History

The first edition of the International Marveld-tournament of the sv Grol in Groenlo took place in 1990.

In those days it was a 1-day tournament with the participation of only regional teams. Nowadays the tournament has developed into a 3-day international youth soccer tournament on European level.

Some of the participants in the recent years were the u.15 selections of:

Ajax , Feyenoord, PSV, Bayern München, Barcelona , Bayer Leverkusen , Celtic Glasgow , Chelsea , KV Mechelen, Grasshoppers Zürich, Partizan Belgrado, Dynamo Kiev , Feyenoord Ghana , Paris St. Germain, Real Madrid , Supersport Feyenoord, Auxerre, Lokomotiv Moscow and Manchester United.