Riga Cup is football tournament with huge history. Organized every year during winter months: January, February and March. Tournament takes place in capital of Latvia – Riga. Every year event collects many teams from various countries.
Games usually are played in two or one football indoor hall: Skonto hall – Emīļa Melngaiļa 1A, Rīga and Olympic sports center – Grostonas iela 6B, Riga. Competition usually starts on Friday morning and ends on Sunday early afternoon. Every week-end one tournament in one age group is played.
Level of teams playing in Riga Cup is high. Every year teams from world-wide recognized football clubs are participating like: Zenit, Tottenham H, FC Twente, Werder Bremen, RCD Espanyol, Fulham FC. With every year level of competition is getting higher and higher.
Of course with this level teams service also has to be appropriate. Teams are accommodated in same hotel, transported to and from games by buses, buffet-like meals, Latvian Premier league referees and so on.
Team staff coming to Riga Cup don’t have to worry or think about anything but the game. Everything is considered and deliberated for them.
Riga Cup organization is also working on summer tournament. In 2015 these summer tournament series was hold for first time.