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US Tournaments

2012

OCTOBER

October 26-28, Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International, Las Vegas Nevada, contact Bert Lobo, Tel: 416-846-4866 (Canada), toll free: 763-248-8307 (USA), email: info@tournamenttime.co, email: info@LVMayorsCup.com, website: www.LVMayorsCup.com, for boys and girls U10-15, 3 game guarantee, entry deadline Sept. 6, entry fee $580.

NOVEMBER

November 23 – 25, 2012, Orlando FL, Disney’ Junior Soccer Showcase at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, an FYSA Sanctioned Tournament, open to all USSF affiliated organizations for boys and girls in age groups U11-U14, open to state cup or higher level teams, entry deadline Aug. 15, 2012, entry fees U11–U12 is $ 800, U13–U14 is $ 1000.

DECEMBER

December 26-30, 2012, Orlando FL, Disney’s Soccer Showcase for Boys at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 S. Victory Way, Kissimmee, FL 34747,contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, for boys U15-U18, fees $1,350, online roster due date: Nov. 26, 2012, entry deadline: Aug. 15, 2012

December 30, 2012 – January 3, 2013, Orlando FL, Disney’s Soccer Showcase for Girls at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 S. Victory Way, Kissimmee, FL 34747,contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, for girlsU15-U18, fees $1,350, online roster due date: Dec 3, 2012, entry deadline: Aug. 22, 2012.

2013

January

January 11-15: MLS Combine, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

January 17: MLS SuperDraft, Indianapolis, Indiana

January 18 – March 1: MLS Preseason

  • Jan 29 – Feb 8: The Desert Friendlies (Tucson) — COL, HOU, NE, POR, SJ, SEA, SKC, FC Tucson
  • Feb 9 – Feb 23: Disney Pro Soccer Classic (Orlando) — CLB, DC, MTL, PHI, SKC, TOR, Orlando City, Tampa Bay
  • Feb 13 – Feb 23: Desert Diamond Cup (Tucson) — NE, NY, RSL, SEA
  • Feb 16 – Feb 23: Carolina Challenge Cup — CHI, HOU, VAN, Charleston
  • Feb 17 – Feb 23: Portland Timbers Tournament — DAL, POR, SJ, AIK.

January 26: International friendly

  • Canada vs. Denmark, Tucson, Arizona

January 29: International friendly

  • USA vs. Canada, Houston, Texas

FEBRUARY

February 9: International Friendly

  • US women’s national team vs. Scotland, Jacksonville, Florida

February 9th – 2013 Disney Pro Soccer Classic, which will open with a matchup between the Columbus Crew and Toronto FC on Saturday, February 9, 2013
Columbus Crew vs. Toronto FC, 1 p.m.
Montreal Impact vs. Sporting Kansas City, 3 p.m.
Orlando City Soccer Club vs. Philadelphia Union, 6 p.m.
D.C. United vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies, 8 p.m.

February 13: International Friendly

  • US women’s national team vs. Scotland, Nashville, Tennessee

February 132013 Disney Pro Soccer Classic
Philadelphia Union vs. Columbus Crew, 1 p.m.
Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Montreal Impact, 3 p.m.
Sporting Kansas City vs. D.C. United, 6 p.m.
Toronto FC vs. Orlando City Soccer Club, 8 p.m.

FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup
Wednesday, February 13
New England Revolution vs. Seattle Sounders
New York Red Bulls vs. Real Salt Lake

February 15–18, 34th Annual Sc del SolPresidents’ Day Invitational, Phoenix, AZ, contact Nancy Hayes, PO Box 30662, Phoenix, AZ 85046-0662, USA, Tel and Fax: 602-493-3141, email: scdelsol.tournaments@gmail.com, for boys and girls U15–18, entry deadline Dec.1, 2012, entry fee $950.

February 15-18, 2013, Orlando Fl., Disney’s President’s Day Soccer Festival at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 S. Victory Way, Kissimmee, FL 34747, contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, an FYSA sanctioned tournament for boys and girls in age groups U9-10 (6v6), U11-12 (8v8), and U13-18 (full sided), application deadline Jan 15, 2013, entry fees: U9-10 $475, U11-12 $575, U13-18 $775.

February 162013 Disney Pro Soccer Classic
Montreal Impact vs. D.C. United, 1 p.m.
Philadelphia Union vs. Toronto FC, 3 p.m.
Orlando City Soccer Club vs. Columbus Crew, 6 p.m.
Tampa Bay Rowdies vs. Sporting Kansas City, 8 p.m.

FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup
Saturday, February 16
Seattle Sounders vs. Real Salt Lake
New York Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution

Carolina Challenge Cup
Saturday, February 16
Houston Dynamo vs. Chicago Fire
Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Charleston Battery

Portland Timbers Tournament
(All times Pacific)
Sunday, February 17
AIK vs. FC Dallas, 2:30 p.m.
Portland Timbers vs. San Jose Earthquakes, 5 p.m.

February 18 – March 2: CONCACAF U-20 Championship, Puebla, Mexico

Carolina Challenge Cup
Wednesday, February 20

Houston Dynamo vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Chicago Fire vs. Charleston Battery

FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup
Wednesday, February 20

Real Salt Lake vs. New England Revolution
Seattle Sounders vs. New York Red Bulls

Portland Timbers Tournament
(All times Pacific)

Wednesday, February 20

AIK vs. San Jose Earthquakes, 5 p.m.
Portland Timbers vs. FC Dallas, 7:30 p.m.

February 232013 Disney Pro Soccer Classic
Group A Fourth Place vs. Group B Fourth Place, 1 p.m.
Group A Third Place vs. Group B Third Place, 3 p.m.
Group A Second Place vs. Group B Second Place, 6 p.m.
Group A First Place vs. Group B First Place, 8 p.m.

FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup
Saturday, February 23

3rd Place Team vs. 4th Place Team
1st Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team

Carolina Challenge Cup
Saturday, February 23

Charleston Battery vs. Houston Dynamo
Chicago Fire vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC

Portland Timbers Tournament
(All times Pacific)

Saturday, February 23
San Jose Earthquakes vs. FC Dallas, 2:30 p.m.
Portland Timbers vs. AIK, 5 p.m.

MARCH

March 2-3: MLS season opens

March 5: CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, 1st leg

  • Houston Dynamo-Santos Laguna, Houston, Texas

March 6: CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, 1st leg

  • Tigres-Seattle Sounders, Monterrey, Mexico

March 7: CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, 1st leg

  • Herediano-LA Galaxy, Heredia, Costa Rica

March 12: CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, 2nd leg

  • Seattle Sounders-Tigres, Seattle, Washington

March 13: CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals, 2nd leg

  • Santos Laguna-Houston Dynamo, Torreon, Mexico
  • LA Galaxy-Herediano, Carson, California

March 22 – 23, 2013, Kansas, Emerald Cup – Boys, Overland Park, contact: Josh Flett, Challenger Sports, tel: 800-878-2167, e-mail: jflett@challengersports.com, website: www.challengersports.com/tournament_detail.aspx?id=39, boys ages U8-U19, exciting soccer action for some of the top teams from all over the Midwest and Canada. In total, nearly 200 teams participated, entry deadline: Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.

US Women’s National Team Coach Tom Sermanni opens the Dallas International Girls Cup
DALLAS – Tom Sermanni, head coach of the US National Women’s Team, will be the key note speaker at the opening ceremony of the Dallas International Girls Cup 2013 on March 26th.

Being appointed as national coach last January, it’s the first time Tom Sermanni appears at what is recognized as one of the most important girls soccer tournaments in the United States. More than 80 teams with 2000 players from all over the world participate in this 6-day competition.

Sermanni’s appearance highlights an impressive opening line-up. This years ceremony includes the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet who will perform the national anthems. The Wrangler Wildcats will take the stage for a spectacular line dance with more than 40 top notch dancers.

We would like to thank NIKE for sponsoring the opening ceremony of the Dallas International Girls Cup and inviting Tom Sermanni.

The opening of the Dallas International Girls Cup will take place on March 26th at 8.00 PM at the McFarlin Auditorium of the Southern Methodist University in Dallas. For more info please visit the Dallas International Girls Cup

US National Women’s Team Coach Tom Sermanni opens the Dallas International Girls Cup

DALLAS – Tom Sermanni, head coach of the US National Women’s Team, will be the key note speaker at the opening ceremony of the Dallas International Girls Cup 2013 on March 26th.

Being appointed as national coach last January, it’s the first time Tom Sermanni appears at what is recognized as one of the most important girls soccer tournaments in the United States. More than 80 teams with 2000 players from all over the world participate in this 6-day competition.

Sermanni’s appearance highlights an impressive opening line-up. This years ceremony includes the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet who will perform the national anthems. The Wrangler Wildcats will take the stage for a spectacular line dance with more than 40 top notch dancers.

We would like to thank NIKE for sponsoring the opening ceremony of the Dallas International Girls Cup and inviting Tom Sermanni.

The opening of the Dallas International Girls Cup will take place on March 26th at
8.00 PM at the McFarlin Auditorium of the Southern Methodist University in Dallas. For more info please visit www.dallasinternationalgirlscup.com
For more information contact:
Dallas International Girls Cup Tournament Committee
Mike Stebbins and Loek Van Zijl
Email: mike@premierinternationaltours.com
Tel: 1-800-724-6076

March 27 – 31, 2013Dallas International Girls Cup – All the new and exciting information in regards to this year’s tournament and tournament applications can be found at www.dallasinternationalgirlscup.com.

