All JR ECNL competitions must meet and adhere to the guidelines set forth by the ECNL in the 2016-2017 ECNL Competition Rules, Section 7 and Exhibit E and be approved by the ECNL Commissioner in writing.

No competition(s) shall be referred to as a “JR ECNL” competition nor shall the ECNL Logo be used by or associated with any competition without pre-approval from the ECNL Commissioner in writing using the process outlined in Exhibit E.  Once the ECNL Commissioner in writing approves the application, the ECNL will pass it onto US Club Soccer to further review for official sanctioning. Upon approval, the host may begin organizing the competition, pursuant to ECNL Competition Guidelines and Regulations (Section 7 and Exhibit E).

Download: 2016-2017 ECNL Competition Rules: Click Here

Download JR ECNL Competition Pre-Approval Hosting Application:

* For a copy of US Club Soccer’s Dual Carding Rule, click here
* To download a US Club Soccer Player Loan Form, click here

JR ECNL Events

Once applications are reviewed, ECNL will notify the applicant.  Upon approval, the event will be added to the approved list below.

  • Texas Conference 2016 Junior ECNL Event  |  Tulsa, OK  |  October 28-30, 2016
  • Texas Cup 2016 International & Showcase Event  |  Dallas, TX  | November 25-27, 2016
  • JR ECNL Houston 2017 | The Woodlands, TX | January 27-29, 2017
  • ECNL U14 Showcase & JR ECNL Event | Greer, SC | May 13-14, 2017