Former I-League champions Minerva Punjab FC are organising the third edition of the Chandigarh Youth League (CYL) from May 26 to June 9, 2019.
The Chandigarh Youth League (CYL) is an initiative by Minerva Punjab FC aimed at young boys and girls in the tri-city area to take up football, outside the school curriculum with a fun-filled and interactive league and football festival. The Chandigarh Youth League is an annual affair and its aim is to get more and more kids to participate in football and enjoy it at the same time.
The Chandigarh Youth League (CYL) is conducted in various age group categories; Under-6, U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14, U-16 and will feature an open to all category as well. This year, the Chandigarh Youth League (CYL) will adopt the 7-A-Side format for 12 years and above age groups whereas smaller age groups will play fun and interactive 5v5 games. Each team will be coached and mentored by AFC licensed coaches of Minerva Punjab FC.
The event will be held at two different venues, Minerva Academy ground, Mohali and the Strike Football ground, Kaimwala.
The Chandigarh Youth League (CYL) kicks off tomorrow at 5pm with an opening ceremony at the Minerva Academy Ground in Mohali. This will be followed by an exhibition match. The matches will start from Monday, May 27 as per the planned schedule.