The Mediterranean International Cup (MIC) is an International youth football tournament held during the Easter period in the idyllic region of Costa Brava (North East Coast of Spain). The MIC is unique as it offers any youth football player and club the opportunity to meet and compete against the most famous clubs of the World. Regular attendees include Manchester United, Barcelona, Inter Milan, RCD Espanyol, Atletico Madrid, and even the Brazil National youth team and many more… Some past players of the MIC include: Cesc Fabregas, Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr and Piqué. 

Each team will play a minimum of 4 guaranteed fixtures and a maximum of 7, culminating with the finals day on Easter Sunday. During the group stages each team will face 3 group games with at least one ‘elite’ team selected in each group and play at various venues across the Costa Brava region.

Age Groups (European age brackets):

Boys - U12, U14, U16, U19

Girls - U14, U19 (only 3 day tournament thurs to Sat)

  • Resorts
  • Accommodation
  • Excursions
  • Itinerary

The tournament is held in the Costa Brava region utilising a number of resorts in the area. Your age category will determine which resort you will be located in and the football facilities you will play games at:

Costa Brava
Costa Brava

Groups that stay North of Barcelona in the Costa Brava will be located in the resort of Santa Susanna or Lloret

  • Beach resort on the Mediterranean
  • Based 45 minutes outside Barcelona City centre
  • Selection of 3* and 4* hotels

Depending on your groups demands the tournament hotels can offer a full board package at a variety of hotels close to your playing venue which are typically 3* standard. Please see below for example tournament accommodation:

Aquamarina Hotel
Aquamarina Hotel


  • Walking distance to beach front
  • Sports facilities within walking distance
  • Adaptable meal provision and group friendly

To enhance your tour experience a number of excursions and activities can be added to your itinerary:

Camp Nou Stadium
Camp Nou Stadium

Learn about the history of FC Barcelona and its incredible achievements in the form of trophies and interactive tables and wall displays. Visit the special area dedicated to Argentinian superstar Leo Messi, where you can see his four Ballons d’Or and his three Golden Boots, and enjoy all of his goals on two interactive walls. Feel what it is like to be a player about to walk out onto the Camp Nou pitch in the players tunnel before the spectacular views pitchside. Other areas to visit include the press room, commentary box, and changing room that has been used by legendary players from some of the greatest teams in the world.

PortAventura Theme Park
PortAventura Theme Park

With over 4 million visitors a year, Port Aventura is one of the most visited themeparks annually throughout Europe! Explore the variety of themed lands and enjoy a mix of roller coaster and water rides to entertain the entire group.

Aquapolis Water Park
Aquapolis Water Park

You will find attractions for all ages including jacuzzis, wave pool, large lakes, rapids and fantastic shows with acrobatic dolphins and sea lions. Get your adrenaline flowing and enjoy the Hurricane, Boomerang, Black Hole, Splash and Kamikaze. Or if you prefer more sedate attractions, then we suggest you try the gentler Speed Race, Zig Zag and Rapids. You can't miss the spectacular Aquopolis Dolphinarium, unique in the Costa Dorada where you can meet the dolphins and have a swim with the friendly sea lion. 


Depart UK for flight to Barcelona

Arrive Barcelona and coach transfer to accommodation



Tournament opening ceremony at the Palamós Stadium

Tournament group stage matches



Tournament group stage matches



Last 16 Progression matches



Quarter final Progression matches and U12 semi and final

Excursion into Barcelona, visiting Las Ramblas and Camp Nou Stadium tour



U14, U16 and U19 semi and final matches

Transfer to Barcelona airport for flight back to UK

Arrive UK


Tour ends