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September 28

International Charity Tournament Eric Abidal Foundation

For the first time the city of Sant Cugat holds the International Charity Tournament promoted by the Eric Abidal Foundation with the support of Ricoh and Futsal Club Sant Cugat and the cooperation of the City Council.

On the 5th and the 6th of December 2015, the Eric Abidal Foundation organise the first International Charity Tournament. This is a unique opportunity to offer children in school sports teams and futsal clubs the chance to take part in a sporting and charity action that will help raise funds for future projects of the Foundation. The main goals of the Foundation are to improve the living conditions of children and young cancer patients and their emotional environment, as well as promote research of oncological diseases and awareness of organ donation. All of it with sport as its backbone.

It will be a weekend full of sport activities, but there will be more: a charity dinner on Friday night with gifts through a raffle. We will have several activities around the three sports centers at the Rambla del Celler and will be a great chance for everyone to share the court with former French international player Eric Abidal, who will be present during the two days of games.

The International Charity Tournament Eric Abidal Foundation will be used to promote values ​​such as effort, teamwork, spirit of self-improvement and solidarity among all the players, supporters, volunteers and organizations in the city. In this first edition will be forty teams taking part, including national and international teams. This is an event for the city of Sant Cugat and the Eric Abidal Foundation wants to fill the center of people passionate about futsal and concerned with child and young cancer.

Tournament Structure

The tournament will take place at the ZEM Rambla del Celler in Sant Cugat del Vallès (Barcelona). The facility has three indoor courts where matches of different categories will be played simultaneously .

Each team will play 4 games and other activities will be conducted at the same time. The matches will be referee by members of the Futsal Referee Committee of the Catalan Football Federation.

Tournament times are Saturday the 5th and Sunday the 6th of December 2015. Beginning at 9am and finishing at 9pm.

On Friday the 4th the official presentation of the tournament will take place and also a charity dinner where there will be a representative from each time.

The schedule of matches will be posted on the web Futsal Club Sant Cugat.

Categories International Charity Tournament

-BENJAMIN (UNDER 10): Born year 2006 – 2007
-ALEVIN (UNDER 12) : Born year 2004 – 2005
-INFANTIL (UNDER 14) : Born year 2002 – 2003
-CADETE (UNDER 16) : Born year 2000 – 2001


In order to register for the tournament you need to:

Fill out a pre-registration form we will provide you, and you will be able to confirm the availability of places and, if necessary, accommodation. We will provide you with that registration form when you contact us through these ways:

-Email : fsantcugat@gmail.com
-Phone: +34 617944182

Once we receive the pre-registration form we will send you the final registration document where it will be necessary to let us know the number of players that will play in each category. Along with the registration form we will send you a document of assignment of rights of minors that must be delivered signed to the organization.

The registration for the tournament costs 150 € per team, amount that will go entirely to the Eric Abidal Foundation. The registration fee includes: referee costs, snacks and drinks during games, shirt gift for each player and more surprises…


Tournament participants have the opportunity to stay in the city of Sant Cugat. Interested teams can contact the organization who will provide the information of the places collaborators with the tournament and will arrange to find the best accommodation according to each group.


SATURDAY 5th: Beginning of the tournament from 9am to 9pm with several activities around the ZEM RAMBLA DEL CELLER

SUNDAY 6th: Games from 9am to 8pm and awards ceremony.

On this time of the year it is likely that some teams have holidays and a day trip to Barcelona could be arranged.

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