Bayern Trophy

11 - 12 April 2020
, München

An international highlight

International youth football tournament in Munich, Germany: Bayern Trophy
Participating countries: 
Austria Belgium Czech Republic France Germany Italy Netherlands Poland England Hungary Switzerland

If you’re looking for an international competition, the Bayern Trophy is definitely the perfect choice. The tournament is a highlight on the international calendar. It is a summit between teams from Northern and Southern Europe. The previous edition of the Bayern Trophy certainly did not disappoint, with around 100 teams from over 12 different countries taking part: from the Balkan states to Denmark, Ireland to Slovakia and everything in between. The tournament is the pride of  Heimstetten and Ismaning, Two friendly suburbs near the Munich Northeast ring. Although the competition on the pitches is the top priority, it is also good to know that you can hop on the suburban railway (S-Bahn) and reach Marienplatz, Munich’s central square, in no time.

Age Categories: 
U10, U11, U12, U13, U14, U15, U17, U19
Organiser: 
SV Heimstetten, FC Ismaning,
Teams: 
180
First edition: 
2007
Friday
Afternoon /
Arrival: check-in with welcome address and information from our on-site employees at the beautiful Olympic Stadium in Munich.

You will be informed in person about your stay and the tournament. 

Evening /
Free time. See tourist information for some great tips. Option: a tour at the Allianz Arena or Olympic stadium.
Saturday
Morning /
Opening ceremony followed by the start of the match programme. The matches will be played at various locations in Munich East. The matches will be officiated by referees from the BFV.
Evening /
Free time. See tourist information for some great tips.
Sunday
Daytime /
Continuation of the match programme. Qualification matches and finals followed by prize-giving ceremony at the sports parks.
Afternoon /
UEFA Respect ceremony: every participant receives a medal on the podium.
Evening /
Free time. See tourist information for some great tips.
Monday
Morning
Departure.

Organiser

The Bayern Trophy is organised by  SV Heimstetten e.V and FC Ismaning .SV Heimstetten was founded in 1967 and has 18 Teams in competition. FC Ismaning was founded in 1921 and has approx. 500 active members and 17 youth teams in competition. 

Sport facillity

The Bayern Trophy will be played at 2 venues. The 2 clubs; FC Ismaning and SV Heimstetten both have 4 beautiful pitches and a restaurant at their sportspark. There will also be a cosy festival tent pitched here during the tournament.

Heimstetten & Ismaning

Ismaning (16,000 inhabitants) and Heimstetten (7,000 inhabitants) are located close to the Munich ring road near the Allianz Arena – the renowned stadium of FC Bayern Munich. The famous Marienplatz square in the city centre of Munich is approximately 20 minutes away by car or public transport.

Munich

Folklore and modernity go hand in hand in Munich. Munich is the city of the historic Marienplatz and its beautifully decorated buildings. It is the city of the Oktoberfest with happy people in ‘lederhosen’ and ‘dirndl’ dresses. Car enthusiasts will no doubt think of BMW, but the main attraction is, of course, FC Bayern Munich and the Allianz Arena! The atmospheric centre is full of old Bavarian architecture, lively shopping streets and numerous terraces that are pleasantly filled during stretches of fine weather. Munich is definitely worth a visit!

Shopping and enterainment

Munich is perfect for shopping and good food. You’ll find shops, cafés and traditional Bavarian eateries on and around the central Marienplatz square. Would you like to supplement your vitamins after the games? If so, pay a visit to Munich's famous daily market, the Viktualienmarkt, near the Marienplatz. Here, you can enjoy a wide range of cheap delicacies, like sausages, sandwiches and many other traditional Bavarian treats. Then go and enjoy it in the Biergarten. You’re welcome to bring your own food, as long as you buy your drinks in the Biergarten. So, it’s also a great, budget-friendly solution!

Allianz Arena

The Allianz Arena is the FC Bayern Munich stadium. The white exterior is illuminated in a wide spectrum of colours, so you can spot the stadium from a great distance. Always wanted to see the inside? Well, it is possible! Among other things, you’ll also be able to enjoy a guided tour of the training complex during your visit. You can also visit the FC Bayern Experience. Here, you’ll learn everything about the club’s history and, after that, you can buy some great FC Bayern Munich souvenirs. It’s essential to make your booking well in advance, because the tours are very popular! Look here for more detailed information and to register: https://allianz-arena.com/en/tours-and-fcb-erlebniswelt/arena-tour.