Leeds United, Newcastle United and PSV Eindhoven will join Corby Town for the Steel Park Cup 2016 on Saturday 23rd July and Sunday 24th July.
Last season’s competition witnessed PSV being crowned as the inaugural champions, ahead of Liverpool, Corby and FC Porto.
Once again the Steel Park Cup will take place in a league format, with each side playing once per day. Teams will be awarded three points for a win and one point for a draw. Goal difference will be the deciding factor if two sides are level at the end of the weekend.
The winning team will be presented with the Steel Park Cup after the final match on Sunday.
Supporters will enjoy two matches on both Saturday and Sunday, with one ticket giving access to both matches on a selected day for just £15. A discounted weekend ticket is also available for just £25 to witness the entire tournament. Under 16's tickets are just £5 per day.
Tickets are on sale now from the Glasshouse in Corby town centre, the White Hart pub in Corby Old Village and the Chocolate Shop newsagents in Corby Old Village. To purchase Steel Park Cup tickets please visit: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/135674.
Corby Town FC 2016/17 season ticket holders will gain free entry on both days.
The reigning champions PSV Eindhoven XI will face Leeds United XI in the opening match of the tournament at 12pm on the Saturday, with Corby Town hosting Newcastle United XI at 3.30pm.
On 24th July Newcastle will face PSV at 12pm before Corby Town and Leeds bring the tournament to a close at 3.30pm.Corby Town manager Tommy Wright said: “We are absolutely delighted to be able to welcome these three fantastic clubs to Corby for the second annual Steel Park Cup.
"We are looking forward to hosting the tournament, which will offer our supporters the chance to see some top sides at Steel Park before the start of the new season, it will of course also provide a very competitive level of preparation for all the teams involved ahead of the new season.
Steel Park Cup 2016 match schedule:
Saturday 23rd July 12pm - PSV Eindhoven XI v Leeds United XI 3.30pm - Corby Town v Newcastle United XI
Sunday 24th July 12pm - Newcastle United XI v PSV Eindhoven XI 3.30pm - Corby Town v Leeds United XI