Urban Pitch is giving our readers a monthly calendar for players and fans interested in street football, freestyle and futsal tournaments and events. Check it out to keep up to date with all the major happenings.
The FC Barcelona winger and Red Bull have launched a massive worldwide tournament for street ballers. With stages hosted in multiple cities around the globe, the final winners will be flown to Barcelona where they’ll watch Neymar play at Camp Nou. This is the biggest street soccer event happening right now so make sure to register if you would like to play in any of the qualifier rounds coming up. The set-up is 5v5 street football, no goalie, and a unique twist to regular tournament rules.
Qualifiers: Now to May 28, 2016
- 5/15 San Diego Waterfront, San Diego, CA
- 5/21 Miami Revo, Doral, FL
- 5/22 Chicago Fire Fields, Bridgeview, IL
- 5/22 Miami Cage, Miami, FL
- 5/28 – Miami Weston Regional Park, Weston, FL
This family-friendly street football event in Placentia, CA, gives youth an opportunity for some healthy competition. Open to ages 15+, participants can register early for cheaper fees. Walk-ons also welcome.
- 5/30 Placentia, CA
Sportsplex is a local Southern California indoor soccer field that hosts multiple tournaments year round. There are plenty of opportunites to get involved so be sure to put together a good squad!
- 6/04 Summer Cup
- 9/10 Fall Classic
- 12/10 Holiday Classic
This tournament is in Charlotte, NC, and well worth checking out for its professional street soccer surface and ambient cityscape in the background.
- 6/10-6/12 Romare Bearden Park
This calendar could not be complete without listing one of the biggest street football events in the world. This tournament is really for the competitive and skilled. Play with some of the best ballers here.
- 5/27-5/29 Museum Steps Philadelphia
- 7/09 Times Square
- 7/16-7/17 San Francisco
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