MLS academy teams take Manchester City Cup titles

Atlanta United’s U-14s and LAFC U-12s won their respective age groups at the 2019 Nexen Manchester City Cup in San Diego.

Atlanta United won the U-14 Super Group, beating Mexico's Monterrey, 3-2, in the final. The 24-team competition featured teams from England (Man City) and Australia (Man City sister club Melbourne City) and Mexico (Monterrey, Tijuana, UNAM, Club America and Guadalajara).

LAFC won its six games by a margin of 30-1, taking the title with a 3-0 win over Total Futbol Academy in an all-Los Angeles final.

8 comments about "MLS academy teams take Manchester City Cup titles".
  1. Wallace Wade, May 29, 2019 at 8:53 a.m.

    The failure to mention the non MLS Clubs that won has me asking questions. I’m not sure why however, because I already know the answer.

  2. don Lamb replied, May 29, 2019 at 5:16 p.m.

    Which non-MLS team won, and which age group was it?

  3. Eric Jensen, May 29, 2019 at 7:16 p.m.

    TFA won the u13/06 age group by an aggregated 20-4 margin. The MLS clubs that competed in but did not win this age group included Real Salt Lake, New York City FC, Seattle Sounders, Sporting KC, and LA Galaxy

  4. Eric Jensen replied, May 29, 2019 at 7:18 p.m.

    and LAFc as well.

  5. Wallace Wade, May 29, 2019 at 7:59 p.m.

    Crossfire Premier won U16 boys, Total Futbol Academy won the other Division. The point is it makes you wonder if there is an agenda behind this spotty reporting. 

  6. Larry Chen, May 30, 2019 at 2:07 p.m.

    Is there any disclosures being made or should there be  ? Good catch for the poster who called out the legend in Paul Kennedy Lol:-)

  7. Paul Berry, May 30, 2019 at 5:31 p.m.

    Total Football Academy results:

    2011 PRE I - CHAMPION
    2010 PRE II - CHAMPION
    2009 PRE II - CHAMPION
    2007 DA - FINALIST
    2006 DA - CHAMPION

  8. Bob Ashpole, June 2, 2019 at 3:33 p.m.

    Smells like a story there to me. At least an interview.

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