MONTREAL – The Montreal Impact proceeded on Friday to the drawing of groups for the 2019 International U14 tournament, presented by the Fédération des producteurs d’oeufs du Québec, which will take place from June 27 to 30 at Centre Nutrilait.
All eight teams are divided into two groups consisting of four teams each. Teams will face every other team within their group before proceeding to the next round. The group phase and quarterfinal matches will consist of two twenty-minute halves, while the semi-finals and final will be played in two thirty-minute halves.
New York City FC
New York Red Bulls
The New York Red Bulls and New York City FC will be competing in the tournament for the very first time, the same going for FS Salaberry, who won the 2019 edition of the U14 qualification tournament, presented by Nutrilait, in May.
The Impact, D.C. United, Chicago Fire, and Bologna FC have participated in every edition since 2016.
Last year, Toronto FC won the third edition of the International U14, beating Bologna FC 1-0 in the tournament final.