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Weston FC to Open Man U Premier Cup Against Hertha BSC Berlin

U-13/14 Academy Team Placed into Group B with Teams from Germany, Korea, Spain and Thailand

USA representative Weston FC’s U-13/14 Development Academy team has been placed into Group B of the 2014 Manchester United Premier Cup following Tuesday’s draw.

The group also includes Assumption College Thonburi (Thailand), Hertha BSC Berlin (Germany), Joongdong Middle School FC (Korea) and Valencia CF (Spain).

Weston opens the prestigious tournament against Hertha and Assumption College Thonburi on Tuesday, followed by Valencia CF and Joongdong Middle School FC on Thursday.

The following 20 clubs are on hand for this year’s tournament:
Argentina: CA Rosario Central
Austria: SK Sturm Graz
Brazil: SC Internacional
China PR: Shandong Luneng Taishan FC
England: Manchester United (host)
England: Chelsea FC
Germany: Hertha BSC Berlin
Ghana: Right to Dream Academy*
Italy: AS Roma
Japan: Sanfrecce Hiroshima FCZ
Korea: Joongdong Middle School FC
Mexico: Tigres FC
Netherlands: Feyenoord Rotterdam
New Zealand: Waitakere City FC
Russia: FC Dynamo Moscow
South Africa: Mamelodi Sundowns FC
Spain: Valencia CF
Sweden: Malmo FF
Thailand: Assumption College Thonburi
USA: Weston FC

* Note: Right to Dream Academy of Ghana became Africa's representative on Aug. 5, after Esperance Sportive de Tunis (Tunisia) had to withdraw

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