Holland Cup

11 - 12 April 2020
, Almere

International competition

So get involved in the new edition!
Participating countries: 
Austria Belgium Czech Republic Denmark France Germany Italy Netherlands England Scotland Sweden

Around 300 teams from all of Europe: now that's an international competition. With the Holland Cup, it's clear to see that football really is a world sport. Whether you're from Scotland or Italy, whatever language you speak - everyone shares the same passion. So get involved in the new edition! You'll be warmly welcomed in Almere, close to Amsterdam. The international competition takes place across four beautiful sports parks around the centre of Almere. And if you want to blow off a little steam, you can visit the nearby Johan Cruijff ArenA, the home grounds of Ajax or the famous centre of Amsterdam. It'll be a thrilling Easter weekend.. 

Age Categories: 
G13, G15, G17, U10, U11, U12, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, U19
Organiser: 
FC Almere, ASC Waterwijk, Sporting Almere & AS '80
Teams: 
300
First edition: 
1986
Friday
Afternoon /
Arrival: check-in with welcome and information from our on-site employees.

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

Evening /
Free time.

See tourist information for some great tips. 

Saturday
Daytime /
Start of the match programme.

The matches will be played at four large sports parks around the centre of Almere. The matches will be officiated by referees from the  Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB).

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

At the  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 Holland Cup is organised by FC Almere, AS'80, ASC Waterwijk and Sporting Almere with the active support of the city of Almere.

Sport facillity

The Holland Cup is played at four modern sports parks, all situated around the centre of Almere. The sports park has 5 to 8 fields and a beautiful clubhouse with a big canteen and terrace. The sports parks have plenty of parking facilities.

 

Almere

Almere (200,000 inhabitants) was built on reclaimed land and is the fastest growing city in the Netherlands. It is located just 20 km from Amsterdam, on the opposite side of the IJmeer lake. By train it takes just 20 minutes to reach the centre of Amsterdam. But there's no need to take the train if you want to shop, as Almere has one of the largest shopping centres in the Netherlands.

Amsterdam

Amsterdam is the capital of the Netherlands. You'll never get tired of it. The city is known for its historic canals, picturesque and often ancient buildings, the many museums, shopping streets, the many markets, the fascinating nightlife. The Anne Frank House, the Kalverstraat, the Dam, the Leidseplain, the Vondelpark - they're all fantastic sights. Take a tour of the canals and you'll see almost all of the 'must-see's' from the water. More information about Amsterdam can be found here.

Johan Cruijff ArenA

The Johan Cruijff ArenA is the football stadium of Ajax. It is also one of the largest multifunctional stadiums in Europe, where all the greatest artists in the world have performed. Visit the Johan Cruijff ArenA and enjoy a complete tour full of interesting facts and of course the unforgettable highlights of Ajax. For more information click here.