General Information - United Cup

Please accept our invitation to participate in the 2018 United Cup Tournament powered by Circle K and BodyArmor.

This is a USSF sanctioned invitational tournament through US Club Soccer.  All teams must be in good standing with their state and local associations.  A minimum of three (3) games are guaranteed (weather permitting).  Games will be held at a variety of soccer venues in the Charlotte region the weekend of April 14th & 15th, 2018.

AGE GROUPS & FEES (Challenge, Classic & Premier):

Early Bird Deadline: Fees will increase to $25 on March 14th

A limited number of teams will be accepted in each of the following age groups:

Age Gender Birth Year Format Fees Thru
March 14th
Fees After
March 14th
U9 M/W 2009 7v7 $425 $450 Apply
U10 M/W 2008 7v7 $425 $450 Apply
U10 M/W 2008 9v9 $700 $725 Apply
U11 M/W 2007 9v9 $700 $725 Apply
U12 M/W 2006 9v9 $700 $725 Apply
U12 M/W 2006 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U13 M/W 2005 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U14 M/W 2004 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U15 M 2003 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U16 M 2002 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U17 M 2001 11v11 $725 $750 Apply
U19/Open M 1999-2000 11v11 $725 $750 Apply


Roster Size:

  • Maximum roster size for teams U9 - U10 (7v7) is 12
  • Maximum roster size for teams U10 - U12 (9v9) is 14
  • Maximum roster size for teams U13 and up (11v11) is 22

Additional Information:

  • AYSO teams must provide “Proof of Insurance & Liability", and will be assessed an additional $25.00 fee at registration.

Payment can be made via Credit Card. Pay by Mail (checks) are an option for payment through March 21st, 2018. Checks should be sent to the address below and MUST include a copy of the tournament application receipt.

Charlotte United FC
United Cup
P.O. Box 49447
Charlotte, North Carolina 28277

All late applications will be placed on a waiting list for review. Priority of acceptance will be based on the following criteria:

  • Date of application
  • Historical participation in Charlotte United tournaments
  • Utilization of approved sponsor hotels

The tournament executive committee reserves the right to accept or decline all teams.  Upon acceptance, the tournament fee is non-refundable.  No refunds will be made in the event of cancellation or shortening of any matches due to inclement weather.

Many thanks for your interest in the 2018 United Cup hosted by Charlotte United FC!  We look forward to a great weekend of soccer and wish your team good luck in the competition!  Please contact us if you need further information.

Marykay King, Tournament Director
Charlotte United FC