About the Gothia Cup
The Gothia Cup is not only Sweden’s biggest annual event, it is also the world’s largest youth football tournament. In 2012, an all-time high of 37,200 players from 1625 teams and 80 nationalities participated in this tournament, held in Gothenburg, Sweden.
In addition, it also remains the most international tournament in the world, with more than a half of participating teams coming from abroad. Since its inception in 1975, millions of players from 137 nations have been represented in Gothenburg.