GALLINI WORLD CUP
10 -13 April 2020
boys U13 – U15 – U16
Gallini World Cup is the largest youth football tournament in Italy.
The 22nd edition in 2020 will be attended by 108 teams from the 5 continents, and more then 3.000 boys and girls aged 12 to 17.
Every qualification group includes a top team, and that makes this soccer tournament absolutely unique, also considering that every team will play 5/7 matches in 28 stadiums.
At every edition take part about 100 teams from the 5 continents, including many Serie A and top teams.
Just in the last editions participated Liverpool FC, AC Milan, Partizan Belgrade, Dinamo Zagreb, Watford FC, Atalanta, Torino, Genoa, Bologna FC, Juventus Ladies, Chievo Verona, Udinese, FC Inter Ladies, AIK and many teams from USA, Japan, Brazil, Russia, South Africa, China, etc.
The opening ceremony of Gallini World Cup starts with one of the biggest sport’s parades in Europe, involving over 3 thousand athletes that walk all together from Pordenone Exhibition Center to the main square of the city, crossing the beautiful medieval alleys of the old town.
All guests of Gallini World Cup are housed in nice 3*** and 4**** Hotels, to keep an high standard of quality. This is a list of more then 50 Hotels booked for our football tournament of Pordenone, where we will host about 2 thousands athletes. We do not host our guests in schools, or hostels, or campings.
Gallini World Cup is played on some of the best football pitches of the city of Pordenone. This year we can count on the support of 19 Towns and the fundamental cooperation of the Clubs that manage these facilities.
All teams will receive a cup. The first 3 classified in each category will receive medals for all players. Individual prizes will also be awarded to the best players, best goalkeepers and top scorers of all categories.
The nearest airport is Venice, from which we provide a shuttle service to Pordenone (about 50 minutes) that can be extended for the duration of the all tournament. You can even rent a private bus during all your stay, to be more independent. Read more about our transfers’ services.
All meals will be at the Pordenone Exhibition Center which during Easter days become a “little Olympic village”, with stands of local food, sportswear, play area and video games, as well as excellent catering service. Pasta, bread and water are “all you can eat” so players are never hungry; the menu includes lasagne, tortellini, gnocchi, spaghetti and all the most popular Italian dishes
Pordenone is a beautiful medieval town in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, perfectly located between sea and mountains, and just one hour from Venice. There are many tourist activities that can be carried out nearby, like these 11 things to do in Pordenone.
Every year Gallini World Cup organizes a nice party with all the participating teams, which turns into a wonderful opportunity to make friends, dance and get to know each other outside the pitch.
- Under 13 boys (born in 2007 and 2008) – 9v9
- Under 15 boys (born in 2005 and 2006)
- Under 16 boys (born in 2004 and 2005)
- Under 17 girls (born in 2003 and 2004)
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.