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2018 Illinois FC Spring Invite

Team Document Upload Deadline

Please upload your documents, the deadline for online registration is 4/28. Only teams with complete documentation will be allowed to play.  Please also read the instruction on the registration page (link) so you upload the correct documents.  We are beginning the review today.

Tournament Information

The 2018 Spring Invite will be held May 4-6, 2018 in Champaign/Urbana. Games will be played on the campus of the University of Illinois. We will feature several turf fields, lighted fields, and NO parking fees!

Age Groups:
U9-U19 Boys
U9-U15 Girls

All teams are guaranteed 3 games.

U9-U10  = $600
U11-U12= $650
U13-U15 = $700
U16-U19 = $725

***Fee must be mailed to IFC before your team can be officially accepted.***

Please mail payments to:
Illinois FC Tournaments
PO BOX 3871
Champaign, IL 61826

Club Discounts:
1 - 5 teams = regular fee
6 or more teams = $25 off, per team

U9('09)-U10('08) play 7v7 with a size 4 ball
U11 ('07)-U12('06) play 9v9 with a size 4 ball
U13('05)-U19('99) play 11v11 with a size 5 ball
4 Guest players will be allowed per team, but guests from within your club do not count against that limit.

In accordance with US Soccer and the Illinois Youth Soccer Association, intentionally heading the ball is now banned for players aged 10 and under. Purposefully heading the ball in all age groups U11 and below will result in an indirect free kick for the opposing team.

New Hotel Service Provider

A good working relationship with hotels is critical for the long-term success of our event. For this reason, we ask teams or attendees who are traveling from out of town to book their room through our new official travel partner, PSE Event Housing.  To ensure you can find a room and get our low tournament rates, please use the link below to access our room blocks. We appreciate your cooperation and look forward to serving you and your team

Lowest Available Room Rates:  View hotels and book online

The best hotels will book up quickly so please book well in advance.



Brian Pianfetti

Tournament Director

Phone: 217-417-2871

Rosalee Edsall

Tournament Director (Brackets, Scheduling)

Phone: 631-949-4632

Results and Schedule

Schedule and Standings

Tournament Dates

May 4-6, 2018

All brackets are waitlisted
Email to get on our lists.


Hotel Accomodations

The best hotels will book up quickly so please book well in advance. ##We are still adding Champaign Area hotels##

Vendors and Services

Country Sweet KettleCorn
European Sportswear (Gear & Apparel)
UIUC Food Trucks (both sites)
Fine Designs (Tournament Apparel) 

Referees Opportunities!

Please let us know if you'd like to referee at the Spring Invite. We can work around your team's schedule.