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U11-U19, Boys & Girls

All Matches Played on 22 Lighted Turf Fields!  RiverCity Sportsplex, Glover & Stratton Park
APPLICATION LINK (OPEN)  |  SCHEDULE (GotSoccer Updated 2/3) |  US Youth and US Club Teams Welcome!
Deadline to register is January 10, 2022

Application Requirement:  This is a team-based event with individual team registration and acceptance.  The adidas National Cup is for the nation’s very best teams to register for a reduced tournament fee – less than the national average!  The adidas National Cup to inquire.  Teams not accepted into The adidas National Cup will be offered acceptance into our sister tournament, VA Legacy President’s Day Cup, held in Williamsburg, Virginia.  Note:  your team does not have to be adidas to participate in this event.

DATES:  February 19-21, 2022 > Presidents Day Weekend > Saturday, Sunday, Monday event.  Guaranteed (3) matches.  Matches played in Richmond, Virginia area.  All matches on lighted, turf fields – and our fields allow tournament play to continue under adverse weather conditions for all age groups and brackets – guaranteed to play!

EVENT INFORMATION:  Hotels – Stay to Play  |  Schedule (GotSoccer)  | Tournament Approval (PDF)  |  (PDF) Tournament Rules

FIELDS:  RiverCity Sportsplex Field Map > Directions  |  Glover Park Field Map > Directions  |  Stratton Park > Directions 


Game film is the #1 recruiting tool. Maximize your exposure. New in 2020, we have partnered with NextPro to provide attending teams and families with high quality and affordable game film coverage!  We also highly recommend that all players reach out to their colleges/universities of interest.

CHAMPIONS: Age Group Champions will be awarded a large team trophy, adidas Champions T-shirts per player and coach, a Champions Gift, a Kwik Goal Gift, and a Richmond Region Sports Tourism Gift!

EVENT FEES:  $675.00/team 11-12s  |  $775.00/team 13-15s  |  $875.00/team 16-19s
Event Insurance:  in the event of a cancellation, all teams paid in full will receive a 90% refund (less event-lead-up administrative expenses).

COACH & PARENT INFORMATION:  Unique to The adidas National Cup, we will have a large heated coaches hospitality tent at RiverCity offering food, snacks, drinks, flat screen TVs, and more.  A heated parent hospitality tent will also be provided!

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The adidas National Cup will change your mind about youth soccer tournament quality, competition, and hospitality.

The adidas National Cup is approved by the National Leagues Alliance (NLA) as a top national event.  The NLA is a symbol of strength, professionalism, collaboration, and unity.  The NLA was formed in 2019 by and for like-minded leagues and organizations in the United States who believe in working together to help youth soccer players/families, coaches, teams, clubs and leagues enjoy competitive matches, collaborate to improve youth soccer on a national level, and save money by receiving “Gold Standard Benefits” through industry-leading strategic partnerships with adidas,, Kwik Goal, United Soccer Coaches, Sprint, and more!  The adidas National Cup, a US Youth Soccer sanctioned event, is an opportunity for the NLA and other top leagues to send top teams to a low-cost, highly competitive national event!