Futures Cup 2019 - Event Details

Futures Cup
The Futures Cup is the pinnacle of the Player Pathway and for many of the players it will be their first experience of an intense tournament-style competition on this scale. Each region will battle it out in their respective age groups for a chance to be crowned the champion.

Futures Cup infographic

Spectator Information

Date : Wednesday 21 - Saturday 24 August 

Venue: Oaklands College, St Albans, Hatfield Road, AL4 0JA

Entry to watch the futures cup is free of charge and parking will be available for spectators at Oaklands College in the designated spectator car parks, also free of charge. 

FC Oaklands Map 2019

Programmes for the event will be available to purchase on the day for £3.50 (cash only).

There are food stands in the spectators village, with a bar upstairs in the main building (cash only)



England Hockey merchandise stand will be selling a range of England Hockey and Futures Cup merchandise at the event. This year we will be selling Limited Edition Spectators tops (£10.00) (cash only on the day), you can pre order here.

Payment and collection will be at the merchandise stand at the Futures Cup from 21 August, any queries email player.pathway@englandhockey.co.uk

Follow the Futures Cup build up and weekend via our social media channels. Get involved by using the hashtag #FuturesCup

To follow all the action, stats and player numbers click here!


Team and action photos will be taken by “Take that Photo”, these can be bought via their website or on event. Any spectators wishing to take photographs need to register prior the event at the information point on arrival. 

Universities Day

On 21 August Universities from across the UK will be visiting Futures Cup to talk to parents and players. This will be located in the marquee behind the pitches at Oaklands College from 10am – 6pm.


The competition schedule can be viewed here.