One of Spain’s most successful clubs, Villarreal CF has one of the best youth training set-ups in Spain, making it the perfect destination for a school or club sports tour. Receive top class training at Club facilities and Villarreal’s full time professional club coaches, with courses adapted to the requirements and ability level of your group.
On top of world class training, inspiresport groups also get the opportunity to watch first team and youth team training sessions (subject to match and training schedules) and receive a behind the scenes tour of the magnificent El Madrigal Stadium. This is an opportunity not to be missed, so don’t delay and make Villarreal CF the location of your school or club’s next football tour!
Villarreal CF – The Club
Villarreal Club de Fútbol, usually abbreviated to Villarreal CF or just Villarreal, is a Spanish football club based in Vila-real, a city in the province of Castellón within the Valencian Community. Founded in 1923, they play in the first division Liga BBVA, commonly called LaLiga, holding home games at Estadio de la Cerámica, with a capacity for 24,890 spectators. The club is nicknamed El Submarino Amarillo (Yellow Submarine) due to its yellow home kit. Villarreal has often been touted as an example of small yet friendly open and successful club.
The Training Facilities
All Villarreal CF teams from 7 years old to the first team train at Camino Miralcamp complex. The complex is also home to the main club office administration as well as the living quarters for the clubs top academy players. The facilities include
3x 7-a-side pitches,
2x 3rd generation artificial fields
2x 11-a-side grass field
a mini-stadium for the reserve team and U18 academy matches
The training complex is always open to the public and with the relaxed social atmosphere players seem to join in with the friendliness of the club and are happy to take time out for the fans.
Vila-real is the second biggest city in the Castellón province of the Valencian Community and is located 5km from the Mediterranean shore. Both El Madrigal stadium and the Ciudad Deportiva (Villarreal CF Training Ground) can be found in the city; with the Yellow’s home pitch situated in the city centre, while the training facility resides on the outskirts (5 minutes from the stadium).
Average highs: Feb 17 | Apr 20.6 | Jun 27.2 | Aug 30.3 | Oct 23.4
Approx (direct) flying time:
London 2hrs | Manchester 2hrs 30m | Glasgow 2hrs 45m
As your tour is tailored to suit every requirement for your group, we offer a range of optional excursions to add value to your tour and maintain a fully packed schedule throughout. Although not exclusively, here’s a taster of some of the excursions we can provide for you subject to availability…