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2016 IMG Cup: Boys Invitational

Saturday, December 17, 2016 to Monday, December 19, 2016
Boys Soccer Training

The Registration Deadline has passed but we are still accepting teams to our waiting list!

Boys Invitational Tournament hosted at IMG Academy!

Located at the world-renowned IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., the IMG Cup – Boys Invitational offers the best fields, facility and tournament organization for youth players and fans. Entering its fifth year of operation, the IMG Cup – Boys Invitational continues to attract clubs from around the nation and the world, as well as top college coaches scouting the event. As the home facility for the U.S. U-17 National Team and a training venue for such prestigious teams like the U.S. Women’s National Team, Malmo FF (Sweden), New York Red Bulls, D.C. United, Seattle Sounders and more, IMG Academy has a proven reputation for executing top-quality events.

On Campus Housing Options

IMG Academy offers convenient housing onsite that is great for teams and families.  Housing includes full kitchen, laundry room, free parking, Wifi, cable TV, lines, pillows, towels, soap, shampoo and conditioner. For special rates and availability, please email or call 1-800-872-6425.

On Campus Housing is Sold Out at this time!

Event Overview

Age Divisions:

U13 Boys
U14 Boys
U15 Boys
U16 Boys
U17 Boys
U18 Boys
U19 Boys
Super Group


3 day tournament - 3 games guaranteed:
Friday - Team Registration
Saturday - Monday - Three day event, each team plays one game per day. 

Round Robin format. IMG Cup Champions determined by point accumulation in Group play.

* Super Group teams will play games starting Wednesday 12/14.


IMG Academy Field
5650 Bollettieri Blvd.
Bradenton, FL 34210

Application Entry Fee and Deadline:

2016 entry fee is $1200 for U15 - U19 Teams and $800 for the U13 - U14 Age Groups. The deadline for entry is October 1, 2016. The IMG Academy soccer program & Tournament Board will review all applications and notify the team of its status as soon as possible.

Team registration this year is through Teams will earn GotSoccer points and rankings for attending IMG Cup. 

Click here to apply for this tournament

Upon submitting an application into the tournament, team entry fees must be paid in full immediately to guarantee a spot. Entry fees are non-refundable and must be paid via GotSoccer. In the event a team must withdraw from the tournament, you must notify the IMG Academy soccer program Tournament Board in writing at least 30 days prior to the tournament date, and you will be allowed to transfer your entry fee to a future IMG Academy soccer program event.

Payment is required with the submission of the teams application

There are two methods of payment:

  1. Send a check made out to "IMG Academy" to the following address:

    IMG Academy
    Attn: Greg Abdallah (Events Department)
    5500 34th Street West
    Bradenton, FL 34210
  2. Pay via credit card: The 2016 IMG Cup is now able to accept payment via credit card on 

    If you wish to decline your invitation to the 2016 IMG Cup, you must email
Stay to Play Tournament

IMG Cup is a "stay-and-play" tournament. Every team participating must book through our travel agency, Regatta Travel. For the direct link to the booking link, click here. For more information or questions, please contact Regatta Travel at (800) 207-1132.

All teams will be required to fill out the following  housing survey to indicate their accommodations and secure their spot in the tournament.

Waivers and Rosters

Each team must ensure their rosters are up to date in These Rosters will be used to create game reports and college profiles.
To ensure your team's players get exposure to college coaches, please ensure all additional information is added to you roster on

This information will be used to create college coach recruiting packets which will be distributed on site.

Every player and coach from your team must complete a IMG Academy waiver prior to participating at the IMG Cup. Click here for a PDF version of that waiver. The team manager must bring all copies to the on-site registration.

Parking Information

All vehicles including coaches are required to purchase a parking pass:

Parking will be charged at $5 a day or $15 All tournament pass. 
Parking passes can be purchased in advanced through our store at gotsoccer and will be mailed prior to the event. All advanced purchases must be made no later than Tuesday December 6.

They will also be available for purchase at tournament registration / headquarters on Friday. 

To avoid long waiting times for parking, teams are highly encouraged to pre purchase parking passes and will not be allowed to drop off players at the fields prior to parking.

College Coaches and Professional Scouts:

College coaches from around the United States and professional scouts consider IMG Academy soccer program as a premier academy to develop and host soccer programs. IMG Cup will offer the very best competition and the opportunity for coaches and scouts to view talented players from around the world. 

College coaches register here.

Guest Player Pool 

We have several players available in our guest player pool. If you are in need of a guest player, please take a moment to review the pool from your Got Soccer account. If you need any assistance please feel free to email me at 

To register as a guest player click here 


StreamSports will be offering its filming and highlight reel services to capture your games in High Definition. StreamSports films from Skypods, reaching a height of 25 feet, providing the perfect viewing angle for coaches, player and parents.  StreamSports staff and employees come from sports backgrounds and all camera operators are trained specifically to film soccer. 

Looking to get recruited? Have StreamSports create the perfect highlight reel for you to showcase your skills. Your highlight reel comes with your very own Player Portfolio, perfect for sending to coaches and recruiters.


Call 855-839-3676 or email


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Event Hotline

Have a question for us? Call our event hotline number at 866-300-4561

Contact Us

Greg Abdallah
Event Manager
Joseph Walejko
Soccer Program Manager
Roxana Hazrati
Team & Group Sales Manager