General Information

IberCup's Tournament

The IberCup is currently one of the most important World Youth Soccer Tournaments in the world. Since the first edition, around 100 countries have been represented in our competitions. Every year, between boys's and girls's categories, around 50,000 players participate in a super competitive week with fantastic experiences and unique opportunity to face teams from all continents. IberCup creates the possibility of any interactions both outside and on the field and this makes IberCup recognized as the most international youth competition in the world.
IberCup takes place in different locations: check all locations on our site.

 

Tournament Facts

In our Qualifier Tournaments, you will find some of the best teams in the World as FC Barcelona, Liverpool FC, Real Madrid, Manchester City, Ajax, Bayer Leverkusen, O. Lyon, Atletico Madrid, Philadelphia Union, Inter Milan, Juventus, FC Porto, SL Benfica, Sporting Clube de Portugal, FC Zenit, Valencia CF, Sevilla FC, Real Betis, Malaga CF, Espanyol Barcelona, Deportivo la Coruña, Chivas Guadalajara, Paris St Germain, CR Vasco da Gama or Olympique Marseille. Also, reach the trophy in a Qualifier tournament and achieve the dream to participate in the IberCup World Final!

 

Who May Participate

All clubs, which are members of their FIFA affiliated national associations, are welcome to participate in the IberCup. The club has to be a member of their FIFA affiliated national association. In countries where soccer is operated by the schools we also allow teams affiliated by their school football association.

 

Number of Teams in the Tournament

This Tournament is a very special event different from all other IberCup editions. Therefore, this is an exclusive event with some of the best 2008 categories in Brazil and one Top Club from MLS, that is Philadelphia Union.

In total the Tournament will have 12 selected teams.

 

Competition

The tournament begins with the group stage. The teams are divided into two groups of six teams where all the teams will meet in a round robin series (each team play against each other). Classification/standings will be determined according to points.

  • Victory is 3 points;
  • Draw 1 point;
  • Defeat 0 points.

The top three teams in each group will advance to Super Groups Gold. The other teams in the group will play the Super Group Silver. The Super Group stage is also played in a round robin series and after this second phase teams will go directly to the final. 

All players must be insured, both for games and leisure time. 

 

Accommodation categories

In 2020:

Hotel Accommodation: Half board (breakfast and dinner). Breakfast and dinner at the hotel. Arrival with dinner included, departure with breakfast included. The IberPass and accommodation fee is included in the cost.

Without Accommodation: Only for local teams (until 60 kilometers from the competition centers). All participants in this category need to pay a participant fee that includes the IberPass. There is a limited number of teams accepted in this category.

 

Important Dates

  • 10 days before the tournament: Match schedule is posted.
  • For other dates please check the Agenda section on our website.

In case, of unforeseen circumstances, Ibercup Organization reserves the right to be able to change above mentioned dates.

 

IberPass

IberPass is included in the accommodation package for all participants. Check the advantages with our sales department.