The Galway Cup

The Galway Cup
 is a youth soccer tournament held every year in Salthill Devon Fc, Galway, Ireland. The Galway Cup is one of Ireland and indeed Europe’s premier youth tournaments.

The competition began in 2005 with only 6 age groups competing. It is seen as one of the most important and pivotal tournaments in the West of Ireland, as it presents an opportunity for the youth of Ireland to show their abilities. The quality shown at the Galway cup is always top tier and some immaculate football is played.

Academy teams such as Ireland, Northern Ireland, Leicester City, Aberdeen, Ipswich, Wolves and more have participated in the tournament, along with teams from the U.S. and Canada in recent times.

Package Includes

  • School Tournament Accommodation
  • Half Board Meals – Breakfast & Dinner
  • Tournament Registration – Min 4 Games per team
  • Tournament Transfers
  • Airport Transfers
  • Cup for Winners
  • Excursions and sightseeing in Derry & Dublin

Optional Extras

  • Travel Insurance for all travelling
  • Excursions and Sightseeing in Ireland
  • Extended Stay


  • Boys Under 13s – 2005 – 11 v 11
  • Boys Under 13s Elite – 2005 – 11 v 11
  • Boys Under 15s – 2003 – 11 v 11
  • Boys Under 15s Elite – 2003 – 11 v 11
  • Boys Under 17s – 2001 – 11 v 11


  • August 7thDeparture & Transfers to Foyle Cup Accommodation
  • August 8thOpening Ceremony & 1st Round of Tournament Fixtures,
  • August 9thto 10th Tournament Knock out rounds
  • August 11th Tournament Finals, Depart & Transfers to home

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Football Tour Information

Accommodation: 3* Hotel ot better

When: : 7th to 11th July 2018

Days: 5

Who: For boys

Transport: Included

Coordinator: Entire duration of the tour

Tour Venue: Salthill, Galway

Match Tickets: Optional – N/A