A brave performance from Akita FC saw them hold Iwate FC to a goalless draw in the last match yesterday. Akita FC ended Iwate FC 's slim hopes to win Tohoku Cup this year. Congratulation to new 2006 KUJ Tohoku Cup Winner!
FIFA announced today that Yamagata BC had won the FIFA Fair Play Award at the 2006 FIFA Tohoku Cup™. Regardless of the result 2nd last match between Yamagata FC and Hirosaki FC , no team will be able to move far enough up the FIFA Fair Play standings to unseat the top three squads. Hirosaki FC finished second in the FIFA Fair Play standings.
The FIFA Fair Play Award is given to the team with the best record of fair play according to a points system and criteria established by the FIFA Fair Play Committee.