GALLINI WORLD CUP
June 14th – 16th 2019
cat. U9 – U11 – U13 – U15
Detailed informations about the Gallini World Cup of Budapest / Hungary, the international youth football tournament for the future champions.
FRIDAY 14th JUNE 2019
from 2 pm: welcome of all teams at Banka Sport Center
3 pm – 6 pm: first inaugural matches
7 pm: opening ceremony
7:30 pm: technical meeting with all coaches (not mandatory)
SATURDAY 15th JUNE 2019
9 am – 6 pm: tournament’s matches
SUNDAY 16th JUNE 2019
09 am – 11 am: semifinals and other matches
2 pm: finals
3 pm: awards and closing ceremony
At every edition we assure the participation of many top teams. Just in the last editions has been hosted Udinese, Venezia FC, Dinamo Zagreb, IFK Goteborg, FK Partizan, AIK, Romania National Team, etc. A longer list can be found on the Hall of Fame.
All guests of Gallini World Cup are housed in nice 3*** Hotels near the pitches, to keep a high standard of quality. There is also the chance to stay in the amazing Aquaworld Resort 4****, one of the biggest water parks in Europe located near the sport center, with free use of slides, spa, thermal baths and slides.
The tournament takes place in the modern sport facilities of Ujpest, few miles from the city center of Budapest, composed by 8 brand new adjacent pitches! Some of them are with real grass and some with last generation synthetic turf.
The winners of all categories will be hosted for free in Italy for the next Gallini World cup, that will take place during Easter holidays in Pordenone.
The nearest airport is Budapest International, from wich we offer schuttle services to the sport center of Ujpest (40 minutes) that can be extended for the all tournament, even for touristic visits.
All meals take place in excellent Hungarian and Italian restaurants, while breakfast is held at the hotel. Attention to food is very high, also in relation to the fact that many participants come from Italy, and for this reason there is a wide choice of Italian dishes, always including pasta and pizza with all you can eat buffet service.
All matches are managed by regular referee and linesmen trio of the Hungarian Football Federation (MLSZ). In order to guarantee maximum safety, an ambulance is parked in the main sports facility, which can reach any pitch in a few minutes and rescue any injured persons.
TOURISM IN BUDAPEST
Budapest, the pearl of the Danube, is a splendid city that leaves everyone absolutely impressed. Considered by many to be the most beautiful city in the world, in recent years has seen a grown on the number of tourists, and it has obtained more positive reviews then other popular cities like Paris on several tourism websites. Sports facilities and hotels are located just a few km from the old town, ensuring an unforgettable stay.
- Boys Under 15 (2004 and 2005) – 16 teams – 11 v 11;
- Boys Under 13 (2006 and 2007) with 16 teams – 11 v 11;
- Boys Under 11 (2008 and 2009) with 16 teams – 7 v 7;
- Boys Under 9 (2010 and 2011) with 16 teams – 7 v 7;
Requests of participation are subject to selection by the organization.
The number of participants admitted to the tournament is limited and for this reason is suggested to send requests well in advance.