Sporting open Singapore academy

Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon, known for developing stars like Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Figo, have picked Singapore as the base for their first youth academy in Asia. They held a soft launch last Sunday at the Cage Sports Park. The school at Turf
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Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon, known for developing stars like Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Figo, have picked Singapore as the base for their first youth academy in Asia. They held a soft launch last Sunday at the Cage Sports Park. The school at Turf City will open later this month, and caters to youths aged four to 18. More information can be found at sportingsg.com.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 06, 2017, with the headline 'Sporting open Singapore academy'. Print Edition | Subscribe