FCB Youth Cup 2015 gets underway
The fourth edition of the FC Bayern Youth Cup has started with a first training session at the Sportschool Oberhaching. After lunch all players went to the training ground of FC Bayern Munich at Säbener Straße and trained with youth coaches of the German national champion.
Six teams from all over the world (Germany, Austria, USA, Japan, China, Thailand) are competing for this year's title. The final will take place on Sunday in the Allianz Arena. Bayern's brand ambassador Paul Breitner has scouted the young players during the last few months and will be present at the final tournament.
Football and culture
Besides having training sessions with the FC Bayern Munich Coaching Staff there is a lot more going on for the young players to experience in this once in a lifetime opportunity. In the morning the teams will train at Säbener Straße and then go on to watch the first team's practice before their last Bundesliga match against Mainz 05 on Saturday.
In the afternoon there will be a sightseeing tour to visit some of the most famous places in Munich. On Sunday the teams will compete for the FC Bayern Youth Cup title on the hallowed turf of the Allianz Arena. The winning team will receive the championship trophy right after the tournament is over.
Thank you to the partners of FC Bayern Munich who made the FC Bayern Youth Cup a reality. The partners are: Bundesliga (DFL), Yingli Solar, SAP, HypoVereinsbank and Bank Austria.