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 14 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
U9 Boys (7v7) – Saturday 12th June
U13 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 12th June
U10 Boys (7v7) – Sunday 13th June
U14 Boys (11 aside) Sunday 13th June
U11 Boys (9v9) – Saturday 19th June
U15 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 19th June
U12 Boys (9v9) – Sunday 20th June
U16 Boys (11 aside ) – Sunday 20th June
U12 Girls (7v7) – Saturday 26th June
U14 Girls (9v9) – Saturday 26th June
U16 Girls (11 aside) – Saturday 26th June
U13 Girls (9v9) – Sunday 27th June
U15 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday 27th June
U17 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday 27th June
U17 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 3rd July
(age relates to season 2021/2022)
Riverside Sports Complex,