COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – Over 200 teams began their quest for national titles as the National Cup XX Finals kicked off with group stage action on Friday, July 16, at DICK’S Sporting Goods Park.
National Cup, US Club Soccer’s cup-based national championship competition, had teams in both boys and girls competition representing 26 states for U-13 through U-19 age groups. All the teams qualified through five National Cup Regionals and qualifying state cups to advance to the National Cup Finals.
Here are some key numbers from the first day of National Cup Finals:
The National Cup XX Finals continue tomorrow, July 17, with the second day of group play starting at 8:30 a.m. MDT. Teams will complete the group stages on Sunday, July 18, before heading into the semifinals and finals games.
Continue to follow the action and results on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, the tournament page, or the tournament schedule. Be sure to use the hashtag #NationalCupXX on all of your social media posts.
A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer fosters the growth and development of soccer clubs in order to create the best possible environment for players of all ages.
Anchored by Players First and its five pillars of Club Development, Coaching Development, Player Development, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety, US Club Soccer offers registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms, player identification and a variety of other programming, resources and services.
US Club Soccer is sponsored by Nike and supported by LaLiga through a technical partnership.