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Event Information

Who can participate?

All clubs, which are members of their FIFA affiliated national associations, are welcome to participate in the Chicago KICS International Showcase.

In countries where soccer is operated by the schools we also allow teams affiliated by their school football association.

High Schools or middle schools based in the United States are able to participate and are covered by our events insurance policy. 

The tournament is played under all applicable FIFA and/or US Soccer rules. 

International Teams

This event is open to all teams 9U-19U Boys and Girls teams. International Teams will need to register in the age with their oldest players birth year.

All International teams will need to be in Chicago no later than 5:00pm CST  on Wednesday, June 27 and must depart on Monday , July 2 2019.

13U-19U matches are played Friday (6/28), Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30) with a min of 3 games.

9U-12U teams will play Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30)  with a min of 3 games.

Beach Soccer games will be Thursday  (6/27- optional event).

There is an optional for International teams to purchase a ground transportation for event.  CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

USA Teams

This event is open to all teams 9U-19U Boys and Girls teams.  Teams will need to register in the age with their oldest players birth year.

13U-19U matches are played Friday (6/28), Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30) with a min of 3 games.

9U-12U teams will play Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30)  with a min of 3 games.

Beach Soccer games will be Thursday  (6/27- optional event).

USA teams will be able to have unlimited guest players .

High School/Middle School Teams ( USA or International)

This event is open to all teams High Schools, Boys and Girls.

High School teams will need to register in the age with their oldest players birth year.

High School teams will play in the age group of their oldest player. High Schools may register more than one team in each gender.

13U-19U matches are played Friday (6/28), Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30) with a min of 3 games.

9U-12U teams will play Saturday (6/29) and Sunday (6/30)  with a min of 3 games.

Beach Soccer games will be Thursday ( 6/27- optional event).

Entry & Payments

Team Fees: 

 8U  $495   9U-10U $695

11U-12U $795  13U-19U  $895

All payments must be made in US Dollars. Note that all bank transaction fees have to be paid for by the teams.

Important Dates

  • September 1st: Online registration form for next year’s tournament opens.
  • May 15th:  Application Deadline and all team fees must be received within 7 days of this deadline.
  • May 15th: All housing accommodation fee/reservations for all participants who stay in a school or hotel.
  • May 22:  Final date for team fee.
  • June 5:  Final registration for the beach soccer event. 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER