The EDP 20U/23U Classic Summer League is for returning collegiate players, as well as other players who want to extend their career beyond youth soccer and recent college graduates still looking for a competitive place to play. This league provides an opportunity for top older youth players to develop alongside former older players within their club or the surrounding area. Travel will be limited to 60-90 minutes. Clubs can choose to enter 20U and/or 23U teams in the 20U/23U Classic League.
A LEAGUE WITH A REGIONAL & NATIONAL FOOTPRINT FOR ELITE FEMALE AND MALE SOCCER PLAYERS
This league is primarily for clubs with a record of developing elite female and male players. It is designed to give those clubs an opportunity to extend their brand by providing an outlet for returning male and female collegiate players. Clubs can choose to enter 20U and/or 23U teams in the league. This league is suited for 20U and 23U teams from male and female US Soccer Development Academy and ECNL clubs, as well as other top Premier clubs.
The EDP Super Club 20U/23U Summer League will consist of regional divisions, the exact number to be determined based on club interest. Travel to games will be limited to a maximum of approximately 90 minutes in the Northeast and East Coast, and may vary slightly in other regions.
After a successful first season this past year in the Northeast region, EDP will be growing its EDP Super Club 20U/23U League this coming season -- in the Northeast and in other regions of the country.
The league – for clubs with a record of developing elite female and male players -- is designed to enhance a club’s overall program by providing a pipeline for players who graduate from the youth side to the adult side. Clubs can choose to enter 20U and/or 23U teams in the league.
The 20U/23U league will consist of regional divisions, the exact number to be determined based on club interest. Travel to games will be limited to a max of approximately 90 minutes on the east coast and may vary slightly in other regions.
• League Dates: July 7 - August 1
• 6 game guarantee + playoffs
• Highly competitive
• Geographical alignment for group play
• Mens' and Womens' brackets
• Fee: $800
• Refundable Bond: $300
• Carding fee: $23 per player
• Referee costs split by both teams for each game
Targeted regions for this season include:
- Metro NY and Connecticut
- New Jersey
- Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island
- Metro D.C. and Pennsylvania
- South Florida and the Orlando, Tampa, and Clearwater areas
Once the 2020 schedule is available, the brackets for both the Mens' & Womens' 20U/23U Leagues will be viewable here by clicking the tabs below.
The Region will hold a tournament for men 23U teams. Dates and location will be announced soon. While it is expected for many of the teams to come from Region I members, the tournament is open to other USASA affiliated teams from other State Associations.
The tournament typically consists of no more than 16 teams and group play will start on either a Friday or Saturday. The schedule is dependent upon the number of entries.
Players born on or after 1 January 1995 are eligible for 23U registration.
Teams and players must be registered through their respective state association or USASA affiliated league. Youth player registration is not accepted. All youth players must be registered with USASA.