MRS to conduct Champions League football in city
Mumbai Rush Soccer (MRS), the International partner of Rush Soccer, USA, announced ambitious plans to promote soccer at the grassroot level from January 27 to March 10.
The plans include the launch of the EPL style franchise. MRS Champions League will involve eight teams in the age group of boys U-10, U-12, U-14, U-17 and girls U-14 and U-17.
This was announced by Tim Schulz, president & CEO of Rush Soccer, US at a press conference in Mumbai yesterday. The Champions League will not be about teams winning or losing, but the teams will be awarded points according to level of skills.
The MRS Municipal School League will commence on January 22, in which 160 children are expected to participate in the U-12 and U-14 categories. This will be followed by the MRS Elite School League.