Inaugural Connecticut Cup now accepting applications

Inaugural Connecticut Cup now accepting applications

Applications are now available for the 2016 Connecticut Cup, the inaugural edition of US Club Soccer’s state championship event for U-13 through U-18 boys and girls teams.

Open to all US Club Soccer member teams in the state, the semifinals and finals of the Connecticut Cup will take place June 11-12. Play-in games will be played by May 27, where applicable. It is hosted by the New England Premiership.

Winning teams from the U-13 through U-17 age groups qualify directly to the National Cup XV Finals, which will be held July 22-25 at Aurora Sports Park in Aurora, Colo. U-18 winners advance to the NEP New England Regional Finals with dates TBA.

The deadline to apply for the 2016 Connecticut Cup is Jan. 29. For more information, including to view the application, please visit

Please direct questions to Charlie Fuentes, NEP State Cups Director, at [email protected].

Non-member teams may apply to the 2016 Connecticut Cup by also registering with US Club Soccer. For more information about joining US Club Soccer, visit this Web page.


A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer is an organization committed to the development and support of soccer clubs in the United States.

US Club Soccer offers youth and adult registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms at the recreational and competitive levels, as well as a variety of other programming, including the Olympic Development Program-sanctioned id2 Program and Player Development Programs.

Through US Club Soccer, all of a club’s programs – recreational, competitive and adult – are able to be united under one organizational umbrella, creating a “members for life” culture within each club. US Club Soccer is sponsored by Nike. | Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Instagram