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FC Copa in partnership with Adidas International Training Program is proud to offer you an amazing soccer experience in Spain in the summer of 2011.
This program offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience. You will have the opportunity to spend a few days in Madrid before traveling to the north of Spain to take part in one of the best soccer tournaments in Europe, the Donosi Cup 2011.
In Madrid, home to one of the world's greatest professional soccer clubs ever... Real Madrid F.C., you will enjoy soccer in one of the most prestigious stadiums on earth, Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Real Madrid’s homefield, where you will have the chance to visit their museum and spectacular trophy room.
You will be able to prepare for the tournament with a few training sessions and 1 or 2 friendly games and still have time for sight-seeing in Madrid and nearby cities such as Toledo and Segovia.
During our stay in Madrid we will have the opportunity to live and train at THE SPANISH NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM COMPLEX (Subject to availability at time of booking)
The Tournament - Donosti Cup 2011
The Donosti Cup is an international soccer tournament that offers players and teams from all over the world the opportunity to compete at the highest level in one of the world's soccer power countries. It provides the opportunity to combine soccer,tourism, and fun in one package.
Donosti Cup participants will stay in the city of San Sebastian, Spain.
San Sebastián, known officially as Donostia-San Sebastián is the capital city of the province of Gipuzkoa, in the Basque Country. The city is in the north of the Basque Country, on the southern coast of the Bay of Biscay. San Sebastián's picturesque coastline makes it a popular beach resort.
Over 300 teams from all over the world take part in the Donosti Cup every year, making it one of the most popular multicultural tournaments in Europe.
The teams are guaranteed 4 games during the tournament, a medical assistant at all games, an official tournament picture, and much more…
COME live this once in-a-life-time soccer experience in Spain!!!
San Sebastian - The Host City
Tentative Daily Schedule
Departure New Jersey to travel to Spain
Arrive in Madrid, transfer to accommodations. Light afternoon training session and free time to relax and adjust from the long journey.
Soccer training session with Spanish Coach. Guided tour of the city of Madrid. Friendly match vs. Spanish team.
Visit to Real Madrid’s stadium “Santiago Bernabéu.” Transfer to San Sebastian(Donosti). Team & Player registration at Anoeta Stadium.
1st Phase matches. Opening ceremony at professional club stadium of La Real Sociedad CF.
1st Phase matches. Visit to “La Concha” Bay for swimming.
1st Phase matches. Visit to the nearby city of Biarritz and south of France.
Final Phase matches (Play-off's) Delegates' match. Donosti Cup Disco.
Semi finals,. Consolation Finals.
Players Party, Delegates Dinner/Party.
Finals. Trophy ceremony. Return to Madrid
July 10: Return home
Spain 2011 Tour - Includes
All ground transportation required throughout the program (airport
transfers included). Everyday transportation to training facilities, as well as the other activities programmed).
All entries to Donosti cup tournament.
Accommodation (for parents, hotel while in Madrid and while at tournament, for players hotel in Madrid and University dorms while at tournament. 9 full nights in Spain)
For parents, half board during entire trip (Two meals). For players, half board in Madrid and full board (three meals) while at the tournament.