The U-17s won the CICUP 2021 Caribbean International Cup, which was held at the Estadio Moderno Julio Torres, in Barranquilla.
And Rojiblanco’s team triumphed in the definition from the white point of the penalty kick (5-4) of the big final of the tournament against Alianza Deportiva, after a goalless draw in the match.
For its part, Pumas de México screamed in the Don 19 category champion in this competition. “Universitarios” beat the local team precisely 1-0 in the final commitment.
“CICUP has been an unforgettable experience for everyone. We achieved the goal of highlighting the talents of many young people from our city and country. They had the opportunity to be observed by international observers who saw unique circumstances in them and, with confidence, we will hear from them,” said Carlos Mauricio Castro. Soon they went to important clubs in the world to realize their dreams.” Tournament Executive Director.
He added, “Representatives of Mexican clubs were fascinated by Colombian talents and young people were chosen to showcase Mexican football. 264 boys were seen and 25 young talents were realized among the clubs that participated in the 2021 FIFA World Cup.”
Tournament winners receive a certificate that makes them eligible to participate in CICUP 2022 in Florida, United States, with food, housing, and transportation provided. In addition, they received sports awards.