Leeton United Football Club to host Festival of Football tournament
Griffith Football side Leeton United will be hosting its second successive Riverina Festival of Football in 2024 on January 13th as reigning National Premier Leagues (NPL) Men’s NSW Premiers APIA Leichhardt, Football South Australia NPL Premiers MetroStars along with Football Wagga Champions Hanwood FC and Capital Football Premier League Champions Yoogali Soccer Club will come together for a special cause.
Fighting for the Macron Cup, the clubs will also raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease, a cause that is very important to Leeton United and the wider community of Leeton and surrounding areas.
Set to be played at Leeton Oval, football is set to be represented in a huge way in what will be a massive day for regional football which will also showcase several local clubs set to take on the might of the NPL as well as exhibition matches involving juniors and women’s teams from Griffith, Leeton and Wagga Wagga.
Inspired by Italian friendly football tournaments such as the world-famous Trofeo Luigi Berlusconi, The Riverina Festival of Football is an opportunity for several teams at NPL Level to showcase their talents in front of football-loving communities in the Riverina.