The Sheffield Trophy team would like to invite you to referee our range of 2019 soccer tournaments, tours and festivals.

The Sheffield Trophy offers the most competitive international football in England with top quality accommodation and playing facilities. We are proud of Sheffield’s football heritage and the spirit of its first football pioneers.

Sheffield Trophy are continuing the tradition by also offering first class football tours. Sheffield Trophy Tours provides teams from all over the world, from grassroots to professional level, with the ultimate football experience.

Depending on the event suitable for you please see below what we may have to offer you as a part of the Sheffield Trophy refereeing team

Exclusive packages that embrace training, development, education, and fun! We have options to suit all levels of experience.

  • World class competition soccer
  • Accommodation and meals
  • Transport
  • Top quality kit
  • Referee mentoring led by former MLS and Premier League referee manager Paul Rejer
  • Exclusive excursions
  • Match fees

Hosted at Sheffield United FC’s Academy our development tournaments follow our professional tournament giving grassroots clubs the opportunity to match their skills with the Pro Academies. These tournaments are open to all clubs in a specified age groups who wish to partake. Grassroots teams can be a year older than the professional teams to support competition.

  • U7 Development: Saturday 26th January 2019
  • U8 Development: Saturday 23rd February 2019
  • U9 Development: Saturday 30th March 2019
  • U10 Development: Saturday 27th April 2019
  • U11 Development: Saturday 18th May 2019
  • U12 Development: Saturday 22nd June 2019

Be Barca, Real or PSG! Key Stage 2 children are invited to a fun day of football at Sheffield United FC’s Academy as part of our Champions League competition.

Primary School UCL – Wednesday 22nd May 2019

This is an international pro youth tournament with clubs joining us from the UK and around the world.

  • U14 Pro: Friday 2nd to Monday 5th August 2019
  • U16 Pro: Friday 9th to Monday 12th August 2019

We also offer clubs a range of international tours with mini tournaments included in their bespoke itinerary.

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