Gallini Cup

Elite Football Tournament

Gallini Cup is the largest international youth football tournament in Italy.
Each year 120 clubs are selected to participate, including a professional team in every qualification group.
A showcase of youth football

What We Offer

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Unique opportunity for talented players

All participants of Gallini Cup play some matches with professional teams, because every qualification group includes an elite Club from Champions League, Europa League, Serie A, Premier League, ecc.

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Lifetime international experience

Since 1999 Gallini Cup hosted thousands of young players from every Continent, with unconditional spirit of welcome and brotherhood, becoming the largest and most prestigious football tournament in Italy.

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A vibrant melting pot of youth

Many top players reached the major leagues of Europe right after playing at Gallini Cup.
Back in the years, as now, participants live an important experience that leads to strengthening the values of fair play.

Gallini Cup #24, the largest Easter football tournament in Italy

16-18 April 2022

Composition of every qualification group

1 Elite Team

A top team from Serie A, Champions League, Europa League, etc.

1 International

A selected international football team from around the world

1 Top Academy

A "Scuola Calcio Elite", the highest youth title in Italy, acknowledge by FIGC

1 Domestic Team

A local team from Pordenone that makes its stadium available to play

Stage group with 32 teams divided in 8 groups of 4 teams

They already played at Gallini Cup

More than 150 Gallini players have reached the best European leagues. Do you know who they are?

Gallini players png 2021
Qualification Tournaments

Teams at Gallini Cup are selected. Those who don’t meet the requirements can register to a qualification tournament. The winners automatically qualify for the next Gallini Cup!

BUDAPEST CUP
17-19 June 2022

In Budapest you can combine the history of an amazing capital, great football teams and fun lesiure activities for any age.

EAST VENICE CUP
20-23 June 2022

Enjoy days of sport and fun playing in the coast of Venice, while lodging in a beautiful camping with water park on the beach.

BALKAN CUP
1-3 July 2022

The official Gallini qualification tournament in the Balkan peninsula will be in the great sport center of Stara Zagora, in Bulgaria.

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The host city in Friuli Venezia Giulia

Pordenone, Italy

Pordenone is a beautiful town near Venice, perfect for holidays and sport. Parents, players and leaders can enjoy a vast list of activities to do in their free time between matches.

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A unique elite football tournament in Europe

Why Choose Us

Professional Teams

In every qualification group there is a top team from Champions League, Europa League, Serie A, Premier League, Serie B, etc.

Truly International

More the 50% of the teams are international, so all participants play with several foreign teams, from the 5 Continents

It's a family business

The tournament is managed by Tiziano Cornacchia with his sons Stefano and Matteo, and the support of the all family since 1999

Amazing parade

The opening ceremony starts in the medieval alleys of the city, surrounded by flags, and ends with a huge confetti show

Near Venice

The city center of Venice and other beautiful cities are easily reachable by train directly from our Hotels in Pordenone

Real Referees

At Gallini Cup there are no amateurs referees. All matches are managed by officials of AIA selected by FIGC

Best food

There is no limit on the amount of good food that participants can get at any meal: pasta, rice, bread and vegetables are all you can eat!

Tradition

With 25 years of tournaments' experience and a neverending list of references, we are a very trustable partner

Let's have some fun!

Other events

We believe that international tournaments should focus on education and inclusion. Gallini Cup takes place in the same days of Cornacchia World Cup and Donna Cup, with which it shares some events and gathering moments, perfect opportunities to make new friends from all over the world.

“Of course I remember the Gallini Cup! We used to go to many tournaments at that time, but the Gallini was so nice!”

"This is the best tournament I have ever participated. Truly amazing."
FC Vevey
Switzerland
"We came out with memories that will last us a lifetime."
Beadling SC
U.S.A.
"A fantastic tournament. Everything was well organized, and just simply very professional."
Videoton FC
Hungary
"I perfectly understand what means to organize an event with 100 teams, and everything was perfect!"
Romania
National Team
"Four days of sporting and human development, in an impeccable organizational context for courtesy and availability."
Bologna FC
Italy
"The entire group was immensely impressed by the entire organization. Extremely high standard and well thought out."
Tramway FC
South Africa
"A wonderful experience we want to repeat every year."​
KV Kortrijk
Belgium
"Prestigious tournament with teams from all over the world. Excellent organization, with the final played in front of a huge audience."
FK Partizan Belgrade
Serbia
"Organization, atmosphere and completion were really very impressive."
Shangai FC Inter Academy
China

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Send us a request and make your first step into the tournament! If you are a travel agency or a football coach, we can offer you everything you are searching for.

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Our Story

Born in 1999 Gallini Cup is now the largest football tournament in Italy

Top teams

Many professional teams participate at Gallini Cup every year

Gallini players

More than 150 Gallini players reached the best European league

Location

Gallini Cup takes place in Pordenone, a beautiful town near Venice

Program

Details of the tournament
April 2022

Opening ceremony

The program includes a parade in the city center and a confetti show

The Party

A great gathering moment for coaches and players

Awards ceremony

All teams receive a trophy on the last day

Registration

Fill this form and make your first step into the tournament

Regulation

Tournament's rules.

Services

Just relax and enjoy the tournament, we think about everything

News

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