The World Schools Football Cup Returns to Barcelona This Weekend

The World Schools Football Cup Returns to Barcelona This Weekend

The World Schools Football Cup makes its anticipated return to Barcelona this weekend as 62 teams spanning 22 countries and four continents will begin their quest to become world champions.

With a worldwide audience watching, this football experience will showcase U11 – U17 Boys, and U13, U15 & Open Girls. Hosted at the impressive Mediterranean Sports Village for the third time, which includes eight FIFA grade pitches. The tournament promises a remarkable display of emerging talent on young football stars.

Gathering of pupils from Asia, Africa, Europe, and South America encourages cultural exchange and teamwork while providing international exposure to these fine athletes.

You can view all the latest pictures of the event by visiting our media page here over the weekend.

The full list of schools participating in the exciting three-day youth international experience can be found below:

List of Attending Teams:

Morna International College IbizaSpain
Socrates Educa Internacional School – SalouSpain
Swans International SchoolSpain
Renfrew High SchoolScotland
Beths Grammar SchoolEngland
Everton Football CollegeEngland
Ovingham SchoolEngland
Churchill Community CollegeEngland
The Fowler AcademyEngland
Millfield SchoolEngland
American College of SofiaBulgaria
St George’s International SchoolBulgaria
North Anglia International School – DubaiUAE
Arcadia SchoolUAE
Safa Community SchoolUAE
GEMS Wellington Al-KhailUAE
St Patricks Secondary SchoolIreland
Akbobek International SchoolKazakhstan
International School RigaLatvia
Leipzig International SchoolGermany
Obermayr International SchoolGermany
Franz Marc GymnasiumGermany
French School Voltaire DohaQatar
Glisten International AcademyNigeria
St John’s International SchoolBrazil
Braeburn School ArushaTanzania
Acorns International SchoolUganda
Prior Park SchoolGibraltar
Asia Pacific SchoolsMalaysia
Park Lane International SchoolCzech Republic
Fayston Preparatory of SujiSouth Korea
AICS AmsterdamNetherlands
Cambridge School BucharestRomania
College Alpin Beau SoleilSwitzerland

The action kicks off on Friday when the group stages get underway, followed by the tournament’s opening ceremony.

Matches will continue throughout the day on Saturday with the knockout stages taking place on Sunday.

Selected Matches Live Streamed

We are delighted to confirm selected matches will be live streamed on the World School Games Youtube channel throughout the weekend. Photos, interviews and highlights will also be posted across our social media channels.

The most international event in the history of the World School Games Event Series, the experience captures the brilliance of the global appeal of football, Presenting thrilling matches, outstanding performances, and the universal language of sport.

Barcelona is ready welcome the world, and the World Schools Football Cup is excited to welcome players, coaches and spectators this weekend.

Best of luck to all the youngsters competing in this year’s World Schools Football Cup!

Also, Stay tuned to this weekend’s action by downloading the World Schools Football Cup app by searching ‘WSG Football Cup’ on the App Store or Google Play.