Youth teams at under-9, under-11, under-13 and under-15 level, the Oman International Youth Cup is the largest international youth football tournament in the region. Teams from across Oman will have the opportunity to test themselves against their peers, learn from the coaches and help to progress the sport in Oman.
Local qualifying will take place in September 2018. Teams should contact the organisers to register for free.
The finals for each age group of the tournament will take place on from 22 November to 24 November.
Teams will play in pools of four teams, which will give each team a minimum of 3 games. The top teams from each group will then advance to the knock-out stages, with the eventual winner coming from this knock-out stage.
Professional referees will be supplied for every game and the normal rules of football, as per FIFA, will be applied.
The tournament will be played across four age groups:
– Under 9 – 8-a-side format (squad size 15 players)
– Under 11 – 9-a-side format (squad size 16 players)
– Under 13 and Under 15 – 11-a-side format (squad size 18 players)
Nov 22 To Nov 24
The Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex