The WPSS U14 group has performed well at the 7th annual Codion Cup in Jiangsu.
Representing New Zealand in the field of 12 teams from 10 different nations the WPSS team finished a creditable 7th position in a tournament that included Cruzeiro of Brazil, Grenada from Spain and the North Korean national team.
Overall the team finished with 5 victories from 8 outings with Cruzeiro from Brazil winning the impressive event hosted by Codion Utd Football Club.
The tour was not only a success on the field but also a huge success off it. The players did a fantastic job adapting to day to day tournament football life as the WPSS staff gave them a taste of life as a professional footballer.
Valuable lessons learned on the pitch against high class international opponents was supported by self management and life skill lessons off the pitch as the youngsters learned how they conduct and look after themselves off the pitch relates to how they perform on it.