Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland and Shelby County Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr., along with Christ United Methodist Church, Barnhart Crane, Christian Brothers University, and Kyle Rote Jr. are honored to host the fifth annual Memphis Cup of Nations and Family Festival in Memphis, TN to celebrate a diverse international community.
The theme for the Memphis Cup of Nations is to seize the universal passion for sport, connect the nations and build community. Sixteen teams representing 16 different nations, will compete in a day-long soccer tournament to determine the best in Memphis to celebrate, recognize and honor an often overlooked part of our community that numbers some 100,000+.
Nations come together every four years to compete in the World Cup of Soccer. Memphis is an international city with many different nationalities represented. Through the annual Memphis Cup of Nations, our internationals can come together and join with the community to build relationships and lasting friendships.
Memphis joins St. Louis, Houston, Atlanta, and Boston in bringing international tournament to our community.