YMS Columbus Cup October 8th & 9th 2016






Be a Part of Yardley Makefield Soccer's 26th Annual Columbus Cup Tournament!


Yardley Makefield Soccer Club will be hosting their Annual Boys Soccer Tournament on October 8-9th 2016.  This year marks the 26th Anniversary of The Columbus Cup which has grown to be one of the most popular tournaments in the North East and is ranked a Premier Elite Tournament by Gotsoccer. Levels of play range from Travel to Premier. With over 250 boys teams attending last year you'll find excellent competition from travel to premier.


Other important highlights include:


  • 7v7 play for U9 & U10, 9v9 play for U11 & U12, 11v11 play for U13 to U18
  • New this year U17 & U18 groups
  • 3 man referee system for all U11 games and above
  • Excellent fields in suburban Philadelphia & NJ
  • Certified athletic trainers at all sites
  • 3 games guaranteed
  • Friday night games available
  • Online registration
  • Gotsoccer tournament
  • Multiple Club teams discount
  • Tournament App
  • Headquarters tent at all sites


Entry Fees: The entry fee for U9 & U10 (7v7) is $595, and for U11 & U12 (9v9) is $695, U13 thru U19 (11v11) is $795

Application Process: Click the following link to register:

Gotsoccer Registration

The deadline to apply for the 2016 Coulumbus Cup Tournament has been extended to Sept 23rd 2016. Teams will be accepted once the registration check arrives to the tournament director.

Locations: All games will be played in and around Yardley, Bucks County, Pennsylvania & Mercer County New Jersey. Tournament Headquarters will be at 1000 River Road, Yardley, PA. Fields are located minutes from I-95 at the PA/NJ border.

Sanction: The tournament is approved by the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association and will be played in accordance with FIFA rules. US Youth Soccer Permission to Travel forms are not required for US Club and USYS Region I teams accepted into the Columbus Cup Tournament. The only exception being USYS teams from New Jersey and Connecticut. All USYS Teams located outside of Region I must obtain an approved US Youth Soccer Permission to Travel Form, approved by a duly authorized State or National Association representative, to attend the Columbus Cup Tournament.
Competition: Columbus Cup will offer divisions in U-9 thru U-19. Only club teams will be permitted. No tournament teams will be allowed. GUEST players must be evidenced by proper documentation. Three guest players per team is the maximum allowed. Valid player passes must be shown at time of registration for all players. Certified athletic trainers will be available at all sites.

Awards: Awards will be given to the champion & finalist in each bracket. Participation awards will be given to all teams competing in the U9 and U10 age divisions.

Tournament Director:

Rich Estey





Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Sanctioned Tournament