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The Kanga Cup is the largest International Youth Football Tournament in the Southern Hemisphere. Held annually each July in Canberra, Australia, the week-long event proudly champions the mission of Uniting the Youth of the World through Football. The Kanga Cup is run by Capital Football, the governing body for football in Canberra. The tournament is sanctioned by the Football Federation Australia and the Asian Football Confederation.


Fun, Football and Family at the largest youth tournament in the Southern Hemisphere for Under 9s - Under 18s


The tournament will be held from July 7th to July 12th in 2019!


Canberra plays host to the Kanga Cup. Experience the hype of the youth tournament in our nation’s capital!

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Tournament Info

Accommodation & Travel

Canberra boasts an extensive range of accommodation to suit your needs and your budget. You will be pleased to find Canberra has an extensive range of premium serviced apartments, hotels and hostels.

Competition Regulations

Kanga Cup Competition Regulations and Disciplinary Regulations and Procedures.


The Summerland Football Athletes with a Disability (AWD) Division was introduced at the Kanga Cup in 2012 and will continue to be a welcome addition to the competition in 2018.

Venue Presenters

Learn more about the Venue Presenters sponsoring your ground!

Referees and Officiating

Referees play a critical role in the facilitation and success of the Kanga Cup. The Kanga Cup is a celebration of youth football and provides an opportunity for referees as well as players to learn and develop in a fun and supportive environment.

Become A Volunteer

The Kanga Cup tournament as we know it simply could not happen without the time, effort and commitment of a fabulous team of volunteers!

International Teams

A visit to the Kanga Cup in Canberra, Australia is sure to be a memory that will last a lifetime. We are pleased to invite your club ‘down under’ to visit Australia and participate in the prestigious Kanga Cup.

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