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Gothia Cup is the world’s largest and most international youth football tournament that takes place every July in Gothenburg, Sweden. This tournament that has been running since 1975 is attended by teams from more than 80 nations across the world. It prides itself on not only running a great tournament, but giving kids an all round incredible experience to meet new people and socialise with the world’s youth, irrespective of religion, skin colour or nationality.
Morning departure from school. Check in to accommodation and register your team.
Group stages start this morning followed this evening by the Gothia Opening Ceremony, a two- hour show of music, dancing, fireworks and a presentation of all participating nations.
Group stages continue throughout the day. This evening is the Gothia Leaders Party at the Scandinavium arena.
The last group stage games are played this morning leading into the start of the play offs this afternoon. The top two teams qualify for “Play-Off A” and the remaining teams for “Play-Off B”.
Play offs continue today for all categories.
Today is the start of the A-finals. If you haven’t made it this far then take the time to explore Gothenburg or watch some great matches.
The B-finals are played this morning before check out and departure for your journey home.
Scandinavia’s largest amusement park.
Family activity centre with lots of games like Bumperball, Archery and Sumo Wrestling!
A science centre where you can explore the rainforest, dive into the ocean zone or experiment in the chemistry lab.
Various options in the local area dependent on budget and preference. School accommodation and hotels available.
You will have your own bilingual sports tours rep for the whole of your tour. Their role is to coordinate your training/matches and activities/excursions and to ensure your stay is enjoyable, safe and memorable. All our reps are carefully selected, fully trained and are on duty 24 hours a day should an emergency arise.
Once your school sports tour is booked, it is safely in our hands. We will only ask for your assistance in understanding your specific requirements and you will be responsible for ensuring that the dates on our checklist are adhered to. During the process, we will also ask you to provide accurate student and teacher names, passport and dietary requirement details where appropriate.
You should book your tour between 8-18 months in advance. This will give us time to secure the best possible accommodation, matches and excursion programme for your tour and you will have ample time for fundraising should you need to do so.
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Tom Whitehead, Head of Football, Dulwich College
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Nick Howe, St Paul’s Junior School, London
Barcelona is home to the iconic FC Barcelona and their home stadium Camp Nou. Our football tours to this amazing city will allow you to enjoy both a visit to the stadium and a chance to watch the team in action.
Serie A team, Atalanta B.C have had a fantastic 2016/17 season finishing in 4th place ahead of both AC and Inter Milan and securing a return to European football. Now you can experience this wonderful club for yourself.
Spain’s capital is a fantastic destination for a football tour. Real Madrid are one of Europe’s most well-known football teams and they play in one of the world’s most iconic stadiums.
Our football tours to San Sebastian incorporate the best that the Basque coast has to offer.
A football tour to Biarritz is great all year round. With mild temperatures throughout the year it makes a great destination to play sport whilst also enjoying the beautiful Basque beaches.
A football tour in Jersey is a great opportunity for your group to play football in the Channel Island. This small island allows you to experience the countryside whilst never being far from its beautiful coastline.
Football in Austria, like a lot of countries, is the nation’s most popular sport. The national team have been ever-present in both World Cups and European competitions and the likes of FC Red Bull Salzburg regularly represent the country in the Champions and Europa leagues.
Lisbon is a fantastic city, hosting two of Europe’s major footballing giants in S.L Benfica and Sporting Lisbon.
Take your young footballers to Costa Brava next Easter or to Andorra in June to play in the same tournaments that some of the greats started out at.
Salou is a coastal resort in Spain, a short drive south of Barcelona. Futbol Salou Sports Complex is a fantastic place for a sports tour as it has some of the best facilities in the area with natural, artificial, hybrid and sand pitches suitable for football, rugby and beach soccer.