I get this info from AC Milan’s website, seems like there will be a tournament in malaysia, and the participants is big clubs in europe, although they are only the young team. But i think it’s still a good idea isn’t it? Well, here is the full news anyway.
MILAN – The Youth Sector of Milan is proud and honoured, just like the entire club. The greatest world youth tournament for clubs will take place in August and Milan will be there. We’re talking about the “Champions Youth Cup – Malaysia 2007“. It is a great tournament which is born under the official consecration, under the sponsorship of the “G 14“, reserved to the players under 19.
12 out of 14 clubs Youth clubs from the organization will take part and a lot of attention and energy will be devoted to it. Milan, with Filippo Galli on the bench, will play one of the two opening matches aganst Flamengo. The other match, on the 8th of August at 18:45 (local time), will be between Malaysia Under 19 and Bayern Munich.
To prepare for a sort of summer “Champions League” for Youth teams, the games will be played in five cities, including Kuala Lumpur, where all the direct elimination matches will be played following the four groups stage of the first round. The second Rossoneri’s squad will gather at Milanello on the 21st of July and will observe the training camp of the start of the season in the same period of the first team, the European Champions.
The departure towards Malaysia is in program on the3rd of August, whereas Sebastiano Rossi, one of the elements of the technical staff of the Primavera squad, will remain at Milanello to work with the lads who are not Under 19, amongst which Willy Aubameyang (1987). The other teams of the Youth Sector of Milan will gather around the 17th of august, at the sports centre ‘Vismara’ of Milan. Then some formations will go to work in an important sports centre of Vittorio Veneto, the other group will then reach the mountain training camp of Cles, in Val di Non.