The teams and groups for the 2007 Peace Cup have been confirmed. They ended up including 4 European teams, 2 Asian Teams, and 2 American teams. River will be in Group B and will have to face Shizmu S-Pulse of Japan, Olympique Lyon of France, and Reading FC of England. The two groups will look as follows:
Chivas Guadalajara (Mexico)
Racing Santander (Spain)
Olympique Lyon (France)
Reading FC (England)
River Plate (Argentina)
Shimizu S-Pulse (Japan)
Our toughest rival will be Olympique Lyon. The French side have won the last six (2002-2007) Ligue 1 (top French division) titles played! They have also been the runner-ups of the last two Peace Cups.
The winner of each group will face each other for the final match of the tournament. For more info, click here.