"To continue fostering international relations between the various nations, other than diplomatic visits and International summits, we have decided to put 2 of man’s biggest obsession together; Beer and Football, a combination which can never fail."With that declaration in the statement issued to the media, the organizers of the "Bud Cup Singapore 2011" had sent out a clear message on the objective behind organizing such tournament - in fostering good relationship between nations with the game of football and ice-cold beer.
Come this May, Budweiser will be organizing the mentioned 6-a-side football tournament to determine the representing team from Singapore to take part in the "2011 Global Beer Champions 6vs6 Soccer tournament" also known as the "Budweiser Cup" in the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires.
The registration to take part in this tournament is now open with participating to be segregated into two different categories - the "On Premise” and the “Off Premise”.
- "On Premise" - All F&B establishments in Singapore will be invited to form a team that consists of both staff and customers. The team must also meet the condition that Budweiser is endorsed in that establishment and also promote Budweiser with the BudCup 6v6 theme to their consumers.
- "Off Premise" - Is meant for consumers from the general public. They will have to fill in an entry form which can be found in any Budweiser 6-pack and they will need to have a proof of purchase from any retail establishment that carry Budweiser with the promotional tag.
According to the organizers, the registration is on a first come, first served basis therefore, it is important to register as soon as possible to be able to secure one of 32 places available in the tournament.
In the event that there are more than 32 teams registered, a draw will determine the final 32.
And all registration fees will be donated to the Kampong Glam CCC Poor & Needy.
The tournament will be played on 21/05/11, 22/05/11, 28/05/11, 29/05/11 and 04/06/11 at "Premier Pitches @ Khalsa" (pictured below).
The Semis and Grand final will be held on the 4th of June which will also feature a Ladies fun match and a Charity match featuring ex-National players from Singapore’s 1994 Malaysia Cup winning team and the victory party will be held on the 7th to celebrate the winning team as well as to reveal the winner of the supporter Lucky Draw.
TO REGISTER TO TAKE PART OF FOR MORE INFORMATION OF THIS TOURNAMENT, PLEASE CLICK HERE TO ACCESS TO THE OFFICIAL SITE.