valencia cup and real madrid foundation

experience soccer in one of most spectacular coastal cities in spain

generation adidas international is proud to offer you an amazing cultural and soccer experience in Spain. Starting in Madrid, you will spend a few days training and preparing before you travel to Valencia on the Eastern Coast to take part in one of the top Spanish soccer tournaments – THE VALENCIA C.F. SOCCER CUP! Your stay in Madrid will include training sessions with Real Madrid Foundation coaches and competitive friendly games against local Spanish youth teams. You will visit one of the most impressive stadiums in Europe, the Santiago Bernabeu, as well as its spectacular museum, trophy room, and megastore. You also have the option to stay and train at the City of Football Spanish Soccer Federation, home of the 2010 World Cup champions! (subject to availability at time of booking) Cultural sightseeing in Madrid will be complemented by day trips to the historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Toledo and Segovia. In Valencia, you will have the opportunity to combine soccer, culture, and fun in one of Spain’s most spectacular coastal cities – Valencia. Playing in the Valencia C.F. Soccer Cup, your club will compete against top Spanish and international teams. You will also tour the Valencia C.F. stadium and museum.

In addition, enjoy an exclusive soccer experience in Spain through its partnership with the Real Madrid Foundation. You will train with qualified and experienced Real Madrid Foundation coaches, selected by the Real Madrid C.F. Academy director. This experience takes place at Real Madrid City’s state of the art training facilities, and provides an inside look at the daily life of an Academy player. This is an exclusive chance to live “fútbol” in one of the worldʼs most passionate soccer countries! In addition, during your stay you will have the unique opportunity to tour the inside of Real Madrid C.F.’s Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and its museum for a look back through soccer history, as well as to visit the official Real Madrid C.F. adidas megastore.

Real Madrid C.F., or ‘Los Blancos’ as they are affectionately called by Madridistas, was founded in 1902. One of the most successful clubs in history, Real Madrid C.F. has won 33 La Liga titles and a record 12 UEFA Champions League titles. The club is famous for both its rich tradition and also its talented roster, including names like Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Toni Kroos.

The Real Madrid Foundation is the instrument by which Real Madrid is present in society and develops its social and cultural awareness programs. Its main objective is to promote, both in Spain as well as abroad, the values inherent in sport.

categories and ages:

Boys, 7 a side:
7 (2011), U8 (2010), U9 (2009), U10 (2008), U11 (2007) and U12 (2006)

Boys, 11 a side:
U14 (2004-2005)

Girls:
(2002-03-04-05)

confirmed 2018 Teams:

Valencia C.F., Atlético de Madrid, Villareal, Levante, Real Betis, Sparta de Moscú and Leyton Orient.

 

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

APRIL 12:

  • Depart for Madrid, Spain (North American teams only).

APRIL 13:

  • Arrive in Madrid.
  • Transfer to accommodations and free time to relax.
  • Light training session with own coach.
  • Attend La Liga match. (Optional and additional cost)

APRIL 14: 

  • Training session at Real Madrid City with Real Madrid Foundation coach #1.
  • Guided visit of Real Madrid City training complex.
  • Guided city tour of Madrid, including the Palacio Royal, Plaza Mayor, and Puerta del Sol.

APRIL 15: 

  • Sightseeing in historic city of Toledo, UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Competitive match #1 vs. top quality Spanish opponent.

APRIL 16:

  • Training session at Real Madrid City with Real Madrid Foundation coach #2.
  • Tour Real Madrid C.F.’s Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, museum and megastore.
APRIL 17:

  • Sightseeing in historic city of Segovia, UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Competitive match #2 vs. top quality Spanish opponent.

APRIL 18:

  • Transfer to Valencia for Valencia C.F. Soccer Cup.
  • Team and player registration.
  • Check into hotel.
  • Valencia Cup presentation.

APRIL 19:

  • 1st round games.
  • Tour Valencia C.F.’s Mestalla Stadium and Museum.

APRIL 20:

  • 1st round games.
  • Valencia C.F. Academy workshop (coaches only).
  • 2nd round games and Semifinals.

APRIL 21:

  • Valencia C.F. Soccer Cup Finals.
  • Transfer to Madrid. Check into hotel.

APRIL 22:

  • Depart from Madrid, Spain.
This program includes:

  • 9 Nights accommodation: 6 in Madrid and 3 in Valencia in a 3 star superior or 4 star hotel
  • All required ground transportation throughout the program*
  • Team Coordinator to be with team at all times, 24/7
  • Visit the cities of Madrid, Toledo and Valencia
  • Medical and cancellation insurance
  • Laundry for Players (Uniforms, 3 loads)
  • 2 training sessions at Real Madrid City with Real Madrid Foundation coaches
  • All training session fields and equipment
  • 2 pre-arranged competitive matches pre-tournament against Spanish top quality teams in Madrid
  • Tour Real Madrid C.F.’s Real Madrid City and Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Museum and visit megastore
  • Tour Valencia C.F.’s Estadio de Mestalla and Museum
  • generation adidas international promo product
  • Social media coverage during your training program
  • Meal Plan: 2 meals per day (Breakfast each day, and lunch or dinner) in Madrid and 3 meals per day in Valencia
  • All entries to Valencia C.F. Soccer Cup tournament: Each team is guaranteed a minimum of 4 games at tournament
  • Official Real Madrid Foundation certificate, group picture, water bottle, sackpack and training kit (Players only)

*Including one group airport transfer upon arrival and one at departure
**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