Sligo Super Cup kicks-off on Friday evening

The stage is set for a feast of underage football as the second annual Sligo Super Cup takes place at Sligo Showgrounds this weekend.

The elite under-12 tournament features eight top academies from across Ireland and England in 16 matches over three days, beginning on Friday night.

The local Sligo/Leitrim side face Derby County at 8.30pm on Friday evening before playing Sheffield Wednesday and Glenavon at 12 noon and 4pm respectively on Saturday.

The play-offs for the final placings will take place on Sunday morning, with the final itself timed for 11am.

Weekend tickets are available priced at 10 euro; 5 euro concessions.