Football: Courts Young Lions in Group of Death in StarHub League Cup

The Courts Young Lions, defeated in all their 12 S-League games this season, face a daunting task in next month's StarHub League Cup.

The team of rookies, made up mainly of the national Under-21 players, are drawn in Group B alongside defending S-League champions Tampines Rovers and the much-improved Tanjong Pagar United.

Group A will feature Harimau Muda, Woodlands Wellington, Home United and National Football League team Admiralty FC.

Group C will see Albirex Niigata, Hougang United and Geylang International slugging it out for two slots in the quarter-finals.

Defending League Cup champions Brunei DPMM will face Balestier Khalsa and Warriors FC in Group D.

The tournament will be played from June 5 to June 23 with the final scheduled for the Jalan Besar Stadium.