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Florida Cup

OVERVIEW:

The Florida Cup is US Club Soccer’s state championship event for 11-U through 18/19-U boys and girls age groups.

The single-elimination event will begin in January 2020 with preliminary-round games through April, before concluding  with the semifinals and finals, May 9-10 at Viera Regional Park in Melbourne, Fla.

FORMAT:

  • 11U-12U teams play 9 v 9,  single elimination
  • 13U through 18/19U teams play 11 v 11
  • Teams seeded by Florida Cup Tournament Committee
  • Preliminary rounds hosted by higher seed (teams to arrange the dates/times for all preliminary games)
  • Hosts are responsible for referee fees during preliminary games
  • Round of 16 and round of 8 games will also be played at the highest seed.  Scheduling the dates and times for these games is up to the teams playing them.

U-13 to U-18/19 Florida Cup Champions will earn automatic entry to National Cup XIX Finals 2020

Upon application close, teams will be seeded by the Florida Cup Tournament Committee.  Once seeding is complete teams will schedule their games between January – April. The number of potential games will be based on the number of entries.

ELIGIBILITY:

All teams must hold US Club Soccer passcards at the time of the event to participate in the Florida Cup. Teams currently not carded with US Club Soccer may do so by contacting Membership Services Representative Kevin McGovern at kmcgovern@usclubsoccer.org or (843) 742-5513.

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