Nike To Host S 5v5 Futsal Tournament Final in Los Angeles

by laliveinsider on Fri., Jul 09 at 12:01 AM

Live Performance by the New Boyz, Exhibition Celebrity Game and Mexico vs LA U19 Boys Championship Game

WHAT: While the world's champion is crowned in South Africa this Sunday, The Nike City Cup LA champions will be crowned on Saturday as the final 16 teams (4 in each age division) battle it out.

The Nike Cup is a grassroots tournament celebrating the game through the energy and creativity of local Soccer teens and artists in 23 cities globally. The 5v5 Futsal (freestyle soccer) Tournament consisted of small-sided teams from around the world that competed locally in their own city for the chance to be crowned City Champions.

The Tournament was free of charge and open to boys and girls in both U16 and U19 divisions (between 14 and 19 years old); all fans had to do was create their own team and attend the qualifying tournaments.

WHO:
The New Boyz
Celebrity Exhibition Game
Nike Cup Finalist Teams
Some Celebrities in Attendance: Melanie Brown and Kendra Wilkinson.

WHEN:
Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 6pm

WHERE:
Nokia Plaza @ LA Live
800 W Olympic Blvd Los Angeles, CA           
Parking in East Lot (1 block West of Figueroa on Olympic)                  

VISUALS:

  • Celebrity Exhibition Game: Gipsy FC vs The Final Third
  • New Boyz Performance
  • Mexico vs USA U19 Championship Game

MEDIA CONTACTS

Jacie Prieto, Nike
(310) 736-3716
office (310) 804-5115
cell, [email protected]

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