The Bundesliga and Liga MX Club bringing 5 youth team across 4 age divisions
Dallas, Texas – We are delighted to announce that two of Dr Pepper Dallas Cup’s perennial contenders, Liga MX side Tigres UANL and the German Bundesliga’s Eintracht Frankfurt will once again return for Dr Pepper Dallas Cup XXXIV. The two clubs, who faced off in the 2011 Gordon Jago Super Group championship game, combine to bring a total of 5 teams across 4 age divisions for next year’s tournament.
With four months left until Dr Pepper Dallas Cup XXXIV, the Gordon Jago Super Group has already confirmed five first division teams from four countries in three continents: Fulham FC (England), Fluminense (Brazil), Coritiba FC (Brazil), Eintracht Frankfurt (Germany) and Tigres UANL (Mexico).
The November 30th deadline for international application is fast approaching. Dr Pepper Dallas Cup has received interest from teams in countries around the globe including Brazil, Canada, China, Costa Rica, England, Germany, Japan, Mexico, South Africa, Trinidad & Tobago, Demark and Zimbabwe.
About Tigres UANL: Tigres UANL senior team captured the 2011 Mexican Apertura Championship. Starting in 2000, the Monterrey-based club has won nine Dallas Cup Championship across five age divisions including the 2003 Super Group Champion and 2011 Super Group Co-Champions. Tigres Fuerzas Basicas fields 9 youth teams starting at the U11 level. It is a host club of both U.S. and Mexican Youth National Team players. Visit www.tigres.com.mx for the latest news
About Eintracht Frankfurt: Gordon Jago Super Group Co-Champions in 2011, Eintracht Frankfurt has attended Dr Pepper Dallas Cup nine out of the last ten years. Eintracht Frankfurt’s U15 squads have reached the championship game in two of the last three years winning the Championship in 2010. Eintracht Frankfurt is a multi-sports club hosting 16 different sports. The Eintracht Frankfurt basketball was the youth club of Dallas Maverick Dirk Nowitzki. Visit www.eintracht.de for the latest news
Dr Pepper Dallas Cup is considered one of the most prestigious international youth tournaments in the world, celebrating its 34th year in 2013. Dallas Cup contains seven age groups from U13 to U19 level and entertains on average more than 160,000 spectators during the week. Since its inception in 1980, Dallas Cup has played host to teams and referees from over 45 states, 100 countries and 6 continents. Visit www.dallascup.comfor the latest news
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