Illinois Youth Soccer is excited to announce the return of the Futsal Cup competition with the expansion to two tournaments to meet the skill levels of all Futsal teams.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE 2023 FUTSAL CUPS
The event fee is $450 per team for 12U-17U
At the time of registration ALL teams are REQUIRED TO ENTER A CREDIT CARD BUT IT WILL NOT BE CHARGED. Teams have until December 9 to submit a check payment.
Registration for the Futsal Cups will be done thru the GotSport system. IF YOUR CLUB DOES NOT SHOW FROM THE CLUB LIST, EMAIL CHRISJ@ILLINOISYOUTHSOCCER.ORG TO SET-UP YOUR CLUB - DO NOT SELECT YSSL OR IWSL AS YOUR CLUB. For additional questions concerning GotSport please open a support ticket
Who Can Play
This event is open to ANY team but those teams / players / coaches that are not currently registered to or have a current IYSA member competitive league pass must also register and pay the fee for a tournament team, tournament player or tournament coach pass. Any player or coach that does not have an IYSA member competitive league pass or IYSA tournament pass WILL NOT be allowed to compete in the event.
Futsal Cup Age Groups
My teams is an experienced and competitive futsal team but we cannot attend the US Youth Soccer Futsal National Championships, should we apply for the Futsal State Cup or Futsal Presidents Cup? Experienced and competitive futsal teams should register for the Futsal State Cup. Teams are under no obligation to attend the US Youth Soccer Futsal National Championships. At the time of registration, all teams applying for the Futsal State Cup will be asked if they will attend the National event. Any team that commits to going after the conclusion of the event, but then drops out will be issued a fine but teams that know they cannot attend Nationals, February 24-26, and notify IYSA of that, will face no fine or punishment.
My team does not play in Illinois Youth Soccer member competitive league but we play in a US Club league, can we compete in the these futsal events? YES - this competition is open to any player or team. If your team and is NOT currently a registered member of Illinois Youth Soccer you can compete but you must complete the IYSA Tournament Team form and pay the appropriate fees.
My club team is not playing but I have friends on another club that are playing, can I guest play with them? Yes, players from an IYSA member team can guest play with another IYSA member team for the Futsal Cups. All the player would need to do is get a copy of their IYSA member competitive league pass to show at the event.
Can my Illinois Youth Soccer member team use players registered to US Club, ECNL, GA or other soccer organizations for this event? YES BUT the player must complete the IYSA Individual Tournament Player Pass and pay the appropriate fee.
My child and their friends are going to play, can I as a parent coach the team? If you have an IYSA member competitive league coaches pass - Yes you can coach the team. If you do NOT then you must apply for an IYSA Coaching Pass (see the FOR COACHES section of this link) pay the appropriate fee and complete all of the risk management and eligibility requirements. Please note that this required a background check that can take 7-10 days to process as well as the requirement to have a US Soccer Grassroots Coaching license, which is subject to availability so if going this route be sure to PLAN AHEAD.