About Our Tournament


The Needham Soccer Club, located 15 miles west of Boston, is proud to host its 41st Needham Memorial Day Tournament Driven by Yokohama - Invitational and FC Boston College Showcase, taking place May 26 - 29, 2017.


Our Needham Invitational is one of the oldest and highest ranked Memorial Day Tournaments in the country for premier and town teams.  Our FC Boston College Showcase is now a favorite destination for top-caliber teams from throughout the Eastern United States, Canada and England.  

2016's tournament proved to be a huge success with over 1100 teams attending, making it the Largest Soccer Tournament in North America. We pride ourselves in our 40 years of experience and knowledge in running a fun, competitive, professional and seamless tournament. We are constantly focusing on making improvements for your total "tournament experience". 

The East Coast and New England is a hotbed for Colleges - in 2008 we ran our first College Showcase which became an instant success with over 100 top caliber club teams and attended by 70 plus college coaches.  The showcase has continued to grow and in 2016 we accepted 450 Showcase teams and over 200 college coaches.


In order to make our tournament one of the best you will find we have our games refereed by some of the top USSF registered referees in the country and from around the world.  We our used as Referee Certification and Referee Mentoring Tournament and 2016 saw over 750 referees participate in our 3-man system.

We have an extensive Frequently Asked Questions section on the site so check there for answers to any questions you may have or feel free to email the Tournament Director.

Interest in our tournament is always great and this year we expect the tournament will be attended by over by close to 1000 teams. We have already received many inquiries into the tournament and our hotel partners are already filling up their blocks. 

We strongly suggest you sign up once registration opens and contact our Hotel Partners our Reservation Deadline is February 15, 2017. 

Our application deadline is February 15, 2017 application.  Teams will be notified of their acceptance on March 10, 2016. You are not guaranteed acceptance even if you apply by the deadline.

Teams who apply after February 15th  will be placed on our Wait List, and acceptance notifications will be processed after all On-Time applicants are processed.

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