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In 1982, in a quiet lounge upstairs in a bar in the heart of Coleraine, one of the world's most famous youth football tournaments was born. Coleraine man Victor Leonard and Belfast-based youth football administrator Jim Weir sat down with the late great former Northern Ireland and Celtic midfielder Bertie Peacock in the bar bearing his name, to discuss their idea of establishing a youth football tournament on the North Coast.

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