The U-17 of Premier League side Bechem United will represent Ghana and West Africa for the first time at the prestigious Dr. Pepper Dallas Cup 2019 in the United States.
Bechem United, who secured sponsorship from Delta Airlines will be hoping to give a good account of themselves at the competition, fully aware of the stiff competition they will get from European based clubs from Spain, England, Mexico, Switzerland, USA etc.
The trip by the Ghanaian club was spearheaded by Robert Osei Mensah, a US Soccer Agent and CEO of Ghamerico Management Limited.
English Premier League giants Arsenal FC are the latest to confirm their participation at this year’s event.
Some of the alumni of the Dallas Cup are Perisic, Chicharito, Lingard, Trippier, Dier, Fernandez, Sigurdsson, Navas just to mention a few all represented their countries at the World Cup in Russia last year. It’s the making of Stars and Bechem United will stand to be counted for.
The 40th Anniversary edition of Dr Pepper Dallas Cup 2019 is scheduled for 14th – 21st April, in Texas, USA.