FC Bayern Agrees A Youth Partnership With SportSG
By Taruka Srivastav | March 25, 2019
FC Bayern has agreed a youth partnership with the Singapore Sports Council (SportSG) in Singapore.
The deal involves the international youth tournament series “FC Bayern Youth Cup” alongside with FC Bayern coaches exchange and education programs.
Jörg Wacker, FC Bayern executive board member for internationalisation and strategy said: “Football is becoming more and more popular in Singapore, and we’re proud to cooperate with SportSG. An extensive exchange of knowledge and our continuous support of the development of youth football in Singapore is the focus of the partnership.”
SportSG CEO Mr Lim Teck Yin said, “More than providing affordable football programmes for children and youth, we pride ourselves in enhancing the quality of our programmes. We partner like-minded clubs that bring excitement and excellence to our participants. We are very happy to have a famous global brand in football, FC Bayern, as long-term partner to enrich our existing programmes.
“There is a lot to learn from them with their long-standing record of producing well-rounded players. Their expertise will definitely help to inspire upcoming talents, encourage more players to train seriously and I hope that we will see sustained and increased interest in the sport over the years.”