Youdan Trophy offers the most competitive international academy football in England with top quality accommodation and playing facilities. The tournament is by invitation only and teams are selected based on previous performance as well as stature of the club, which is normally based on their on-line application, normally available towards the end of the calendar year, for the following year’s tournament. In past years, teams and referees have travelled to Sheffield from five continents. The competition aims to deliver a high quality of football standard as well as giving young players a chance to play in a world class competition, whilst making new friends and enjoying a football themed week.

Tournament Details

Held in Sheffield over the weekend of 3rd August - 6th August, 2018's tournament details in full are still to be finalised. Keep an eye on here and our social media channels for announcements and updates. What we do know is the age categories are U14 and U16.

Format - 11 v 11

To Qualify

You must be a U14 or U16 team

Players eligibility (born from-to):

U14 - 01.09.2004 - 31.08.2005

U16 - 10.09.2002 - 31.08.2003


Sheffield Hallam University Sports Park, Bawtry Rd, Sheffield, S9 1UA

To express your interest in participating in the Sheffield Pro tournament, please fill in the information below.

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