Abu Dhabi sweep board in Youth Cup

Dubai: Abu Dhabi Youth League teams won seven out of eight age categories at the bi-annual Youth Champions Cup at the Jebel Ali Centre of Excellence on Saturday.

The tournament, organised by It’s Just Football and PASS Abu Dhabi, brought together the top two teams from each age group of the Abu Dhabi Youth League and faced them off against their Jebel Ali Youth League counterparts.

In total 32 teams took part with 1,500 players in action ranging from 6-16 years old.

Abu Dhabi came out on top with seven wins out of eight age categories.

City FS beat Desert Rangers in the Under-8s, ICS Future Academy came out on top against Soccer Kids Dubai in the Under-9s, PASS Masters overturned City FS in the Under-10s and the Under-11s, and DG Pro beat City FS in the Under-12s.

Elsewhere, Zayed Lions beat GC United in the Under-14s, City FS beat Go Pro in the Under-14s and Abu Dhabi Thistle stopped GC United in the Under-16s.