The National Cup is US Club Soccer’s cup-based national championship series. Qualifying 13-U through 18/19-U teams from National Cup Regionals and qualifying state cups advance to the National Cup Finals.
National Cup Regionals are open to 12-U through 18/19-U boys and girls age groups in the Mid-Atlantic and West Regionals, while the other Regionals – Midwest, Northwest, South Central and Southeast – feature 13-U through 18/19-U divisions.
Waukegan Sports Park
3391 W Beach Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
Libertyville Township Soccer Complex
1580 West Winchester Rd
Libertyville, IL 60048
Application will ONLY be accepted with a valid payment. All payments must be made online with a valid credit card. Once payment is received, the application will be reviewed for acceptance. If a team is not accepted, the fees will be refunded upon notification.
By requesting to enter this tournament, the applicant agrees to abide by all tournament rules and policies of US Club Soccer and U.S. Soccer. US Club Soccer shall have the right to approve or reject this application. Once teams are accepted, application fee will not be refundable, unless the competition in the team's age group is cancelled. If a team is not accepted, the fees will be refunded upon notification.
A drop fee of $1,000 will be incurred, if a team drops from the event within three weeks of the first day of competition.
In the event that the entire tournament is cancelled prior to any games being played, teams will be refunded 75% of their registration fee. In addition, US Club Soccer has added hotel cancellation insurance, covering up to one night of room & tax, should the tournament be cancelled.
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The National Cup is restricted to US Club Soccer-carded teams. Teams that are not currently members may join prior to the event. Please contact your membership services representative for information on how non-carded teams may join to apply.
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Questions regarding the Midwest Regional should be directed to US Club Soccer membership services representative Todd Bailey at email@example.com.