Academy criteria and ratings we have
compiled," said U.S. Soccer Development Academy Director of Scouting Tony Lepore. "We think this is a great way to reward a competitive Academy club that is playing the game the right
The 2014 Manchester United Cup in August will consist of 20 clubs divided among four five-team groups. The top two teams in each group advance to the quarterfinal stage. The final
of the 2013 edition was played at Old Trafford.
Past U.S teams that have participated include the Dallas Texans, Vardar SC and Crossfire Premier. International clubs have included
Barcelona, Ajax, Arsenal, Real Madrid, Corinthians, Club America and Manchester United.
Playes who have appeared at the tourney Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez, Lionel Messi, Gerard
Pique, Andres Iniesta, Xavi, Fernando Torres, Jack Wilshere and Robinho.
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