Before applying for The Stockton World Cup, we ask that you read and become familiar with the following Stockton World Cup Procedures and Requirements.
The Stockton World Cup is an invitational tournament and will only accept applications/registrations from USSF, USYSA and international FIFA affiliated club, league, select, or association boys and girl’s teams as defined by the USYSA and the USSF. The Stockton World Cup reserves the right to not select any team whose actions or behavior is deemed not to be in the best interest of youth soccer.
All games will be played at the Stockton, California Fields, and various soccer specific fields in surrounding Cities.
The Stockton World Cup age groups (U-6 to U-18) will play in divisions of 16, 12, 8, 6 or 4 teams. Each team is guaranteed three (3) games. Bracket play will consist of three (3) games. Saturday and Sunday. Semi-Finals and Finals are on Sunday.
The Stockton World Cup will have Gold Bracket and Silver/Bronze Braket based on the quality and quantity of applicants. If selected, the Competition Committee alone will determine into which flight teams will be place
Acts of God:
Rain or other weather conditions during the tournament shall not delay play unless the referee determines the field to be unsafe for play, or the venue determines that field damage will result due to continued play. In the event of such a delay or postponement games, the tournament will endeavor to rescheduled such games in a reasonable manner, if possible. If games cannot be rescheduled or played due to rain, weather, or other Acts of God there will be no refund or credit of fees.
Headquaters Fields Location
SAY SOCCER COMPLEX / SAN JOAQUIN FAIR
Home of Soccerforkids.org
1951 South B Street
Stockton, CA 95206
Players Age Groups:
The tournament will host U6-U18 age groups for boys and girls.
Teams may register/roster a maximum of 26 players for the U16, U17, and U19 age groups with a maximum of 18 players suited up per game; 18 players for the U11 through U15 age groups, 14 for U8-U10 and 10 for U6. A team may use up to 5 guest players but any team utilizing guest players is still limited to the stated maximum roster size. Note: Rosters are frozen once the first game is played and no additional players may be added after the competition has started.
Tournament Points System:
6 Points for each Win
3 Point for each tie
O Point for each Loss
1 Point for each goal scored up to a maximum of 3 per game 1 Point for each shutout
0-0 tie will be scored as 3 points for each team (2 for tie, 1 for shutout)
Maximum Players on the field
– U6: 5v5
– U8 – U10: 7v7
– U11 – U12: 9v9
– U13 – U18: 11v11
Length of Games
– U6: 2x 20-minute halves – 5 minutes between halves
– U9 – U12: 2x 25-minute halves – 5 minutes between halves
– U13 – U18: 2x 30-minute halves – 5 minutes between halves