For Non-U.S. Citizens
A player born outside of the United States who is currently aged 18 or over may also be cleared to register by the First Registration process. However, there is an additional step required. Once the First Registration Form is completed and submitted, U.S. Soccer will contact the foreign federation of the player and inquire whether they have any registrations, at any level, for the player in question. If no response is given within seven (7) days or the foreign federation confirms there was no previous registration, U.S. Soccer will notify Mass Youth Soccer that player is free to register. If the foreign federation states, however, that the player had been previously registered, the player cannot use the First Registration method and will have to use one of the other three methods to obtain international clearance.
Non-U.S. Citizens, complete the following steps: