Budapest Honvéd FC will organize its prestigious youth cup in August for the 4th time. The challenge will take place between July 31, 2015 and August 3, 2015 for the 19 year old age group (born in 1997). Six clubs will be fighting for the cup. West Bromwich Albion (UK) is a regular participant and won the bronze medal last year. FK Partizan (Serbia) is also involved from the very beginning and won the cup in the first year. Aalborg BK (Denmark) will return this year after participating in 2012. Admira Wacker (Austria) is a new participant, debuting at the cup this year. Puskás Academy (Hungary) is a regular participant and got into the final last year while Budapest Honvéd-MFA is the organizer and defending champion.
It is our pleasure to announce Macron, one of the most prestigious sporting goods manufacturer and contracted partner of Budapest Honvéd FC, as the main sponsor of the cup. The cup would be called the IVth Honvéd-Macron Cup. The company is a provider of top-quality sports equipment for worldwide famous sport teams. Besides supplying professional sportsmen the company provides sport equipments and accessories for leisure athletes as well.
Roberto Casolari the Sports Marketing Director of Macron said: “The opportunity to stand together with our newly sponsored club by helping in this tournament is very nice. It clearly shows how much Macron appreciates its partner Honved FC by supporting this major event”.
MACRON is Technical Sponsor of major Clubs throughout Europe, including:
Football: S.S. Lazio, Bologna FC 1909, Ternana Calcio, Trapani Calcio, Vicenza Calcio 1902 (Italy); Aston Villa FC, Crystal Palace FC, Bolton Wanderers FC, Millwall FC (England); RCD Mallorca (Spain); AC Ajaccio (France); TSV 1860 München*, 1.FC Union Berlin* (Germany); Sporting Clube de Portugal, (Portugal); Vitesse, FC Den Bosch, (Netherland); Budapest Honvéd FC* (Hungary); Hajduk Split (Croatia); PFC Ludogorets (Bulgaria);
Rugby Union: Scottish Rugby Union, Glasgow Warriors, Edinburgh Rugby (Scotland), Wakefield Wildcats (England); Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque*, LOU Rugby (Lyon Olympique Universitaire) Section Paloise (France); Rugby Colorno 1975, Rugby Bologna 1928 (Italy);
Basketball: Acqua Vitasnella Cantù*, Virtus Pallacanestro Bologna (Italy); Brose Baskets Bamberg* (Germany); Orleans Basket (France);
Volleyball: Modena Volley, Bergamo Volley, Futura Volley Busto Arsizio (Italy);
Baseball: T&A San Marino (Italy), Real Federación Española de Béisbol y Sófbol RFBS (Spain); Corendon Kinheim (Netherland); Rouen Huskies (France);
Handball: Real Ademar (Spain).
Hockey: Macron Warriors Viadana Wheelchair Hockey (Italy).
Weightlifting: FIPE - Italian Weightlifting Federation (Italy).
* contracts beginning Season 2015/2016