AFS 2018 Tournament

u14 - Global Football Cup

International Football Experience

A platform for players and supporters to grow and develop while they find success in grassroots football, culture and travel.

AFS events aims to provide children an amazing experience from a young age. We approach football events in a fun and safe environment where children can reach potentials that they previously hadn't realize they had. 

We host teams and players from North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

Full Room & Board

AFS offers the highest quality of service at an unbeatable price point. Staying at the Chatrium is an experience all on its own. The rooms are exceptionally designed for a guaranteed comfortable  experience. 

The city resort itself is set on the same property of the most prestigious school in Thailand (Shrewsbury Int'l school). Keeping young players fed is a major priority to us. AFS knows kids are growing fast and with such active schedules, we need to keep them fed and rested well. 

Experience of a Lifetime

Players get exposure to the GFC professionally run Tournament. Upon arrival to Bangkok Airport The team bus will be arranged with a GFC Member at the Gate. Pre check in will be made at the hotel so there will be no waiting time for players to get to their rooms.

AFS staff are very experienced in hosting players in a unprecedented fashion so visitors will get to experience the Joy of Travel and Friendly competition at the 2018 Global Football Cup!   

Global Football Cup Schedule

No upcoming events.

AFS Services

Bangkok, Thailand (Shuttles)

AFS airport shuttle services are easy and convenient for groups arriving to Bangkok for the first time. We cater to all group sizes, our priority is to shuttle our clients to destinations in a comfortable, smooth and timely fashion. 

Chatrium Riverside Hotel

Located on the Chaophraya river Chatrium Riverside is a 5 Star resort style hotel that mixes Thai traditional style with an international standard. The Chatrium Riverside Hotel is one of the most famous hotels in all of Thailand. AFS has been holding large scale events at this 400 room hotel since 2014.


All meals are included and held in the River-Barge Restaurant of the Chatrium. The international buffet offers the highest quality of food and exceptional service. All children will be well fed throughout the day and AFS also caters to religious and allergic requirements.   


All rooms are 75 SQM fully equipped with kitchenettes and spacious bathrooms. Room service and turn down service are provided daily and nightly. Children rooms and chaperone rooms are side by side. 


Facilities are held on a 11 a side grass pitch. State of the art facilities have filming towers, supporter stands and medical staff stations throughout the grounds. Six Side-by-side pitches can range to 11-a-side to 7-a-side FIFA standards requirements.


AFS Global Football Cup is a 16 Team round robin tournament with FIFA regulated matches. Great football minds and professionals will be in attendance as AFS conducts professional Showcases quarterly. Kits and Medals courtesy of AFS Sponsors will be provided for all Attendants.



AFS-GFC (pdf)


Officially Invited teams

Al Ahli Fc


Premier Football UK


Arsenal Fc Academy


Buriram United


Adelaide City Fc


Chelsea Academy Fc


Urawa Reds Fc


Hamburger SV




Wolfsburg Fc


Aston Villa Fc


West Torrens Birkalla


Brazilian Soccer School


Muang Thong Fc


Bangkok United Fc



Match Filming / Highlight Reel's

AFS Provides Individual YouTube Filming and Editing Services for players who require highlight reels. Please see AFS YouTube Channel for examples. A option to Purchase the Video is available on the "Extras Checkout Services" (ECS) Page after confirmed registration. 

Supporters Packages

Parents who want to support their child are able to book easily. This supporters package is designed to provide you with the essentials when coming to support. The program runs parallel to the teams schedule.  

Holiday Services

Travelled all the way to Thailand and want to have an unforgettable experience, what if we could help you with that? We know how to holiday the RIGHT way. Experience one the most exotic countries in the world. Thai Beaches, Breathtaking Temples, World's best shopping, massages, incredible Thai cuisine and a night caps for a little music and rooftop cocktails. 

Flight Bookings

AFS provides special group rates to the Global Football Cup from Airport Travel Centre. 90% of AFS groups choose this service. If your group requires flights at special rates, get a quote now.


Cant find enough chaperones? GFC Policy is 1 caretaker per 3 children min.  It would be a shame for the players to miss the experience! AFS provides  qualified staff that have American / British Teaching Degrees / International Background Checks + we are parents too! Our teachers chaperone all children for 24hrs a day throughout the duration of the camp. 

VISA Services

Does a player require visa support? All invited teams are of "Tourist Visa on Arrival" (free 30 days), however a individual player that is not of the origin of the invited country may require a "Tourist VISA application" due to immigration policy. Do you require assistance and want to know the process? Let us know and we will be glad to help!

AFS Hosted by Chatrium

AFS has been Hosting International footballing Events in Thailand for many years. Events with AFS are systematic and calculated, our mission is to provide exceptional service, value and experiences every time. 


Ryan Reece (Managing Director)

For more than 10+ Years Ryan has passionately devoted his life to football. With his hunger to bring success to clubs and members of a global football community, Ryan has established a professional and sustainable network of players and clubs alike. Ryan has helped  various players from across the world, from youth players to elite players playing in some of the largest professional clubs in Asia and Europe. His managing role is a key to the success of AFS.

Mel Patzwald (Football Clubs Director)

Mel has been involved in world football for 3 decades. Mel represented Germany at the European Police Games. Having served on 2 professional club boards Mel was one of the architects that created the Adelaide United team that made it all the way to the Asian Champions League Final. Mel executed major signings for  clubs including Romario-represented AUFC at the AFC as chairman.

David Jervis (Head of Football Operations)

Former Professional Footballer , UEFA A Licensed coach and Managing Director of Premier Football UK, David has been directly involved in getting players signed at Manchester City, Chelsea, Stoke City, FC Schalke and FC Groningen in Europe as well as Buriram United and Brisbane Roar in Asia. 

Official Partners

Chatrium Riverside

Chatrium Riverside Hotel, Host's six events for AFS per year. The Chatrium Riverside is a proud sponsor of AFS - Global Football Cup 

Bangkok Bank

Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited, is the largest commercial banks in Thailand. Supporting AFS customers with over 1,200 branches within Thailand, and 32 international branches in 15 economies.


Holding the AFS - Global Football Cup the SoccerPro location and staff has catered to AFS clients for 4 years.

Airport Travel Centre

Airport Travel Centre has been supporting AFS clients manage their tours. Helping more than 600+ clients with their travel plans to our events.

Global Football Team

Global Football Team works in professional football services managing players, clubs and football organizations  around the world. 


FIFA Asian Football Confederation recognizes Thailand footballing leagues and competitions. All AFS matches are in accordance to FIFA statues, rules and regulations.