Zlatibor is host of week-long inaugural U-18 ECF Cup 2018 taking place from 4th of June.
This tournament sees participation of 16 clubs, 10 from the region of former Yugoslavia (Partizan, Crvena Zvezda, Dinamo Zagreb, Sarajevo, Vardar, Olimpija, Vojvodina, Osijek, Zeljeznicar and Buducnost Podgorica) and 6 well-known European clubs (Espanyol, Udinese, Fenerbahce, Videoton, SPAL and Torino).
Teams are split onto four groups of four teams. Group winners will meet in a tournament`s semi-final. Games are played at Zlatibor`s Svajcarija and Palisad grounds.
ECF Cup is planned to be staged every year. Tournament is organized by Cajetina Municipality, Zlatibor Tourist Organization, Cajetina Municipality Sports Association, Cajetina Sports Centre, FT Team Company, Hit and Run Production and Sport Club TV, with support from Serbian FA.
Tournaments is promoted by former football greats such as Predrag Mijatovic, Ivan Gudelj, Ivica Osim, Dejan Savicevic, Slavisa Jokanovic, Refik Sabanadzovic, Savo Milosevic, Vladimir Petrovic and others.
Four games a day will be broadcasted live in ten countries by Sport Klub TV.
Round 1, Tuesday:
A: 11h: Crvena Zvezda – Sarajevo (Švajcarija 1 ground)
14h: SPAL – Osijek (Palisad 2)
B: 13h: Željezničar – Fenerbahce (Švajcarija 1)
14.50h: Partizan – Videoton (Švajcarija 1)
C: 14h: Vojvodina – Torino (Palisad 1)
17h: Dinamo – Budućnost (Švajcarija 1)
D: 16h: Udinese – Vardar (Švajcarija 2)
16h: Espanyol – Olimpija (Palisad 1)
Round 2, Wednesday:
A: 14.50h: Zvezda – Osijek (Švajcarija 1)
16h: SPAL – Sarajevo (Švajcarija 2)
B: 11h: Partizan – Željezničar (Švajcarija 1)
18h: Videoton – Fenerbahce (Palisad 1)
C: 13h: Dinamo – Vojvodina (Švajcarija 1)
18h: Budućnost – Torino (Palisad 2)
D: 12h: Espanyol – Vardar (Palisad 1)
17h. Olimpija – Udinese (Švajcarija 1)
Round 3, Thursday (kick-off times and grounds yet to be announced):
A: Crvena Zvezda – SPAL
Osijek – Sarajevo
B: Partizan – Fenerbahce
Videoton – Željezničar
V: Dinamo – Torino
Budućnost – Vojvodina
D: Espanyol – Udinese
Olimpija – Vardar