The Florida State Cup, proudly sponsored by Publix, is the first leg of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series and is the highest premiere competition at the state level. The National Championship Series is the country's most prestigious national youth soccer tournament, providing approximately 185,000 players on over 10,000 teams from US Youth Soccer State Associations the opportunity to showcase their soccer skills against the best competition in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play.
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The Florida State Cup is limited to teams registered as 13U or above. The application must be entered online in GotSoccer using the FYSA registered team account in order for a team to be accepted in the competition, and can be entered by the club registrar or a registered team staff member rostered to that team that received access to the FYSA GotSoccer team account. The entry fee will also be paid using the GotSoccer Application process.
Deadlines for Application:
- 13U - 18U Divisions - No later than close of business at 5:00 PM (EST) of December 1, 2016. No late applications will be accepted. Applications for these age groups are now closed.
- 19/20U Divisions - No later than close of business at 5:00 PM (EST) of February 7, 2017. No late applications will be accepted.