The Hanze Trophy

R&T Tours are proud to link in with some of the biggest and best football tournaments across Europe! 
Your team can be represented at a Premium Tournament, amongst hundreds of teams from up to 11 different countries.  So if you want your tournament experience to be extra special - read on.

Attracting around 120 teams, organisers vv SVI and ZAC arrange a football tournament programme that is highly appreciated by the participants and with around 6 nationalities represented the tournament has a truly international flavour. 

Date:   Easter Weekend 11th & 12th April 2020

Age Groups:   Boys U10 to U15

Entrance fee:  For 1 team is included. Each additional team £180

Host Country:

 

 

 

Holland

Organiser:  vv SVI and ZAC of Zwolle.

Sports Grounds:  Played across 2 excellent venues in the region of Zwolle, Holland.  Since the start of the tournament in 2003 the event has become one of the most prestigious in the region.  All venues have a clubhouse serving food and drinks.

Programme:  Minimum of 6 matches are played with a duration of 2 x 15 minutes each way.

Format:  U10 & U11 - 7v7;  U12 & U13 - 8v8;  U14 to U17 - 11v11.  Dispensation can be granted on request to teams from countries with different age breakdowns.
Unlimited subs allowed for all 7v7 and 8v8, 5 subs all other formats.
 

Age Category
(male or female)

Born on or after

Players per team

Substitutes

U10

01-01-10

7

99

U11

01-01-09

7

99

U12

01-01-08

8

99

U13

01-01-07

9 or 11

5

U14

01-01-06

11

5

U15

01-01-05

11

5

U16

01-01-04

11

5

U17

01-01-03

11

5

U18

01-01-02

11

5

U19

01-01-01

11

5

 

Saturday Morning: Opening ceremony with a show, a dance performance and a parade. Start of the match programme. The tournament will be played across two sports parks in the south of Zwolle. The matches will be officiated by referees from the KNVB.

Sunday Morning: Continuation of the match programme. Qualification matches and finals followed by prize-giving ceremony at both sports parks.

Afternoon:  UEFA Respect ceremony: every participant receives a medal on the podium.

Participating Countries:  Belgium Denmark France Germany Netherlands Ireland Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Netherlands, Ireland, England

Things to do:  On the banks of the River Ijssel, the charming town of Zwolle is well worth a visit.  Wander the charming streets, stroll along the banks of a canal or visit Dinoland!  If you fancy a little more excitement, the popular Walibi World Theme Park is only 30 minutes away.

Accommodation for The Hanze Trophy:  Comfortable self catering accommodation set amongst beautiful forested areas in 6 berth bungalows, chalets and caravans.