May 09 - May 10
Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup 2018
The Blue Stars/FIFA Youth Cup hosted its first-ever women’s tournament to celebrate its 80th anniversary. Dinamo Zagreb emerged victorious in the men’s tournament. Croatia’s most famous club were in impressive form in all of their group matches as well as their final against Young Boys, with Josip Sutalo and Tomislav Knezevic scoring the goals in a 2-0 win. Young Boys were the first-ever winners of the women’s tournament, triumphing 1-0 over Valencia in the decider. The Bern side’s striker Ilona Guede Redondo was the standout performer in a close-fought final, scoring the decisive goal before being chosen as player of the tournament.