Academy tourists off to a flying start at Gothia Cup Tournament in China

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The teams representing the Ricki Herbert Football Academy at the Gothia Cup Tournament in China are off to a good start.

The touring squad’s Gold team won their opening match 2-0 against Eastern High School, South Africa.

Having arrived in the city of Qingdao, part of the Shandong province of China, the touring party has settled into their routine of training and game preparation.

The RHFA touring squad has joined 23 other teams from eight countries at the tournament and will compete as Gold and Blue teams.


Click here for the Blue team’s tournament fixtures


Click here for the Gold team’s tournament fixtures

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Earlier stories

Click here for the RHFA squads, and more about Qingdao and the Gothia Cup tournament

Travel to the tournament

Click here to see how the academy party will travel in style to China