Over the weekend of 21 and 22 May, TenCate Grass was the proud lead sponsor of the Biale Orly Cup – White Eagle Cup- 2011 in Warsaw, Poland.
This tournament for young football players from 13 countries and four Warsaw teams was held on the fields of various stadiums in Warsaw city. This edition of the International Football Tournament Biale Orly Cup 2011 hosted teams from England, the Czech Republic, France, Spain, Germany, Portugal, Scotland, the Ukraine and Italy, as well as two national teams, from Israel and Qatar, itself one of the hosts of the 2022 World Championships.
Following the grand opening ceremony on Warsaw's Old Town Square on Friday, over 470 young players in three age categories started the tournament on Saturday, supported by a large crowd of enthusiastic national and international supporters. The finals were played on Sunday and were won by the team of Barcelona who took the Biale Orly Cup 2011 home with them. Visitors, organizers and participants agreed it was a successful tournament overall. Poland will now shift its focus towards 2012, which will be an important year for Poland as the host for the UEFA Euro 2012 and of course the 2012 version of the Biale Orly Cup championships.