TALENTS OF TODAY – STARS OF TOMORROW
It’s May which means: it’s time for the Lennart Johansson Academy Trophy 2019! From 24th till 26th of May 30 teams from all over the world will play together in Solna, Sweden. This elite tournament is organized by AIK Youth Academy in cooperation with AcademyTrips. With the slogan ‘Talents of today – stars of tomorrow’ it can only be a high quality event!
There are three different age categories: Boys U13, Boys U14 and Girls U14. For the Boys U13 class the participating teams are: Atlético Madrid, Galatasaray, Rapid Wien, Inter Milan, PAOK, SC Heerenveen, PVF Academy, Stromsgodset, KuPS and AIK.
In the Boys U14 class the following teams will be present: Altinordu SK, PSV Eindhoven, Club Brugge, FC Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Odense BK, SK Brann, FC Honka, FC Bayern München and AIK.
Girls U14 will have the following teams: Atlético Madrid, Crossfire Premier, EPS Finland, HJK Helsinki, Oslo Fotballkrets, FC Chertanovo Moscow, Brondby IF, RCD Espanyol, Breidablik and AIK.
In total, 60 matches will be played after which the selections and finals will take place.
With these participants, we will ensure that it will be a prestigious tournament, just like the past editions. Riku Riihilahti, team leader of HJK Helsinki, says the following about the Lennart Johansson Academy Trophy 2018: “The tournament is top quality! Participating teams are extremely competitive, the organisation running the event is professional and all then facilities are state of the art. We have been very pleased in participating in Lennart Johansson Academy Trophy two years in a row.”
Would you like to know more about the tournament? Go to the website! Besides the Lennart Johansson Academy Trophy we organize a lot of other tournaments. Are you and your team interested in participating in one of our elite tournaments? Get in touch with us!