RECCOSS CUP 2014 – Preview

Finally – Tomorrow 9:20am – The 2nd RECCOSS CUP will kick-off at DSTY (German School Tokyo Yokohama).

RECCOSS-CUP-2014 Soccer TournamentThe opening game will be held between the hosts (DSTY Eagles) and the Yokohama Soccer & Culture Club (YSCC). YSCC’s top team just got their promotion into the freshly founded J-League 3 approved. They are now the third J-League team from Yokohama besides Yokohama Marinos (J1) and Yokohama FC (J2).

This year, 9 football teams are competing in three groups on Saturday. Tsurumi High School completes Group A. In Group B, defending champions from Eda High School will face Shibuya High School and newcomers ASIJ (American School in Japan). The third international team is from France (LFIT). They will play Kanagawa Club and Hiroo High School in Group C. The top three group winners will proceed straight to the semi finals on Sunday afternoon. The remaining 6 will compete in the morning to secure themselves the last spot in the semis.

RECCOSS-CUP-2014 Basketball TournamentThere will also be great action in the gymnasium again this year. Yokohama Seagulls, LFIT and Yokohama B-Corsairs will try to beat last year’s champions DSTY Eagles. A tough mission for the Eagles to defend their title: B-Corsairs’ top team are last year’s national champions of Japan!
Although their youth academy just started recently, they are still the biggest favourites for this year’s title.
All four teams will play each other in a round and robin system. The best two will then proceed into the Grand Final on Saturday afternoon.
We wish all the best to everybody and cannot wait till tomorrow. LIVE ACTION GUARANTEED!!!

Please visit us as the German School Tokyo Yokohama. For hungry visitors, we have german sausages and home made cakes prepared. Those who are thirsty and of legal age: German beer is awaiting you!

Click on the picture below for impressions of last year’s RECCOSS CUP 2013:
Reccoss Cup 2013 (35)

Yuki Stalph