Our second National Tournament is happening! After a successful tournament in Vancouver last year, we are taking the Canada Tournament to Toronto. All five Canadian Escolas, Vancouver, Ottawa, Toronto, Montreal and Edmonton, will be participating in this second edition of the FCBEscola Canada Tournament. We are sure it will be a fantastic event where players will be able to put their skills to the test against the other academies throughout the country and enjoy a wonderful trip with their families and friends.
From pricing information, to age groups and tournament structure, you will be able to find all the information regarding the trip in this document. See all the details below and we hope to see you in Toronto this fall!
The following age categories will be present at the tournament:
The tournament in Toronto will have a typical structure of a group stage followed by a knockout round. Each age group would have two groups of which the top two teams will classify onto the knockout round.
See below for more information about the tournament structure:
The tournament will consist of a group stage followed by a knockout stage for the qualified teams.
Each team participating in the tournament is guaranteed to play a minimum of six games during the event.
In total we will have between 4 to 8 teams of each age group. The exact number will be released as we get closer to the start date.
All games in the tournament will be 25 minutes long. The tournament will start on Friday and finish on Sunday morning.
All games between ages U6 to U12 will be 7v7. U16s will play 11v11 and U14s will be determined soon.
All players participating in the tournament will be expected to abide by the values that represent the club.
All travel arrangements and expenses will be the responsibility of the attending families. You will only need to pay for the Tournament fee which covers the tournament and player insurance costs.