All teams must consist of a minimum 8 players and maximum of 12 players.
All teams should consist of men and women, with a minimum requirement of 2 women on the field at all times.
All teams must consist of a minimum of three (3) players whose country of origin is the same as the country represented in the SCWC. Country of origin is defined as having been born in the country or having at least one parent born in the country.
The tournament will consist of 32 teams from 32 countries. The event is first come first serve registration by country and continent. Once a country has registered or a continent is full, additional teams for either may be placed on a waitlist. Waitlist teams will be notified by September 4th of their status.
See if your country and continent are still available and open.
Continent and team allocations are:
At the Steel City World Cup Group Draw event, all 32 teams will be randomly assigned to one of 8 groups consisting of four (4) teams each. Each Group and team will play all of their three (3) Group Stage games on a single day. The top two (2) teams from each group will qualify for the Single Elimination Stage the following weekend.
Matches will follow FIFA rules and regulations with a few noted exceptions. All match rules can be found HERE.
All tournament play related questions should be directed to Justin Forzano at email@example.com.