International Clearance

The US Soccer Federation (USSF) and FIFA require that any player born outside of the

United States complete and submit the International Clearance paperwork.

If your child was born in a foreign country (even if US Citizen), you must submit the appropriate form (see below).

**Please note, This is a one time only requirement**

**If you have completed this process with SCYS in the previous seasons you will not need to complete again**

US Soccer Federation (USSF) and FIFA require that one of the following forms

must be submitted before your child is eligible to play.

  • If player moved to live in the US at 9 years of age or younger (Includes US Citizen who was born abroad if they have played soccer in another country), please complete USSF PROOF OF ENTRY PRIOR TO 10 YEARS OF AGE SUBMISSION FORM P12 2-15 and submit along with a copy of a school report card or immunization record issued in the US. Document Must be from before they turned 10 years old.
  • If player was born outside of the US but is a US Citizen (includes player with "birth Abroad" birth certificate), regardless of player’s age, please complete and submit USSF FIRST REGISTRATION FORM FR-11.

FIFA’s Protection Of Minors - Pertinent Facts Document

Questions or concerns, please contact Kellie Land

Updated as of 04/25/2017


Forms should be submitted to Kellie Land:

Fax - 864.329.1103

18 Boland Ct., Greenville, SC 29615

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