1May '20

Spring Competitions


Due to the ongoing COVID-19 social distancing directive and the Governor's announcement today that all schools in NY State will stay closed for the remainder of the academic year, NYCSL has made the difficult decision to cancel all competitions scheduled to be played this Spring. This includes all League and Cup play. The NYCSL Board will be issuing full credit to Clubs for all Spring 2020 League fees that have previously been paid. This credit will be applied to the next season. Over the next week or so, the league will determine how we will handle credit/refunds for all Cup competitions. 

11Mar '20

Important Message: Games Suspended


With the increase in cases of the COVID-19 virus in the greater NY area, the NYCSL & CCSL has suspended all matches for all competitions until further notice. The safety of our players, coaches, referees and spectators are our number one priority. We will continue to monitor and accesses the situation on a going forward basis. 

19Apr '19

New York City FC


NYCSL Partners with  New York City FC to run and administer the newly formed City Select League (CSL).

Our League

CCSL, under the sanctioning of US Club Soccer, offers a structured league for U8-U18/19 age groups for both Boys & Girls for the Fall and Spring seasons. The League will be comprised of teams from the state of Connecticut . The League is structured to provide participating teams/clubs with the appropriate level of competition, while maintaining a challenging environment for individual and team development.

Highlights of the program will include

  • U8 age groups will play 4 v 4 (No goalkeeper) small sided in order to better aid player development.
  • U9-U10 age groups will play 7x7 small sided in order to better aid player development.
  • U11-U12 age groups will play 9v9 small sided in order to better aid player development.
  • U8 age groups play in a trainer directed league including 2 festival and 5-6 weekly games.
  • A traditional 8-9 game season is played by U9-U14/15 age groups in the fall and U9-U18/19 age groups in the spring.
  • Roster flexibility-Any and all players who are US Club carded, may play on ANY team within that club provided they are age appropriate
  • An Advisory Board consisting of 5 Directors of Coaching from the league, will establish all rules and guidelines for the League.
  • Coaching curriculum will be established and maintained for all members

Our Values

The primary focus of a successful soccer program will be the individual player and their families.

  • We believe a primary focus of soccer coaches, teams and clubs will be the development of children as people first and players second.
  • We believe individual player development will be a clubs primary focus and team success a secondary but important goal.
  • We believe the players, parents, coaches and clubs who are the exception to the previously mentioned principles will benefit from involvement in a league, which promotes and expects this behavior from its participants.
  • We believe the CSSL offers a league supporting the players, parents, coaches and clubs in this endeavor.

Simple administration

  • We believe a league should be governed by simple administrative procedures which provide players, teams and clubs flexibility in the player development process.
  • We believe clubs should have the ability to move players up and down within their club using a club player pass.
  • We believe clubs should have the ability to make changes game to game due to illness, injury, vacation, changing ability, practice attendance, commitment or because a player has dedicated his/her summer to practicing on their own.
  • We believe having a flexible roster is not only healthy for players, teams, clubs and families but also reflects a realistic understanding of the changes occurring in players, families, teams and clubs over a 12 month period


  • We believe soccer is a kick in the grass, a blast, loads of fun, the cats meow, the bee's knees, and the world's favorite pastime and should be played, watched, enjoyed and read about daily.





All CCSL teams and/or clubs can access the latest CCSL team rosters from the Help Me System. To add additional coaches and/or players to your roster please contact your club registrar.



Information & Payment Updates

The CCSL HELP SYSTEM is available 24/7 to provide the following assistance:

  • Edit Team Information
  • Request Home and Away Schedule with Contacts
  • Pay Team Registration Fees Online

Click here to go to CCSL HELP SYSTEM. All club, team and roster records MUST be kept up-to-date for insurance purposes.



Clubs & Teams

Clubs & Teams must register all fields that are currently not listed on CCSL Field List for their club in order to enable scheduling of games.