2019 Tour

2019 Soccer Academy European Fan Tour


After touring Italy, Spain & Germany over the last two years, the fan tour will return to the United Kingdom and the home of the English Premier League.

Dates: February 23rd  - March 2nd

Itinerary Outline:

Saturday Feb 23rd:    Participants fly into London Heathrow, check into DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Westminster, 30 John Islip Street, London, Greater London.

Meet in hotel at 1.00pm.

Sightseeing day in London (or additional game depending on TV schedule, info available 2-4 weeks before the tour)

  • Double Decker Bus tour of the Historic City  
  • Houses of Parliament, Big Ben
  • Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guard
  • London Eye
  • Madam Tussaud’s wax museum  

Sunday Feb 24th        

Approx. noon the group will depart the hotel for the short tube ride to the Home of Arsenal FC the Emirates Stadium.

Match:  2:05pm Kick Off     Arsenal v Southampton EPL

Club level seats -includes bar, beer & wine, and match day program. 

Monday Feb. 25th      Mid Morning board a train for Cardiff, Wales. (2h 30m)

                                  Check into Park Inn by Radisson Cardiff City CentreMary Ann Street, Cardiff CF10 2HJ

                                 Afternoon ‘Hop on Hop off Bus Tour’ of Historic Cardiff


Tuesday Feb 26th     Morning sightseeing

                                    Cardiff Castle, Principality Stadium, National Museum of Wales

                                    Match: 7:30pm Kick Off Cardiff v Everton EPL

Wednesday Feb 27th   Morning train to Manchester (3h 0m)

                                    Check into Manchester City Center Hotel –  Double Tree by Hilton, One Piccadilly Place, 1                Auburn St.Manchester, Greater Manchester

                                    Afternoon sightseeing, National Football Museum

                                    Stadium Tour home of Manchester United, Old Trafford

                                    Match: Kick Off 8:00pm Manchester City v West Ham at The Etihad Stadium

This match includes a Hospitality package, lounge bar access pre and post-game, padded club level seats. Complimentary match day program


Thursday Feb 28th       Morning train to Manchester airport (0h 25min)

                                    Board Aer Lingus flight to Dublin, Ireland (1h 0min)

                                    Check into Academy Plaza Hotel  10-14 Findlater Place, off Upper O’Connell St, Dublin

                                     Evening walk to Temple Bar nightlife district


Friday March 1st       Morning ‘Hop on hop off bus Tour’ of Dublin

                                    Afternoon Guinness Factory Tour

                                  Match:Kick Off TBC. Shamrock Rovers v Dundalk FC. Irish Premier League

 Saturday March 2nd  Depart for the USA

 What’s Included?

  • Seven Nights Accommodation (3 or 4 star) Breakfast included each morning
    • 2 Nights In London
    • 2 Nights in Cardiff
    • 1 Night in Manchester
    • 2 Nights in Dublin
  • Four Match tickets
    • Arsenal v Southampton – Club level seats
    • Cardiff v Everton
    • Manchester City v West Ham – Hospitality Package & Club level seats
    • Shamrock Rovers v Dundalk FC
  • Rail transportation
    • London to Cardiff
    • Cardiff to Manchester
    • Manchester City Center to Manchester Airport
  • Air transportation 
    • Manchester to Dublin
  • Double Decker Bus tour in Cardiff
  • Double Decker Bus tour in Dublin
  • Soccer Academy Staff & local guides



$1950 (sign up before November 15th)

$2050 (sign up after November 15thand before January 5th)

$2150 (sign up after January 5th)

Deposit of $500 due at sign up. Remaining balance due January 31st

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