Saitama City Cup

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The Saitama City Cup is an International Friendly Tournament held in Saitama, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. It has been hosted by Urawa Red Diamonds annually since 2003 at Saitama Stadium 2002 until 2008 edition. 2009 event was also planned and announced but cancelled later due to 2009 flu pandemic. 2010 and 2011 edition were hosted by Omiya Ardija thus held at NACK5 Stadium Ōmiya. After absence in 2012, 2013 event will be hosted by Urawa again and Arsenal F.C. will be non-Japanese invitees, while previous edition in 2011 was competed by Omiya and Urawa, without non-Japanese invitees first time.

2013 Saitama City Cup[edit]

26 July 2013
19:30 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 1 – 2 England Arsenal F.C.
Abe Goal 59' Report Podolski Goal 49'
Akpom Goal 82'
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 40,769
Referee: Kenji Ogiya Japan

2011 Saitama City Cup[edit]

20 February 2011
13:34 (UTC+9)
Omiya Ardija Japan 3 – 0 Japan Urawa Red Diamonds
Kim Goal 53'
Rafael Goal 74'
Higashi Goal 93'
(Report)
(Report2)
NACK5 Stadium Ōmiya, Saitama
Attendance: 11,362
Referee: Yoshiro Imamura Japan

2010 Saitama City Cup[edit]

13 February 2010
13:30 (UTC+9)
Omiya Ardija Japan 5 – 0 South Korea Suwon Samsung Bluewings
Hashimoto Goal 14' Goal 68'
Rafael Goal 20'
Ishihara Goal 48' Goal 54'
(Report)
NACK5 Stadium Ōmiya, Saitama
Attendance: 6,053
Referee: Masaki Nabeshima Japan

2008 Saitama City Cup[edit]

31 July 2008
19:32 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 2 – 4 Germany Bayern Munich
Umesaki Goal 56'
Abe Goal 80'
(Report) Klose Goal 15'
Podolski Goal 20' Goal 42' Goal 62'
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 27,292
Referee: Kazuhiko Matsumura Japan

2007 Saitama City Cup[edit]

17 July 2007
19:05 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 2 – 2 England Manchester United
Uchidate Goal 25'
Ono Goal 78'
(Report) Fletcher Goal 47'
Ronaldo Goal 51'
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 58,716
Referee: Kazuhiko Matsumura Japan

2006 Saitama City Cup[edit]

31 July 2006
19:04 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 1 – 0 Germany Bayern Munich
Kurobe Goal 88' (Report)
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 29,019
Referee: Tsutomu Anazawa Japan

2005 Saitama City Cup[edit]

15 June 2005
19:04 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 0 – 3 Spain Barcelona
(Report) Xavi Goal 11'
Larsson Goal 39' Goal 77'
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 57,143
Referee: Joji Kashihara Japan

2004 Saitama City Cup[edit]

27 July 2004
19:05 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 1 – 0 Italy Internazionale
Emerson Goal 50' (Report)
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 57,633
Referee: Yuichi Nishimura Japan

2003 Saitama City Cup[edit]

4 June 2003
19:10 (UTC+9)
Urawa Red Diamonds Japan 2 – 2 Netherlands Feyenoord
Tanaka Goal 61'
Emerson Goal 62'
Bombarda Goal 17' Goal 57'
Saitama Stadium 2002, Saitama
Attendance: 52,247