The world’s biggest football tournament
for children aged 10 to 12


How to take part in the Danone Nations Cup?

Each year the world’s biggest football tournament for 10-12 year olds attracts thousands of children. This unmissable event for both girls and boys is a wonderful life experience. To register, it’s easy: select your country in the drop-down list below and find out how to register in order to take part in the competition. Good luck!

Join the Danone Nations Cup!
Select the country in which you wish to participate

Who can take part in the Danone Nations Cup?

In the countries taking part in the competition, the U12s football tournament is open to girls as well as boys from 10-12 years who dream of representing their country at the next edition of the Danone Nations Cup. The registration procedure varies from one country to another, we encourage you to have a look at the list below which will provide you with the information specific to your country of residence.

When can I register for the DNC?

Several countries start the qualifications from the beginning of the year. To make sure you don’t miss the registration period for the Danone Nations Cup, go to the you country’s page and click on “how to take part”. You will be given all the information regarding the registration dates. You can also follow the social media of the Danone Nations Cup in your country to keep you up to date on all the competition’s news stories.

Why register for the Danone Nations Cup?

More than just a football tournament, the Danone Nations Cup is a lifetime experience transforming players into citizens of the world. This is an opportunity to stand alongside players from around the world and to measure their level. Throughout this U12s football tournament the children also take part in different activities that allow them to influence their future. An experience that everyone will remember!

Did you know?

Many young players who took part in the Danone Nations Cup have become professionals and now play at internationally renowned football clubs and in national teams. Giovani Dos Santos, Erik Lamela, Alexandre Lacazette and many others began their professional career after taking part in the DNC. Want to try your luck in this U12s football tournament? Make your dreams come true and join the competition!