2022 Sporting Next-Gen Coming Soon

Kansas City

Thanks for attending our 2021 Sporting Next-Gen Invitational!

Over the course of the weekend, we saw thousands of players compete in exciting matches, making memories with their teammates, coaches and families.

We’re grateful to all that helped make our Next-Gen Invitational a success!

Download Tournament Photos

We have made photos from the tournament available for download. In order to download photos, you will need to use the following password: NextGen21

When posting photos on social media, be sure to tag us @SportingKCYouth!

States Represented by Teams Currently Registered for Sporting Next-Gen Invitational: Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, South Dakota, Michigan, Oklahoma and Minnesota.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive Division Bracketing
  • Guaranteed 3 Games
  • Championship Game Each Division
  • Pro Player Appearances (COVID-19 pending)
  • Social Media Contests & Prizes
  • World Class Turf Facilities
  • Certified Referees
  • Certified Athletic Trainers
  • Free Parking
  • No Friday Night Games
  • Best Tournament Value in Kansas City

PRICING

ACADEMY AFFILIATES

7v7: $495

9v9: $545

11v11: $595

SPORTING CLUB NETWORK MEMBERS

7v7: $545

9v9: $595

11v11: $645

YOUTH SOCCER CLUBS

7v7: $595

9v9: $645

11v11: $695

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

February 26, 2021

CRITICAL DATES

Payment/Checks Due: February 28

Hotel Reservation Deadline: March 5

Brackets Posted: March 5

Schedule Posted: March 17

Interested in refereeing this event?

Please email asmith@sportingkc.com for more details.

FIELD INFORMATION

COMPASS MINERALS SPORTING FIELDS

1500 N 90th Street
Kansas City, KS 66112

SWOPE SOCCER VILLAGE

6310 Lewis Road
Kansas City, MO 64132

HOTEL RESERVATIONS

A condition of acceptance requires every “out of town” team to utilize one of the sanctioned hotels and book the rooms through Global Connections Inc. (GCI) using their online request system at www.GCITeamTravel.com. Global Connections has worked closely with the local hotels and has secured the best rates possible for this event. Outstanding properties will be available at affordable prices. Various options will also be available to satisfy team needs and all budgetary considerations.

ALL teams traveling to participate in the tournament can designate a team representative to make the entire team’s request, or team members may do their own individually online at www.GCITeamTravel.com. GCI has secured tournament room blocks at reduced rates from a wide range of hotels to suit the needs of all participating teams. A list of the hotels can be found online for this specific tournament.

TEAM HOTEL RESERVATION IS EASY

Simply log on to www.GCITeamTravel.com, select “Sporting Next-Gen Invitational”, reserve your rooms and follow the prompts to make your selection and room request.

QUESTIONS ABOUT HOTEL RESERVATIONS?

Please contact Lindsay Brocato at lbrocato@exploregci.com.

For more information on this tournament, please contact Alec Smith, Tournament Coordinator, at asmith@sportingkc.com or at 913-912-7618.