Thank you to all our participating teams for your outstanding support of Pats Cup 2016.  

We have one spot that has opened up: B2005 flight 2

Please contact our tournament director at


The Pateadores Soccer Club is proud to present the 19th Annual PATS CUP. Our two day event will be held on July 23th and 24th, 2016. The PATS CUP is a Class I & III Tournament. Class I & III Tournaments are open to affiliated competitive teams from US Youth Soccer State Associations, Cal South and foreign countries. We accept all USSF National Association Player Passes. We are a UT UNRESTRICTED TOURNAMENT.  

Age bracketing for PATS CUP will be based on the 2016/2017 age group requirements from US Soccer.  All age groups will be based on birth year.  


The following information is just a “snap shot” of the PATS CUP Rules and Information regarding the Tournament. Please take the time to thoroughly review all sections of this website. This website has been developed to answer all of your questions and hopefully convey to you our desire to afford your team and its family members a truly memorable tournament.

Games will be played in Orange County, CA. ranging from the San Juan Capistrano Polo Fields and San Clemente in the south, to the beautiful turf field at the University of California Irvine, home to our Pateadores Academy Program. All of our fields must be exceptional or we will not use them.

Each Team will be scheduled a minimum of 3 games.

All Finals will be played on Sunday July 24th.  

Please register as a 2016-2017 team based on the Cal South Birth Year Matrix:

Born on or after January 1 of the year specified:





U8-U10 teams will play 7 v 7 with 50 min. pool games. U11 will play 9 v 9 .

U12– U14 will play 11 v 11 with 60 min. pool games. 

U15 – U19 will play 11 v 11 with 70 min. pool games.   

Check-in will be at the field one hour before your first scheduled game

If you are an out of state team or outside of CYSA-SOUTH (Cal South), you are automatically accepted into the tournament once your tournament hotel reservations are confirmed by the Tournament Committee. Please read our Stay and Play Policy on the Hotel Page.

Pats Cup 2016 Tournament Rules are available HERE.

Prestigious team trophy for the Champion as well as individual medals will be presented to the teams finishing in 1st and 2nd place. There will be Championship t-shirts for all winners.

In any age group where there are two or more flights, the tournament committee alone will determine into which group teams will be placed. Hypervenom will be Flight I and Mercurial will be Flight II and Tiempo will be Flight III. If you have a preference for a particular flight, please email the Tournament Director and make a note of your request in the application under “Team History”.

If you wish to APPLY FOR PARTICIPATION in PATS CUP 2016, please follow the on-line registration instructions. Your application must be received by the Tournament Committee on or before July 1, 2016. Teams outside CYSA South (Cal South) and/or out of state will receive automatic acceptance into the tournament once hotel reservations are confirmed by the Tournament Committee. Please refer to the “Stay and Play” hotel policy located on the hotel page of the website.

Unlimited LOANED PLAYERS will be allowed for all teams. Please see PATS CUP Rules for 2016.


As you complete this application and make your payment online, your application is considered complete and your team will be considered for acceptance into the tournament. Making your payment does NOT guarantee acceptance into the tournament. You will receive confirmation that a payment has been received. This is not an acceptance notification into the tournament. PATS CUP, while trying to be equitable in it’s team selections, reserves complete jurisdiction over the teams that are selected and not selected for whatever reasoning.

The PATS CUP Tournament Committee looks forward to making your experience at the PATS CUP a truly enjoyable competition as well as a great vacation

Tournament Info

Tournament Dates

July 23 & 24, 2016

Entry Fee

U8- U10: $525

U11-U13: $625

U14-U19: $725

Age Groups

Boys & Girls U8-U19

  • U8-U10: 7 v 7
  • U11: 9 v 9
  • U12-U19: 11 v 11

Entry Deadline

July 1, 2016