Göteborg – the Swedish name of Gothenburg – Sweden’s second largest city, is undergoing a transformation from industrial seaport to contemporary cultural and international sports venue – perfect for that football tour. One of the best ways to get to know the city is through the Gothenburg Pass, which provides entry to a host of attractions as well as free public transport, on buses, trams, trains and archipelago boats to all football teams whilst on tour.
Perhaps the most surprising change in Gothenburg is in its restaurants and other eateries. The city has gained an international reputation for innovative cuisine using local produce, mainly north Atlantic fish and shellfish.
Liseberg in central Gothenburg is Northern Europe´s largest and most beautiful amusement park, and one of Sweden´s most popular attractions of any kind.
Gothenburg has built a bright new global reputation as one of Northern Europe´s most exciting and above all enjoyable places for a football tour. Gothenburg is a friendly and pleasant city of convenient size, where most of the many sights and attractions of international magnitude are located within easy walking distance, as are most shops, restaurants and cafés.
Summer Holiday Football Tournament
Friendly Match Arrangements
We can arrange for your team to play in one of the largest football tournaments in the World, which takes place in July. Should you wish to travel at other times of the year, we can recommend one day football tournaments in Sweden or friendly matches during your stay.
The Gothia Cup is one of the world’s largest youth football tournaments with over 1,200 teams and some 60 nations taking part. It is the perfect chance for teams to play against international opposition and experience the very special atmosphere that is created where a whole world unites. The tournament itself takes place in the fantastic city of Gothenburg, which is renowned for hosting great sporting events and provides the ideal setting for a tournament as good as this !
In Sweden you can choose to chill on a bed of ice staying at the World famous Ice Hotel, or even stay in an authentic 19th century prison! The Swedish standard of life is high, although we have available excellent hotels in all price categories or if you prefer, you can opt to stay in a more modest guesthouse or camping site.