England Academy Tournament

Pro Academy Tour Info

NCE Select Squads Compete

Against Top UK Pro Clubs

NCE Pro Academy Tour

We know there is lots of information to digest and so we have created these downloadable guides to help you stay up-to-date.

They contain all the information you will need ahead of the tour, including important forms you will need to sign and return.

If your son is travelling with us, please download the PDFs and keep handy. They will answer the majority of any questions you may have.

Simply click on the image or download button below for the relevant area of information you seek, and you will find the answers you need.

If there is an area NOT covered by the documents, by all means get in touch and we will do our best to help but everything you need, should be here.

Package Details

Trip Information

NCE Soccer will travel with five Boys Select Squads to England to take on Premier League and international academy teams.

Players will be invited based on their performances within the COE Program.

Each NCE squad will fly to London and, new for 2024, stay and train in the Capital for three nights.

Players will train at a leading Academy and play warm-up against top class opposition before heading North for the three-day tournament at Oakham School.

It is estimated most of the teams traveling will play a minimum of ten games during the tour and enjoy sightseeing in London ahead of the tournament.

The 2009 boys fly out on July 26th, returning August 3rd, followed by the 2010s & 2012s on July 30th to August 7th, the 2011s with the 2013s flying out on August 3rd to August 11th.

It is important that parents click on the relevant tab for your son specific details – as the travel dates and accommodation details will differ.

The travel dates are:

Friday July 26th – August 3rd – 2009 Boys

Tuesday July 30th – August 7th – 2010 Boys and 2012 Boys

Saturday August 3rd – August 11th – 2011 Boys and 2013 Boys

Each tour group will be accompanied at all times by NCE Soccer Staff and all times.

Boys selected for the Pro Academy Tour will be invited to the International Preparation Week on Wednesday June 27th to Sunday June 30th

Tour Costings

Places for the tour will be filled on a first-served basis from the selected pool of players.

The Pro Academy Tour will include games against top academies from top clubs as well as coaching from professional coaches.

The price of the NCE Pro Academy Tour England is $2,950 per player.

Please note that places on the tour are ONLY secured once the deposit has been received and confirmed.

The Pro Academy Tour party will spend three nights at the stunning Hanbury Manor Marriot Hotel & Country Club in Hertfordshire, a Jacobean-style manor house set in 200 acres of beautiful countryside in Ware, Hertfordshire.

It is the perfect base for our pre-tournament preparation, providing easy access to London and stunning facilities for parents and supporters with a stunning health club and spa, an 18-hole championship golf course, and a state-of-the-art fitness center.

Hanbury Manor provides perfect access opportunities for our players to professional Academies, as well as opportunities for sightseeing and even a stadium tour.

Then we travel to the historic Oakham School for the next four days. Our players will room with a teammate, and compete in a final warm-up game ahead of the tournament proper on our fifth day in England.

The tour price includes a ticket to a live game (fixtures will be determined nearer the time) breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily, seven nights accommodation, and all internal transportation by a luxury motor coach with a full-time international tour manager.

Players will train with coaches from professional clubs and enjoy tournament warm-up games against local opposition.

Players will receive a full NCE International Tour kit of shirt, shorts, and socks, NCE tracksuit, and NCE polo shirt.

The price of the International Preparation Week is $850 per person and includes four nights of accommodation, and five days of training with meals provided three times per day.

Player Package Price Includes:


  • 3 nights at London Hotel
  • 4 nights at Oakham School
  • Three meals-per-day, breakfast, lunch or dinner daily
  • Family accommodation may be available offsite. Please register interest.

Soccer Program

  • 2 / 3 x training sessions with coaches from professional clubs and NCE Staff
  • Games against local oppostion
  • Tournament preparation and matches against top class international teams


  • Tickets to live professional games
  • Potential tourist trips (depending on final schedule)
  • Full NCE International Tour kit including tracksuit, polo, shirt, shorts and socks


  • Full-time experienced NCE Staff and Tour Director with the group at all times
  • All internal transportation by luxury motor coach

Supporter Package Details

Supporter Trip Information

We are delighted to offer a Supporters Tour, allowing you to follow your son and watch the Pro Academy Action.

Parents, siblings, and even friends are welcome to join the Supporters Tour, though it should be noted the supporters tour will stay at the stunning Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel and Country Club for three nights.

Supporters will enjoy luxury transportation and will be able to watch private training sessions, attend games, and enjoy the activities experienced by the players, for example, stadium tours and live games.

They will be transferred to The Wisteria Hotel in Oakham  Town Center and invited to watch training and all tournament games.

The price of the package is $2,650-per-person (based on two people sharing) though single rooms are available for an additional $500-per-person.

There are a limited number of family rooms available and a discount of $250 will be applied for the fourth family member and any additions.

NCE Soccer does have a limited number of players for parents willing to act as Chaperones priced at $2,250.

Chaperones would stay on-site at Oakham School with NCE Soccer staff.

If you are interested in chaperoning the tour please reach out directly to NCE Soccer CEO John Curtis at [email protected].

The tour price includes bed and breakfast, return airport transfer between Heathrow and the hotel on the first and last day.

The package will include tickets to a live professional game with bus transportation.

For more information about the area click the link to: https://www.discover-rutland.co.uk/

Flight Information (See Document in downloads section)

NCE Soccer will source a team flight from New York to London Heathrow. You can find information on the group flight options by clicking on the relevant age tab below for details.

Please note, any players not traveling with supporters or parents will be required to travel on the group flight with NCE Staff and sign a travel consent form.

Independent travelers may also secure their own seats on the same flight the group is traveling with by contacting the the airline directly.

The group flight can only be booked through our Consolidator Welfare’s contact Klaus Biber.

Please contact Klaus using the information below to secure the group option.

Please ensure you email names and dates of birth before calling with deposit payment AND inform Consolidated Welfare’s of your NCE Tour Group as they are working with multiple teams.

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 888.316.7514 (x 7)

Tour Pricing does NOT include:

  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • Lunches
  • Water, soft drinks or alcoholic drinks at meals
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Any deviations
  • Other entry tickets at visits
  • Anything not specifically listed above

Tour Zoom Meeting Recording Link

Passcode – B=&5r5QC

Final Confirmation

The final schedule will be confirmed two weeks prior to departure and the land package is subject to change.

Refund Policy

NCE Soccer operate a generous refund policy for the land package – with the size of the refund appropriate to the timing of any withdrawal.

See our refund guide below:

Withdrawal Date Refund Amount Owed
150+ days out 100 % refund
90 – 149 days prior to departure 75 % refund
60 – 89 days prior to departure 50 % refund
Less than 60 days prior to departure 0 % refund
  • All refunds will be issued less an administrative fee of $250-per-person

Boys 2009

Boys 2010s & 2012s

Boys 2011s & 2013s

Travel Guide

Medical Form

Consent Form

Insurance Form

Packing List

International Residential
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