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Stars in the making
Excited youth football players are presently preparing themselves for one of the most important events in their lives so far, the XVIII International BlueBBVA Alevín Tournament.

26.12.2013 - The tournament takes place in Arona, South Tenerife and is the chance for some of the sport's future stars to showcase their capabilities.  Under 12s teams from some of the very best clubs worldwide are invited to take part in the competition, which this year will take place between December 27 and 29.

Twelve teams of seven players will battle it out, in three different groupings.  Section A consists of Real Madrid, Granada, Espanyol and Chelsea FC; Grupo B: Atlético de Madrid, Valencia, Borussia Dortmund and PSG; Grupo C: Barcelona, Seville, Real Sociedad and Juventus.

The much anticipated event is to be televised on three channels, including Canal+.  Martínez Roig, Contents Director of Canal+, waxed lyrical at the presentation of the event, "This tournament is sacred for us and the dates offer the perfect opportunity for relaxation and really getting involved.  We have three days of watching talented young players, some of whom we will see in later years in World Finals." 

The event is sponsored by the Larguero Foundation and takes place in the Antonio Domínguez stadium in Las Américas.


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