SilverLakes Is Proud To Announce The 1st Annual International SilverLakes Cup 2018!

Consisting of 8 top U-19 Youth Club teams from three different countries. ( GER / MEX / USA )

This week long tournament experience brings World-Class competition to Southern California, providing a chance to watch future soccer stars in action up close and personal!

Top Under-19 men’s soccer teams from Germany, Mexico and the United States will converge on Southern California this summer for the inaugural International SilverLakes Cup. Up-and-coming stars from Bundesliga (Germany) clubs Borussia Dortmund, Hertha BSC Berlin and VFB Stuttgart of Germany will face their aspiring counterparts from Liga MX (Mexico) clubs Club Atlas and Club Tijuana and Major League Soccer clubs (United States) LA GalaxyReal Salt Lake  and Real SO CAL  USSDA.

The tournament will run from July 25-29, with all games being played on the pristine fields of the 132-acre SilverLakes Sports Complex in Norco, California. The complex features 24 fullsize soccer fields as well as a host of amenities and comforts for players, families and fans alike, including a state-of-the-art restaurant and bar with a beautiful outdoor banquet and entertainment venue.

The eight participating teams will be divided into two groups of four teams each. The teams will then play four matches with three group stage contests being held on July 25, 26 and 28 before placement matches are played on July 29, culminating with the two group winners facing off for the title of International SilverLakes Cup 2018 champions. All matches will be played on the stadium field and admission is FREE. All teams are scheduled to train at SilverLakes, July 24 at 2:30 p.m.

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The tournament schedule is constructed to give teams the opportunity to compete, as well as socialize and enjoy Southern California, creating a truly memorable experience for all the players. From postmatch barbeques and entertainment, to beach front banquets, the International SilverLakes Cup will ensure that everyone will have a lifetime of stories to tell about the week. Additionally, players from all eight teams will reside on the campus of the nearby University of California – Irvine. There, staff and players will have access to campus facilities and meals alongside their fellow players.


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Official Tournament Schedule

Wednesday, July 25

9 am (PT)
Group A: Hertha BSC Berlin vs Los Angeles Galaxy (0-0)

930 am (PT)
Group B: Real Salt Lake vs VfB Stuttgart (0-0)

11 am (PT)
Group A: Club Atlas vs Real So Cal (4-1)

1130 am (PT)
Group B: Borussia Dortmund vs Club Tijuana (2-0)

Thursday, July 26

9 am (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
​Group B: Real Salt Lake vs Borussia Dortmund (1-4)

930 am (PT) – Field 12
Group A: Club Atlas vs Hertha BSC Berlin (2-2)

11 am (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
​Group A: Club Tijuana vs VfB Stuttgart (2-1)

1130 am (PT) – Field 12
Group B: Real So Cal vs Los Angeles Galaxy (1-1)

Saturday, July 28

9 am (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
​Group A: Los Angeles Galaxy vs Club Atlas (2-0)

11 am (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
Group B: VfB Stuttgart vs Borussia Dortmund (0-0)

1 pm (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
​Group A: Hertha BSC Berlin vs Real So Cal (6-1)

3 pm (PT) – Field 16 Stadium
​Group B: Club Tijuana vs Real Salt Lake (0-0)

Sunday, July 29

9 am ​(PT) – Field 16 Stadium
3rd and 4th Place: ​Los Angeles Galaxy vs Club Tijuana (2-2) LAG WINS in Penalty Kicks

11 am ​(PT) – Field 16 Stadium
*FINAL * Hertha BCS Berlin vs Borussia Dortmund (3-1)

1 pm ​(PT) – Field 16 Stadium
5th and 6th Place: ​Club Atlas vs VfB Stuttgart (2-1)

3 pm ​(PT) – Field 16 Stadium
7th and 8th Place: ​Real So Cal vs Real Salt Lake (1-6)