La Manga Cup

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La Manga Cup
Founded 1999
Region Europe (UEFA)
Number of teams 6 (2012)
Current champions Sogndal (1st title)
Most successful team(s) Rosenborg (3 titles)
Website La Manga Club
2014 La Manga Cup

La Manga Cup is a winter football tournament played in La Manga del Mar Menor (Murcia, Spain). Usual participants are clubs from countries with a summer football season: Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Russia, Ukraine, and the United States and Canada. The first cup was played in 1999 and was won by Rosenborg, who are the most successful team to date with three wins.


Years Winners Runners-Up Score Third
1999 La Manga Cup Norway Rosenborg Norway Stabæk 2 – 2 Norway Brann
2000 La Manga Cup Denmark Brøndby IF Norway Rosenborg 2 – 0 Sweden Helsingborgs IF
2001 La Manga Cup Norway Rosenborg Sweden AIK 2 – 1 Russia FC Lokomotiv Moscow
2002 La Manga Cup Sweden Helsingborgs IF Norway Lillestrøm 2 – 2 Norway Viking
2003 La Manga Cup Norway Rosenborg Norway Odd Grenland 1 – 0 United States Los Angeles Galaxy
2004 La Manga Cup United States MetroStars Norway Viking 1 – 0 United States San Jose Earthquakes
2005 La Manga Cup Russia Rubin Kazan Norway Lillestrøm N/A Norway Lyn
2006 La Manga Cup Russia Rubin Kazan Russia Krylia Sovetov 4 – 0 Russia Dynamo Moscow
2007 La Manga Cup Norway Vålerenga Norway Lillestrøm N/A Norway Rosenborg
2008 La Manga Cup I Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk Norway Viking 3 – 0 Norway Stabæk
2008 La Manga Cup II Sweden Kalmar FF Denmark Brøndby IF 2 – 0 Norway Tromsø
2009 La Manga Cup Finland FC Honka Denmark FC Nordsjælland 1 – 1 Russia Krylia Sovetov
2010 La Manga Cup Norway Molde Denmark FC Nordsjælland 2 – 1 Norway Rosenborg
2011 La Manga Cup Norway Viking Norway Start N/A Denmark Randers FC
2012 La Manga Cup Denmark FC Nordsjælland Norway Vålerenga 0-0(9-8 PEN) Norway Viking
2013 La Manga Cup Russia CSKA Moscow Norway Vålerenga 2-1 Sweden Kalmar
2014 La Manga Cup Norway Sogndal Norway Brann 2-4 Norway Start

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