Tournament held to celebrate 1st Anniversary of Jetliners Academy

Jetliners Soccer Academy marked its first anniversary with a spectacular tournament that brought together some of the most promising young talent from various football academies. The all-day event witnessed fierce competition, remarkable skills, and an undeniable spirit of sportsmanship.


Participating Teams:

  1. Bandaranayaka College
  2. Juventors Football Academy
  3. Champions Football Academy
  4. St. Mary’s College
  5. Manchester Academy
  6. Jinnah Academy

The matches were held at Jetliners Soccer Academy’s home ground Municipal Grounds Gampaha , where each team displayed exceptional teamwork and individual prowess. The young athletes showcased their dedication and passion for the sport, impressing the spectators and leaving a lasting impression on the anniversary celebration.

Dr. Wilfred Wijesinghe, Chairman of Sumedha College Gampaha, Vishaka Pre-School, and YDC, added a touch of distinction to the occasion as the esteemed chief guest. His presence was not only an honor but also a symbol of commitment to the development of Jetliners Academy.

During the celebration, Dr. Wijesinghe generously made a donation towards the further enhancement of Jetliners Academy, underlining his dedication to fostering the growth and success of young athletes. This philanthropic gesture serves as a testament to his belief in the transformative power of sports in shaping the lives of the next generation.

In addition to his benevolent contribution, Dr. Wijesinghe delivered an insightful speech, emphasizing the paramount importance of sports in the lives of young individuals. He highlighted the invaluable life skills, discipline, and camaraderie that sports instill, shaping well-rounded individuals who can navigate the challenges of the future with resilience and determination.

Dr. Wijesinghe’s words resonated with the audience, inspiring not only the players at Jetliners Academy but also everyone present, including coaches, parents, and supporters. His vision for the significance of sports aligns seamlessly with the ethos of Jetliners Academy, reinforcing the shared commitment to nurturing not just skilled athletes but also responsible and disciplined individuals.

As Jetliners Academy continues to grow and make strides in the world of football development, Dr. Wilfred Wijesinghe’s support and wisdom will undoubtedly serve as a guiding force, propelling the academy toward even greater heights. The occasion was not only a celebration of Jetliners’ first anniversary but also a convergence of minds dedicated to the holistic development of young talents in the realm of sports.

As the day progressed, the intensity of the competition heightened, leading to nail-biting moments and thrilling goals. The atmosphere was electric as fans cheered for their favorite teams, and the players relished the opportunity to shine on the grand stage.

However, Mother Nature had other plans for the celebration. In the evening, heavy rains swept in, prompting the organizers to prioritize the safety of the players and spectators. With the weather conditions worsening, the decision was made to suspend the remaining games and reschedule them for a future date.

Despite the unexpected interruption, the spirit of the event remained unbroken. Jetliners Soccer Academy, committed to providing a platform for young talents to thrive, assured everyone that the postponed matches would be rescheduled at the earliest convenience.

In the midst of the weather-related pause, a photo gallery captures the essence of the day – snapshots of determined players, jubilant celebrations, and passionate fans. The images tell a story of dedication, unity, and the undying love for the beautiful game.

Jetliners Soccer Academy expressed gratitude to all the participating teams, sponsors, and supporters who contributed to the success of the anniversary tournament. The academy looks forward to hosting the remaining matches on the rescheduled date, ensuring that the celebration concludes on an equally grand note.

As the players await the continuation of the tournament, the memory of this event will undoubtedly linger, solidifying Jetliners Soccer Academy’s commitment to nurturing the future stars of football. Stay tuned for the thrilling conclusion of a tournament that promises to be remembered for years to come

Thank you note

The Management Committee of Jetliners Academy extends heartfelt gratitude to all the players, coaches, and the entire management of participating teams for their invaluable contributions in making our 1st Anniversary Tournament an overwhelming success. The unwavering dedication, sportsmanship, and passion displayed by each player illuminated the event, creating a memorable and exhilarating experience for all.

We would also like to express our sincere appreciation to the numerous individuals who played pivotal roles behind the scenes, ensuring the smooth execution of the tournament. From the tireless efforts of the organizing committee to the dedication of support staff and volunteers, every hand played a crucial part in bringing this celebration to fruition.

A special note of thanks is extended to our esteemed chief guest, Dr. Wilfred Wijesinghe, whose presence added prestige to the event. His generous donation and insightful speech further enriched the occasion, leaving an indelible mark on the ethos of Jetliners Academy.

To all the parents, supporters, sponsors, and well-wishers, your encouragement and enthusiasm contributed significantly to the vibrant atmosphere. Your presence on the sidelines and spirited cheers resonated with the true spirit of sportsmanship, creating an environment where young talents could thrive.

While the tournament faced an unexpected pause due to the inclement weather, your understanding and support during these challenging moments demonstrated the strength of our collective spirit. We assure you that the remaining matches will be rescheduled promptly, and we look forward to your continued support as we conclude this celebration with the same fervor and excitement.

Once again, thank you to each and every individual who played a role, big or small, in making Jetliners Academy’s 1st Anniversary Tournament a resounding success. Your commitment to the growth and development of young talents in the world of football is truly appreciated. Here’s to many more years of fostering excellence in sports!

The Website Launch

The event also marked the official launch of the academy’s website, a significant milestone that opens new avenues for communication and engagement. The website, thoughtfully designed and developed, is a testament to the dedication and expertise of the team from Mobiz International Pvt Ltd lead by Mr Amila Rajapaksha who is also a parent of a child enrolled in our academy.