2020 Tournament

Pitchero ACES Nationals is open to the top league or cup winners, all in with a chance to represent their towns or cities for a shot at the prestigious Pitchero ACES Nationals title.

The 2019 tournament saw over 360 teams attend over four weekends in June. Extended to 15 age groups, over 15,000 players, managers and spectators attended making it the biggest Nationals ever. The 2020 tournament is planned to yet again be even bigger and better!!

The Pitchero ACES Nationals team work hard together throughout the year to identify the nation’s most successful teams both boys and girls, before sending out invites to their respective clubs, ensuring the highest quality teams entering the event get the call-up. The event has a strict rule which only allows local league footballers to participate, therefore academy or school of excellence players are not allowed to enter. For further information please see Entry Criteria and Rules

Due to the high level of local talent on the pitch, scouts from professional clubs across the premier and football league will be scattered around the event on the lookout for potential stars.


Additional information  

Age group relates to season 2020/2021


Teams from all over the country enter on an invitation basis


Each team is monitored and checked to ensure the highest quality competition. For further information please see Entry Criteria and Rules


Top of the league teams or cup winners in your town or city should contact Pitchero ACES Nationals


Each team selected will represent their nearest town or city


Fixtures are drawn at a unique opening ceremony


Major club scouts will be attendance


Each year Pitchero ACES Nationals is fully Sanctioned by the Football Association prior to the tournament commencing.


Accommodation assistance is available


There will be hot & cold refreshments available all day


The venue hosts excellent facilities

2020 Dates

Riverside Sports Complex,
Trent Side,
Nottingham NG7 2SA


(age relates to season 2020/2021)


U9 Boys (7v7) – Saturday 13th June
U13 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 13th June
U10 Boys (7v7) – Sunday 14th June
U14 Boys (11 aside) Sunday 14th June

U11 Boys (9v9) – Saturday 20th June
U15 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 20th June
U12 Boys (9v9) – Sunday 21st June
U16 Boys (11 aside ) – Sunday 21st June

U12 Girls (7v7) – Saturday 27th June
U14 Girls (9v9) – Saturday 27th June
U16 Girls (11 aside) – Saturday 27th June
U13 Girls (9v9) – Sunday 28th June
U15 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday  28th June
U17 Girls (11 aside) – Sunday 28th June

U17 Boys (11 aside) – Saturday 4th July

(age relates to season 2020/2021)


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