Draw made for Durban U19 tourney


The tournament is proudly hosted by the City of Durban and SAFA and is being sponsored by SMG, a car manufacturer that will provide transport for clubs from one stadium to another.

The initiative was launched on March 14 at Moses Mabhida Stadium and the draw was held in the city centre at a workshop on Tuesday, June 3.

There will be two teams from South Africa. One will be Hoy Park Sport development, of which the technical director is Paul Cardoso, who nurtured twice FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo. The other will be the SAFA Under-19s coached by Shakes Mashaba.

Groups and fixtures:

Match Day 1 on July 31
Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium

16:00: Boca Juniors vs Benfica
18:15: KZN Academy XI FC vs AS Roma

Matchday 2 on August 1
Princess Magogo Stadium

16:00: Santos FC (Brazil) vs Everton
18:15: SAFA 19s vs Feyernoord

Matchday 3 on August 2
Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium

16:00: KZN Academy XI FC vs Boca Juniors
18:05: AS Roma vs Benfica

Match Day 4 on August 3
Princess Magogo Stadium

16:00: SAFA 19s vs Santos FC
18:15: Feyernoord vs Everton

Match Day 5 on August 4
Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium

16:00: Boca Juniors vs AS Roma
18:15: KZN Academy XI FC vs Benfica

Match Day 6 on August 5
Princess Magogo Stadium

16:00: Santos FC vs Feyernoord
18:15: SAFA u19s vs Everton

Match Day 7 on August 7 (Semi-finals)
King Goodwill Zwelithini Stadium

16:00: Group A Winner vs Group B second place
18:15: Group B Winner vs Group A second place

Match Day 8 on August 9 (3rd/4th Play-off and Final)
Moses Mabhida Stadium

16:00: Semi Final 1 loser vs Semi Final 2 loser
18:15: Semi Final 1 Winner vs Semi Final 2 winner