[FUTSAL] U.S. Soccer, in partnership with Nike, will host a youth futsal invitational for four days beginning Saturday at The Home Depot Center as part of a new
U.S. Soccer player development initiative to encourage the country's elite youth players to play futsal.
The top boys and girls clubs in Southern California were selected to enter two U-13/14 teams into the event. The 32 teams will play three group games on Saturday and Sunday and the group winners will participate in the girls' semifinals and final on Tuesday and the boys' semifinals and finals on Wednesday.
U.S. Soccer Development Director Jill Ellis and Technical Advisor Rob Becerra will be on-site to identify players for the Youth National Teams.