The Oman Football Association and Coca-Cola Middle East have today announced that Copa Coca-Cola, the annual youth Football Tournament, will take place in May under the management of the Oman Football Association.

The Copa Coca-Cola football tournament is a concept that takes place across the world and is for the age groups 13-15. Oman will be hosting a one off event on May 7th at Seeb Stadium with the OFA events team handling the event on behalf of Coca-Cola.

Teams of six players can enter the tournament and registration is done via the OFA website (www.ofa.om) with registration being available form the first week of April. The winning team will receive an invite to train in front of the Oman Under 14 national  team coach, who has recently returned from a successful trip to Saudi Arabia where the Oman Under 14 team won the Asian festival..

Nic Cartwright, OFA Commercial Director, was happy to see the OFA events team take on another property “Our events team are very busy undertaking a good number of activities across Oman.  The interest has been very good and it is great news that Coca-Cola will be working with on this.  The larger Copa Coca-Cola will take place later this year – this is an extra date in our calendar that we are looking forward to running.”

Tolga Cebe, Marketing Director at Coca-Cola Middle East commented “Copa Coca-Cola is more than a game. It’s an opportunity for teens to be active while playing the sport they love. We have been working with Oman Football Association for the upcoming Copa Coca-Cola football tournament and look forward to an engaging tournament uniting everyone with one common goal - to celebrate football. ”

 Copa Coca-Cola is an international youth football tournament and a global celebration of football passion. It unites more than 1 million teens in over 60 countries around the world, promoting an active lifestyle and encouraging values that are the foundation of life and sportsmanship. It's about team spirit, friendship and respect. Keep your eye on the OFA website (www.ofa.om) for full details of upcoming events.

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