March 28 – 31, 2013, Orlando Fl., Disney Spring Soccer Invitational at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 S. Victory Way, Kissimmee, FL 34747, contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, for boys and girls in age groups U9-10 (6v6), U11-12 (8v8), and U13-18 (full sided), U15-19, entry deadline: Feb. 28, 2013, on-site registration: March. 28, 2013, fees $475 to $775.

APRIL

April: NASL and USL PRO open seasons

April: National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) opens inaugural season

April 2-4: CONCACAF Champions League semifinals, 1st leg

April 5 – 7, 2013, Kansas, Emerald Cup – Girls, Overland Park, contact: Josh Flett, Challenger Sports, tel: 800-878-2167, e-mail: jflett@challengersports.com, website: www.challengersports.com/tournament_detail.aspx?id=39, girls ages U8-U19, exciting soccer action for some of the top teams from all over the Midwest and Canada. In total, nearly 200 teams participated, entry deadline: Friday, Feb.15, 2013.

April 6-18: CONCACAF U-17 Championship, Panama

April 9-11: CONCACAF Champions League semifinals, 2nd leg

April 24: CONCACAF Champions League final, 1st leg

MAY

May: US Open Cup begins for non-MLS teams (if 2012 scheduling holds)

May 1: CONCACAF Champions League final, 2nd leg

May 24 – 27, 2013, Orlando Fl., Disney’s Memorial Day Soccer Shootout presented by Danimals, at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, 700 S. Victory Way, Kissimmee, FL 34747, contact Soccer Sales Manager, tel: 407-938-3805 or Michael LeBlanc in Canada tel: 416-364-3775, ext. 4217, e-mail: Michael.leblanc@merit.ca, website: www.espnwwos.disney.go.com/events, an FYSA sanctioned tournament for boys and girls in age groups U9-10 (6v6), U11-12 (8v8), and U13-14 (full sided), U15-19 (full sided), all matches in the U15-19 age groups will be played at Lake Myrtle Complex, on-site tournament registration May 24, 2013, entry fees U9-10 $475, U11-12 $575, U13-14 $775, U15-19 $700, entry deadline: April 1, 2013.

June

June: MLS teams enter US Open Cup in Round of 16 (if 2012 scheduling holds)

JULY

July 7-28: CONCACAF Gold Cup, USA

July 12 – 14 – Cobras FC 23rd Annual Summer Classic, Rochester New York USA, contact: Kim Vogt, tel: 585-451-7423, e-mail: cobrasfc.tournament@gmail.com, for boys and girls U8 – U19, every team is guaranteed at least 3 games. Games are played on high quality, well groomed fields. Saturday night “Family Fun Festival” including dinner, entertainment and fireworks. This is considered a “friendly non-competitive” tournament for ages U8-U10, entry deadline: Monday, June 17.

July 12 – 14 Schwan’s USA CUP Weekend, National Sports Center, Blaine Minnesota, USA, contact: Colleen Bourdon or Bert Lobo, tel: 1-800-835-4730, email: market@usacup.org, website: http://usacup.org/, in Canada contact: Bert Lobo, tel: 416-846-4866, e-mail: tournament@rogers.com, for boys and girls U9 through U19 Boys, a weekend kickoff tournament to the largest international youth soccer tournament in the Western Hemisphere, featuring top level competition, a three game guarantee and an athlete party. Games all played in one location, The USA Cup Weekend is a 450 team tournament. Entry deadline: first come, first served, as the weekend tournament fills by March 15th at most age levels.

July 16 – 20, 2013, Schwan’s USA CUP, National Sports Center, Blaine Minnesota, USA, contact: Colleen Bourdon or Bert Lobo, tel: 1-800-835-4730. e-mail: market@usacup.org, website: http://usacup.org/, in Canada contact: Bert Lobo, tel: 416-846-4866, e-mail: tournament@rogers.com, for boys and girls U9 through U19 Boys, come experience the largest international youth soccer tournament in the Western Hemisphere. Every July, more then over 500 teams come to the National SportCenter to compete and participate in activities, to create memories that will last a lifetime. Teams of all abilities and levels are accepted into this flighted tournament. Entry deadline: first come, first serve as the week tournament is usually full by May 15th at most age levels.

Late July: AT&T MLS All-Star Game

August

August: US Open Cup final (if 2012 scheduling holds)

November

November: MLS Playoffs

December

December: NCAA College Cup

  • Dec. 6-8: Women’s, Cary, North Carolina
  • Dec. 13-15: Men’s, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania