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IMG Cup - College Showcase

Friday, March 3, 2017 to Sunday, March 5, 2017
IMG Cup - Boys Soccer Tournament

IMG Cup - College Showcase at IMG Academy!

Open to clubs around the world, the IMG Cup – College Showcase offers unmatched competition, tournament organization and exposure to college coaches from some of the top programs in the nation. With professional-quality fields and facilities on the IMG Academy campus in Bradenton, Fla., your club can experience the same environment utilized by teams like the U.S. Women’s National Team, Malmo FF (Sweden), New York Red Bulls, D.C. United, Seattle Sounders and more, which have all trained on campus.

Register here:

2017 Tournament Schedule - TBA

All scheduling requests must be submitted along with your application to the tournament. 

To ensure your team's players get exposure to college coaches, please ensure that all rosters are up to date in gotsoccer by the end of  day on Thursday, February 25th. We will use that roster sheet to build a college coach recruiting packets which will be distributed on site. In addition these rosters will be used to create game reports.

Please ensure that all rosters are up to date in got soccer as we will be using those rosters to create game reports.

Event Overview

Age Divisions:

Boys and Girls Division


3-Day Showcase with 1 game per day
Friday: Morning Game or Afternoon Game with Kick-off no later than 3:30pm
Saturday: Morning Game or Afternoon Game                  
Sunday: Morning Game or Afternoon Game

Application Entry Fee and Deadline:

The deadline to register is January 15th, 2017.  The fee to participate is $900 per team.  All teams must submit an application form to gain entry into the tournament. 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 To apply for the tournament click here. 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 check or credit card. Fees do not have to get processed through GotSoccer. In the event a team must withdraw from the tournament, manager/coach must notify the Tournament Board in writing at least 30 days prior the tournament date, and you will be allowed to transfer your entry fee to a future IMG Academy soccer program event. If a team withdraws from the tournament with less than 30 days prior to the event there is no refund.

Contact Gregoy Abdallah at 941-752-2642 or for more information on payments. 

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. 

Link for college coach registration College coaches register here.  



Team registration will take place on Friday, March 4th and is mandatory for all teams! Check-in will open at 8:30am. There is no online check-in and only one team representative has to be present but must bring the following items for all team members:

  • Every player must provide a player card.
  • Every player and coach from your team must submit both pages of the IMG Academy waiver prior to participating at the IMG Cup. Click here for a PDF version of that waiver. 
  • Every player and coach from your team must provide a signed medical release form.  Click here for a PDF version of our medical release form or you can provide copies of your own form.
  • Every team representative must bring five copies of your states approved official roster. 
  • One roster will be turned in at registration while the other four will be stamped at check-in and turned in at the beginning of your three matches. The names on the roster must match the names on the player cards, waivers, and medical release forms.
  • All non U.S. Club teams please obtain the permission to travel form and must present it at check-in. In the event your state association does not approve your travel, please register as a U.S. Club event team. Our tournament is a U.S. Club sanctioned Event.

Please come prepared with all necessary information and forms organized in alphabetical order to ensure a quick and easy check-in process.

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

Link to register as a guest player

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.

Parking Information

At this time we are unable to pre-sell or mail parking passes. All players and coaches are required to purchase a parking pass. Parking will be charged at $5 a day or $10 All tournament pass. Due to Registration there will be no fee for parking on Friday. Parking passes can be purchased at tournament registration / headquarters on Friday.

Please leave ample amount of time to enter the facility prior to your scheduled game time. To avoid long waiting times for parking, teams will not be allowed to drop off players at the fields prior to parking. It is highly recommended to purchase the all tournament pass on Friday to ensure a quick and easy arrival for the rest of the weekend.


Game Video

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


This is a STAY TO PLAY tournament.  All non-commuting teams participating in the tournament MUST (as a condition of acceptance) make all hotel accommodations using our tournament housing services.  Please do not call the hotels directly.  Please book through the hotel reservation link below.  We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event. 
IMG Academy is proud to partner with HBC Event Services, a travel/booking agency with a nationwide reputation for excellence in managing travel for sports events.  HBC Event Travel Services provides an easy way for you to book your hotel rooms with our partnered hotels at the best rates.  These rates are always the same, if not lower than, their best available rate and usually includes breakfast for your team.  HBC Event Travel Services guarantees that if the tournament is cancelled due to weather, you will not be charged for any cancellation penalties that you may otherwise have been subject to if you made your reservation elsewhere.  This guarantee does not include hotel reservations made after the hotel cut off dates.   
Please call HBC Event Travel Services at (505) 346-0522 if you have any questions and/or have any special hotel requests.


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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