mediterranean international cup and r.c.d. espanyol

r.c.d. espanyol and mediterranean international cup

multicultural soccer experience with mediterranean charm

generation adidas international is proud to offer you an amazing cultural and soccer experience in Spain.
Starting in Barcelona, you will spend a few days training and preparing before you compete in one of the best international soccer tournaments in the world – The Mediterranean International Cup (MIC) !

Your stay in Barcelona will begin with training sessions with R.C.D. Espanyol professional Academy coaches.
R.C.D. Espanyol plays in La Liga, the first division in Spain, and has won the Copa del Rey four times. One of their biggest rivalries is playing against local titan F.C. Barcelona in the Barcelona Derby. After training, your team will compete in a friendly game against a local Spanish youth team to practice what you’ve learned.

Your team will also have the opportunity to partake in cultural sightseeing in Barcelona, like visits to Parque Güell, Plaza Cataluña, and the Sagrada Familia. You will also tour one of the most impressive stadiums in Europe, Camp Nou, as well as its spectacular museum, trophy room, and megastore.

The MIC is one of the world’s top international soccer tournaments, offering players and supporters from all over the world the opportunity to combine soccer, culture, and fun in one of Europe’s most spectacular coastal regions – the Costa Brava.
The Costa Brava is a charming region that offers gourmet dining experiences and breathtaking views.
During the tournament, you will have the opportunity to sightsee, strolling through its streets and down its beautiful beaches, or sampling the area’s renowned gastronomy.

With over 250 teams competing in the MIC every year, you will meet players from all over the world, making this a truly multicultural experience. Each team is guaranteed a minimum of four games during the tournament, a medical assistant at all games, an official tournament picture, and much more!

More than 250 teams representing 40 nationalities and 5 continents, 596 soccer games in 5 days, more than 5,000 participants, live matches on TV and Internet, 29 stadiums.

 

DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS ONCE IN A LIFETIME EXPERIENCE!

Itinerary
The Program Includes
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Itinerary

MARCH 24:

  • Depart for Barcelona, Spain.

MARCH 25:

  • Arrive at Barcelona El Prat International Airport.
  • Transfer to accommodations. Free time to relax.
  • Light training session with own coach.

MARCH 26: 

  • Training session with R.C.D. Espanyol Academy coaches # 1 at the Dani Jarque complex.
  • Competitive match #1 vs. top quality Spanish opponent.

MARCH 27: 

  • Training session with R.C.D. Espanyol Academy coaches # 2 at the Dani Jarque complex.
  • Tour F.C. Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium museum and megastore. Check into MIC hotel.

MARCH 28:

  • 1st round games.
  • MIC 2018 Opening Ceremony.
MARCH 29: 

  • 1st round games.
  • Free time on your own to enjoy Costa Brava (Lloret de Mar, Tossa de Mar, Begur, Palamos, etc).

MARCH 30:

  • Play off games in the morning and afternoon.

MARCH 31:

  • Quarterfinals and Semifinals.
  • Attend La Liga match: R.C.D. Espanyol vs. Leganés or Girona vs Levante (*optional and additional cost. Game scheduled for Saturday, could be moved to Sunday.)

APRIL 1:

  • Final round games.
  • Finals and trophy ceremony.
  • Guided City Tour of Barcelona (Parque Güell, Plaza Cataluña, Sagrada Familia).

APRIL 2:

  • Depart from Barcelona, Spain.

The Program Includes

This program includes:

  • 8 Nights accommodation in Barcelona and MIC in a 3* Sup or 4* hotel
  • Meal Plan: Half board (breakfast each day, and lunch OR dinner)
  • 1 pre-arranged competitive match against Spanish opponent (per team)
  • Training pitches and clinic sessions (as per itinerary)
  • 2 Training sessions with R.C.D. Espanyol Academy coaches
  • Tour F.C. Barcelona Stadium, Museum and superstore
  • Sightseeing activities: Visit the city of Barcelona
  • Tournament fees and administration requirements
  • Charter buses are reserved for all necessary transfers while in Barcelona
  • Laundry for Players and Coaches only (Uniforms, 3 loads)
  • A supervisor with the team 24 hours a day
  • Comprehensive liability, cancellation, and secondary medical insurance
  • generation adidas international Promo product
  • Social media coverage during the program

Roundtrip airfare is not included, but will be sourced for the group.

Optional items:

  • Match tickets to professional games (subject to availability)
  • Additional items such as phone calls, beverages, and snacks
  • Admission fees to any cultural or leisure activities not listed in itinerary
  • Any other items not specified under the “Program Includes” section

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