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Girls Football Tour to the Gothia Cup: East End Blizzard WFC U15

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Girls Football Tour to the Gothia Cup: East End Blizzard WFC U15

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Girls Football Tour to the Gothia Cup

During their week long football tour to Sweden to participate in the prestigious Gothia Cup Football Tournament, the players of East End Blizzard Football Club from Aberdeen were able to enjoy Sweden's second largest city at its most beautiful time, with it's warm sea breezes, flowering parks and sparkling canals.

East End Blizzards Team Photo

The Gothia Cup was the main focus for the tour and is one of the worlds largest youth football tournaments, attracting more than 1500 teams each year. This is a truly global event with teams having participated from 127 different counties over the years. It is played in a spirit of unity and friendship which, combined with the locals legendary hospitality, always makes for a memorable event.

East End Blizzards in action at Gothia Cup

The young footballers from Aberdeen entered the Under Fifteen Junior Girls section of the competition and were successful in winning all of their group matches and went on to compete in the knock out stages of the main competition.

East End Blizzards WFC U15 : Football Tour to Gothia Cup Highlights!

The football tour to Sweden was very well organised and has left us with some great memories:

  • The Gothia Cup organisation was fantastic
  • The tournament atmosphere - it felt like we were playing in a World Cup!
  • Burleigh Travel's service was outstanding
  • Very welcoming locals
  • Plenty of time to look around away from the tournament

If this is a tour that appeals to you and your Football Club, please contact us through our online enquiry form and we will happily provide you with the information you need.

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  • The Gothia Cup tournament was fantastically well organised; we would recommend it and Burleigh Travel to anyone!

    East End Blizzards Girls football tour to Sweden

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