Academica Futebol Club offers club soccer programs for boys & girls from U8-U23. AFC clubs compete in the CJSA Premier League and/or Region I Premier League.

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12th Annual Collegiate Showcase

When: November 21 and 22, 2020

Where: CT Sportsplex, North Branford


Eligibility: The tournament is open to all premier/select teams.

All players must have a valid ID player pass from State association.

All players must have a valid medical release form to participate.


Age Groups: Teams based on USSF/USYSA age groups for boys and girls.

U-15   2006

U-16   2005

U-17   2004

U-18   2003


Roster Size: 

U-15: Properly registered teams are limited to a maximum 18 player roster with up to seven (7) guest players.

U-16, U-17, U-18: Properly registered teams are limited to a maximum 22 player roster with up to seven (7) guest players.



Each age group shall consist of a 5 team division, unless otherwise directed by the Tournament Director.

Each team will play a minimum of three (3) games.

Games will consist of two (2) 30 minute halves.


Application: The tournament application is due by November 8, 2020.

The entry fee of $850, paid online or checks made payable to Vale Sports Club, must be submitted with application.


The following critera will be taken into consideration by the Tournament Director for acceptance to the tournament:

  • Level of competition and team record
  • Geographic balance
  • Early application


Acceptance to the tournament will be issued by November 9, 2020.  Application fees will be refunded immediately for teams not accepted.  Teams withdrawing from the tournament after acceptance will forfeit application fee. 

All applications and correspondence should be directed to:

Vale Sports Club

1280 Newfield Street

Middletown, CT 06457


Registration: Registration for all teams will be Saturday morning.  Teams are required to have an official certified roster, player and coach, and tournament medical release form at the time of registration.


For further information, please contact the Tournament Director, Tony Horta at 860-202-2182 or