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The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced today the match schedule for the fourth edition of the Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League. The youth competition will take place August 15-22, at the Mexican Football Federation Headquarters, in Toluca, Mexico.
The 2018 Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League will feature sixteen clubs from 10 Concacaf Member Associations and will be disputed in two rounds. After round robin play, the group winners plus the second-place finishers will advance to the quarterfinals, while eliminated clubs will continue play in a Shield Tournament to determine final placement. The final match is scheduled for Wednesday, August 22.
The complete match schedule can be found here and below.
The official draw that determined the groups and schedule was conducted at Akron Stadium, in Guadalajara, Mexico by Concacaf Chief Football Officer Manolo Zubiria.
Previous winners – 2015: Toluca (MEX), 2016: Santa Ana (SLV), 2017: Universidad Cantera Norte (MEX).