Tournament dates

Thu-Sun 2.-5.9. 2021.

U11, U12 and U13 matches: Thu-Sat
U9 and U10 matches: Sat-Sun

Tournament location & facilities

Tali Sports Park and Töölö football campus in Helsinki. The pitches are high quality or quality artificial turf and natural grass. There’s a shuttle bus connection between the hotel and the venues.

Café and lunch services are available in the tournament areas.

Age groups & matches

  • U9: born 1.1.2012 or later, 7 v 7, 2 x 15 minutes
  • U10: born 1.1.2011 or later, 7 v 7, 2 x 15 minutes
  • U11: born 1.1.2010 or later, 8 v 8, 2 x 15 minutes
  • U12: born 1.1.2009 or later, 8 v 8, 2 x 15 minutes
  • U13: born 1.1.2008 or later, 11 v 11, 2 x 20 minutes


The tournament’s referees come from Helsinki district referee club.

Accommodation & travel

Full board hotel packages (incl. breakfast, lunch & dinner) available – click here for tournament accommodation details >>

Helsinki is very easy to access by flights (from basically anywhere), by boat (Sweden & Estonia) and even by train (Russia). We’re happy to help with travel arrangements & schedules so please be in touch if you have any questions about traveling to Helsinki.

Please note that the current corona situation and possible traveling restrictions will affect the tournament.

HJK Cup social media & recorded matches

Certain matches will be broadcasted live (with Finnish commentary) by sports media students from Laajasalon opisto school. The students will also cover the events in social media throughout the tournament.

Please visit the tournament’s social media channels for images & interviews from 2020 and previous years by Laajasalon opisto sports media students: