Winter League is established by Eleven Group in Belek / Antalya as Football event. The aim is to organize the preperation matches more competitive and professional.
In first year of Winter League there were 7 countries, 7 football teams and 7 matches. In 2015 first year of Winter League was finalized with the championship of Sturm Graz from Austria.
There was a rapid development In second year of Winter League and the number of country reached up to 11, number of teams up to 12 and number of matches up to 10 by the host of Eleven Group in Belek. NK Maribor became the champion that year 2016.
In the same time Winter League provides live stream and broadcasting possibilities for the teams to reach their funs all over the World.
- 12-16 Teams from more than 10 Countries
- League Format
- Each Team Plays 1 or 2 Matches
- 12-16 Matches
- 1 or 2 Teams From Each Country
- UEFA Approved Tournament
- FIFA Match Rules
- Official TFF Referees
- 3 Points for Win / 1 Point for Draw & 1 Point more for Each Goal Scored. Teams, which is playing just one Match will start the League with +2 points
- FIFA Rankings in Equality
- 30.000€ Prize
- Two Months of Event Duration
Antalya is the fifth biggest city in Turkey and share the leadership of tourism with Istanbul. Antalya has tourism and accomodation possibilities for 4 seasons all year. Besides culture tourism Antalya provides sea, sport, health, winter, congress, cave, camp and religion tourism
with it’s many suitable accomodation facilities.
In the center of Antalya there is a harbour and surroundings called Kaleiçi (oldcity) where you can find many boutique Hotels, pansions, restaurants, bars, discotheques and also churches, historical mosques and antique city walls.
Antalya provides many different sport facilities and possibilities such as football, golf and tennis. There for every year thousands of sportsman prefer Antalya for their trainee. Antalya gives not only sportive facilities and accomodations, also hosts the seminar groups and congresses for those sportive facilities.
The reason many sport teams prefer Antalya is the climate conditions. Especially in winter time Antalya has the temperature between 10 – 22 Celcius and mostly sunny weather condition. These conditions are very suitable for serious trainee of many sport teams.
In season 2009-2010 Antalya entertained sport organisations of football, golf, tennis, judo, eskrim, halter, voleyball, badminton, etc. 39 international, 66 national, 27 national team camp and 45 course and seminar in total 177 organisations took place in Antalya.
Antalya hosted also in 2015 G-20 Summit and in 2016 EXPO.
Belek is touristic town of Antalya which is half an hour distance to Antalya city center. Local population is nearly 5000. There are more than 40 five star hotels and a few four star Hotels in Belek. All of the hotels are resort hotels with their nice beaches, congress and meeting halls, sport facilities and fields, animation teams, huge shows, concerts and so on.
There are many Golf fields in Belek. Golf is developing sport facility and it grows year by year.
There for we can name Belek is Golf center. Every year Türkish Airlines organize the THY World Golf Tournement.
Besides Golf more than 20 hotels have football fields. All year long they are providing trainee, acoomodation and friendly game possibilities for the football teams.
Near by Belek there are historical places like Helenistic Perge, Aspendos and Side. All these places are between 20 minutes and 40 minutes distance to Belek. Perge is an ancient city with its city ruins from Roman Empire, Aspendos is ancient theatre with its 20.000 seat capacity from Roman Empire.
Side is also famous ancient city with its theatre and Apollon Temple at the sea side.