2018 Xiamen Youth Campus Football League comes to end
The 2018 Xiamen Youth Campus Football League concluded this Sunday May 13 at Xiamen No. 6 High School.
The league aims to promote youth campus football in Xiamen and boost youngsters' development and skills at primary and secondary school level.
Since its launch on March 31, nearly 2,000 football players from 106 teams across the city participated in the league, ranging from kindergarten to high school.
The live broadcast of the league games on the Xiamen's official website xmnn.cn, attracted a significant number of viewers, peaking at 500 000 for the best games.
Compared to previous editions, this year’s league was the biggest, the highest-level and the most competitive.
“The league is a great chance for us to promote campus football and to develop backup football talents,” said Ren Rong, deputy director of the Xiamen Municipal Education Bureau.
During the closing ceremony, various teams, individuals, and organizations were rewarded for their outstanding performances.
The 2018 Xiamen Youth Campus Football League was hosted by the Xiamen Municipal Education Bureau and the Xiamen Municipal Sports Bureau, and was organized by the city’s official website xmnn.cn.