Houston Dynamo Premier Cup

Welcome to the Houston Dynamo Premier Cup 2021.

The Houston Dynamo Premier Cup is the number one boys premier pre-season event in Houston. For the girls event, click here.

This year, we are excited to bring together the top U9, U10, U11, U12 and U13 teams from MLS NEXT, ECNL and Select clubs from all over the country.  Additionally, we invite U14 & U15 MLS NEXT, ECNL and Select teams to participate in a series of exhibition games providing pre-season competition against unfamiliar opponents.

We are proud to provide all participants world-class turf playing facilities and quality host hotels all located in close proximity to the fields and the vibrant amenities of The Woodlands, Texas.  For more information on the facilities and hotels, please see below.

REGISTER NOW! Sign up for Dynamo Dash Youth Tournaments now with no fear of losing your money to the event being canceled because of Covid-19. As we get closer to the event, we’ll ask for a payment, but we won’t cash checks or run credit cards until we are sure the event is going to be played! See more information on all of our events below.

Payment for this event will not be processed until January 4, 2021.

Event Information

  • GotSoccer Ranked Event
  • Hosted on quality all-weather turf facilities – no risk of tournament cancellation
  • Participation from the top clubs in Texas
  • USSF certified referees assigned to all games. Full crews on 9v9 and 11v11 games
  • Winners and Finalists in the U9-13 brackets will receive individual awards
  • In the U14/15 age group, MLS NEXT, ECNL, and invited Select teams will play exhibition games against clubs/teams from different leagues and affiliations to create as many unique match-ups as possible.  Teams will have the opportunity to select 2 or 3 games
  • U12 teams wishing to play 11v11 may register in the U13 age group.

Event Format

U9 (2012) / U10 (2011)U10 (2011) / U11 (2010) / U12 (2009)U12 (2009) / U13 (2008)U14 (2007) / U15 (2006)
TournamentTournamentTournamentPre-Season Exhibition Games
Gold & Silver Bracket
3 Games + Finals
Premier, Gold & Silver Bracket
3 Games + Finals
Premier, Gold & Silver Bracket
3 Games + Finals
2 or 3 Games
$525$595$6952 Games - $425
3 Games - $575

Stuart Taylor
Tournament Director
(281) 298-2180

Darron Rush
Assistant Tournament Director
(281) 298-2180

The tournament will be checking all teams online using the GotSoccer system.

The deadline for check-in is January 13, 2021

Documents required for check-in:

  • US Club/USYSA Player Cards (front and back) with pictures
  • US Club/USYSA Medical Releases. Club issued medical releases will not be accepted.
  • US Club/USYSA Official Roster

If your player cards are not yet available, please submit a letter from your club registrar certifying your players are registered for the 2019/20 season through USYSA or US Club. The letter should be on club stationary and include the team name, player name, player date of birth and player ID number.

Houston Dynamo|Dash Youth teams will be contacted by your competitive administrator.

Team Travel Source is the housing partner for Dynamo Dash Youth! We have worked hard to secure the best hotel rooms with the lowest rates for teams, coaches and attendees!

IMPORTANT: This is a Stay to Play event. All reservations (individual or group) must be made through the official reservation link with Team Travel Source.

Team Travel Source can’t wait to hear from you, and is excited to EXCEED YOUR EXPECTATIONS!

January 22-24, 2021

Bear Branch and Gosling Sports fields

Registration Fee
U9/10 – 7v7 – $525
U11/12 – 9v9 – $595
U12/13 – 11v11 – $695
U14/15 Scrimmages – $575 (3 games)/$425 (2 games)

Registration Open
July 1, 2020

Registration Deadline
December 16, 2020

Quick Links
Application to Host – STYSA
Application to Host – US Club

This tournament is unrestricted. Teams registered in good standing with any U.S. Soccer Federation affiliate are eligible to apply.