More than a hundred matches will be played in the XIV edition of BenidormCup2019
This morning the XIV edition of the international football tournament 'Benidorm Cup' has been presented. The Councilor for Sports, Arturo Cabrillo and the head of the organization, Fernando Brotons, have anticipated how this new edition will begin tomorrow, Thursday, April 18, and will continue until Sunday, May 21 at the municipal sports facilities of Benidorm Antonio López and the Sports City Camilo Cano de La Nucia. The competition will start on Friday, April 19 at 9.00.
Arturo Cabrillo has highlighted that 48 teams will participate, "850 players divided between the different categories". In total more than a hundred meetings will be played in the two and a half days that the event lasts. The mayor of Sports estimated that the tournament "will provide a total of 4,500 overnight stays, between direct and indirect" assuming "a bet more for sports tourism" for the city of Benidorm and La Nucía.
For his part, Fernando Brotons has highlighted "the importance of the participation of foreign teams" as in this edition in which a team from Puerto Rico will participate for the first time, and he recalled that one more year "interested people will be able to download the free official app 'Benidorm Cup' from Android and Apple. "With this 'app' the results will be accessed in real time, participants and teams will be able to download their photographs and their diplomas, finally, Brotons wanted to highlight that" For the first time there will be a party on Saturday afternoon in the Antonio López fields with the presentation of medals to all the participants, with performances, the coaches' match, and many more activities. "