Congratulations to the Men’s Premier ‘Croatia A’ team on winning the 2022 Nations Cup. After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the tournament was back on July 15th – 17th, 2022 in Richmond, B.C.
This tournament groups players based on their ethnic backgrounds and/or countries of origin and creates an exciting atmosphere that provides a platform for people throughout the community to express their ethnic pride. Teams representing their countries are comprised of elite players from throughout the province to compete for the coveted “Nations Cup” trophy.
With 1,100 participants and averaging over 5,000 spectators over the course of the weekend, the tournament provides a vibrant showcase for some of our province’s finest soccer talent. With separate sections for Open Age Men, Open Age Women, Over 30 Men, Over 38 Men, Over 45 Men, and Over 52 Men, the tournament allows players from various age groups to compete in this exciting and entertaining event.
Check out these photos of Croatia A at the Nations Cup.
Photo credit: Valerie Leung – Richmond News