With over 400 teams expected this is a must for all.
The tournament will be seven aside for Under 7s, 8s, 9s, 10s, 11s, 12s, 13s, 14s and 15s for both boys and girls. Under 16s, 18s and Seniors can play in either seven or eleven aside or both.
Already we have received entries from Europe.
The winners of each age group will receive medals, a set of 10 mitre footballs and 100 car stickers with their club badge and logo. Runners up will also receive medals and 100 cars stickers with their club badge.*
Under 7's and 8's will play in a football festival in accordance with the 2008 / 2009 FA guidelines on competitive football. All players who participate in these age groups will receive a medal after the matches are completed.**
There will be trade stands indoors where you can look and buy all the latest kits and equipment, including the fantastic igoal which will be used at the event.
The FA will be present with their respect campaign where you can find out about becoming a referee and they will also have details of the various courses that the FA run.
There will be various football skill competitions with prizes.
DE Photography will be on site for you to take home photos of the day. They will also have photos of the day on their website after the event for you to browse at your leisure
The tournament will be held at the prestigious Kent Showground, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, chosen for its easy access and facilities. It is situated on the A249 that connects the two main arteries of Kent, the M2 and the M20, making it just a 20 minute drive from South London, Dartford, Dover or Folkestone. Facilities include easy parking, toilets and showers. Hot and cold food will be available.
The entry fee is £30 for seven a side and £40 for eleven a side per team and more info can be found about the tournament on www.kentfootballtournament.com