The vision of the event has always been about attracting the best of the best in junior grassroots football. Because of this, teams have to be invited to the tournament specifically by the ACES Nationals team.
Fully sanctioned by the Football Association (2021 tournament pending), the event is an exciting date in the junior football calendar for both boys and girls teams of 15 different age groups.
The youth tournament is ultimately a celebration of junior football. It’s a fantastic opportunity for teams to showcase a range of young talent in an exciting battle for the ACES Nationals title.
Age groups relate to the 2021/2022 season
U17 Boys (11 aside) – Sunday 8th August
U9 Boys (7v7) – Saturday 14th August
U13 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 14th August
U10 Boys (7v7) – Sunday 15th August
U14 Boys (11 aside) Sunday 15th August
U11 Boys (9v9) – Saturday 21st August
U15 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 21st August
U12 Boys (9v9) – Sunday 22nd August
U16 Boys (11 aside ) – Sunday 22nd August
U12 Girls (7v7) – Saturday 28th August
U14 Girls (9v9) – Saturday 28th August
U16 Girls (11 aside) – Saturday 28th August
U13 Girls (9v9) – Sunday 29th August
U15 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday 29th August
U17 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday 29th August
(age relates to season 2021/2022)
Riverside Sports Complex,