HUDSON Football Tournament, a celebration of skill and the love of Football


In a display of skill, teamwork, and sheer love for the beautiful game, Purple Haze emerged as the champions of the Hudson Football Tournament 2024. Held to coincide with the excitement of Euro 2024, this thrilling event brought together eight teams across Malta, showcasing a diverse mix of friends and colleagues united by their passion for football.

The Road to Victory

The tournament, which was played in a 5-a-side format, saw fierce competition and outstanding performances from all teams. The event saw a total of 48 footballers participate. The  tournament was made up of 8 teams, consisting of 6 players. The teams were split up into 2 groups of 4 teams each, and the best 2 teams from each group would go straight into a semi final knock out game, and then play a final. Here’s how they stacked up:

A Celebration of Team Spirit

Organized in partnership with NIKE, Urban Jungle, and Intersport, the matches took place at Infetti football pitch, Birkirkara. The vibe one can only experience during the game of football was also through the entertainment provided by VIBE FM. Besides the actual tournament, various other competitions were held such as a kick up and cross bar challenges.

Hudson’s Shaun Galea Lucas and Urban Jungle’s Nicola Stefanovic shared their excitement, saying, “It was such a great pleasure to see the participating teams engage with Hudson and its brands in such an active atmosphere fueled by team spirit and a love for the game of football.”

Fabulous Prizes and Fun

The winners Purple Haze were awarded medals, the prestigious Hudson trophy, and a €600 cash prize. The runners-up also received medals, while all teams were gifted with goodie bags filled with fantastic merchandise from Intersport, Nike, and Urban Jungle, as well as VIBE and Red Bull goodies.

Gear Up for Euro 2024

As Euro 2024 fever grips the continent, Hudson, through its Intersport and Urban Jungle stores, is the go-to destination for all your football merchandise. Whether you’re cheering for England, France, The Netherlands, Italy, Spain, or Germany, you can find everything from national kits and tracksuits to caps and accessories for both kids and adults. Customization and personalization services are also available to make your gear uniquely yours.

For more details and to stay updated, visit Hudson Malta on Facebook.

Relive the Moments

From the intense matches to the joyous celebrations, the Hudson Football Tournament 2024 was a testament to the unifying power of football. Congratulations to Purple Haze and all the teams who participated. Here’s to more thrilling tournaments and unforgettable memories!

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