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January 7-8, 2023


The Pateadores Soccer Club is proud to present the Pateadores Junior Cup 2023. Our two day event will be held on January 7th and 8th, 2023. The PATS JR 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 JR CUP will be based on the 2022/2023 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 JR 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. We will be using The Great Park and prestigious Irvine city fields 

Each Team will be scheduled a minimum of 3 games.

All Finals will be played on January 8th, 2023

Please register as a 2022-2023 team based on the Cal South Birth Year Matrix:

2015  - 2013 will play 7 v 7 with 50 min. pool games.

2012- 2011 will play 9 v 9 with 60 min. pool games.

2010 will play 11v11 with 60 min. pool play

2009 - 2008 will play 11 v 11 with 70 min. pool games. 

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

Pats Jr Cup 2023 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. 

In any age group where there are two or more flights, the tournament committee alone will determine into which group teams will be placed. If you have a preference for a particular flight, please make a note of your request in the application under “flight preference”.

If you wish to APPLY FOR PARTICIPATION in PATS JR CUP 2023, please follow the on-line registration instructions. Your application must be received by the Tournament Committee on or before December 15th, 2022

Unlimited LOANED PLAYERS will be allowed for all teams. Please see PATS JR CUP Rules for 2023.


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 JR 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.

This tournament is unrestricted. Teams registered in good standing with any U.S. Soccer Federation affiliate are eligible to apply.  The PATS JR CUP Tournament Committee looks forward to making your experience at the PATS JR CUP a truly enjoyable competition as well as a great vacation.

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This tournament is unrestricted. Teams registered in good standing with any U.S. Soccer Federation affiliate are eligible to apply.