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CLUB BRUGGE WINS ROTTERDAM FOOTBALL CUP

CLUB BRUGGE WINS ROTTERDAM FOOTBALL CUP

The Rotterdam Football Cup U15 2017 was won by Club Brugge. They beat FC Nordsjaelland (Denmark) in the final by penalties. The club from Belgium also brought the best goalkeeper (Darko van Rie) and the best defender (Yannis van Rumst) to the tournament. Chelsea finished 3rd after defeating Feyenoord. Feyenoord (4th place) was the highest ranking Dutch club as well as the highest ranking club from the city of Rotterdam.

Ranking 2017:
1. Club Brugge (Belgium)
2. FC Nordsjaelland (Denmark)
3. Chelsea FC (England)
4. Feyenoord Rotterdam (the Netherlands)
5. Bayer 04 Leverkusen (Germany)
6. Stabaek Fotball (Norway)
7. West Ham United (England)
8. Brondby IF (Denmark)
9. Irish Football Association (Northern Ireland)
10. Sparta Rotterdam (the Netherlands)
11. PSV Eindhoven (the Netherlands)
12. Vancouver Whitecaps (Canada)
13. 1. FC Tatran Presov (Slovakia)
14. FC Honka Espoo (Finland)
15. Excelsior Rotterdam (the Netherlands)
16. Next Gen USA (USA)

With 16 teams from 11 different countries, we saw some high level football action during the Easter weekend:

* 14 goals scored in group A
* 8 goals scored in gropu B
* 14 goals scored in group C
* 11 goals scored in group D
* 48 goals scored in the finals
* 95 goals scored in total
* 35 yellow cards
* 3 red cards

This elite youth tournament was organized by AcademyTrips.com & SBV Excelsior Rotterdam.

Check out the tournament website for more information. Would you like to participate in the #RotterdamFootballCup 2018? Shoot us a message!

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