United States Soccer Federation

Registered Name
United States Soccer Federation Inc
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The United States Soccer Federation, commonly referred to as U.S. Soccer, is a 501 nonprofit organization and the official governing body of the sport of soccer in the United States. With headquarters in Chicago, the FIFA member governs U.S. amateur and professional soccer, including the men's, women's, youth, beach soccer, futsal, and Paralympic national teams. U.S. Soccer sanctions referees and soccer tournaments for most soccer leagues in the United States. The U.S. Soccer Federation also administers and operates the U.S. Open Cup, which was first held in 1914.

Source: Wikipedia



Youth national and men's and women's national team programs - the 21 national teams managed by the federation range from the under-14 boy's and girl's teams to the under-23 men's and women's teams and the men's and women's senior national teams. All teams participate in domestic and international matches. Included in this amount are all expenses related to player development.

Referee Program


Trains experienced and new referees in the latest techniques and rules of soccer. Depending on the classifications, referees officiate at all levels of soccer matches ranging from youth to professional international soccer.

Coaching Program


Trains coaches in the latest techniques. Interested individuals may gain certification in the six progressive levels of coaching. The curriculum for the six levels is authorized by the federation. The federation runs schools throughout the country for A and B license certification. state associations run schools for C, D, and E certification. F license certification is done online.


These include sponsorship and marketing, COPA


America Centenario Tournament, and Open Cup.


Carlos Cordeiro President
Brian Remedi CAO
Eric Gleason CFO
Lisa Levine Legal Counsel
Lydia Wahlke Legal Counsel
Tom King Managing Director Admin
Jay Berhalter COO
Sunil Gulati Past President
Chris Ahrens Athlete Representative
Carlos Bocanegra Athlete Representative
Angela Hucles Athlete Representative
Don Garber Pro Council Representative
Steve Malik Pro Council Representative
Richard Moeller Adult Council Representative
John Motta Adult Council Representative
Peter Zopfi Youth Council Representative
Tim Turney Youth Council Representative
John Collins At Large Representative
Lisa Carnoy Independent Directors
Val Ackerman Independent Directors
Dan Flynn CEO
Bruce Arena Mnt Head Coach
Jill Ellis Wnt Head Coach
David Sarachan Mnt Head Coach
George Chiampas Chief Medical Officer
Tabare Ramos U20m Head Coach
Christen Press Wnt Player
Rebecca Sauerbrunn Wnt Player
Kelly O'hara Wnt Player
Samantha Mewis Wnt Player
Jurgen Klinsmann Former Mnt Head Coach
Andreas Herzog Former Mnt Assistant Coach
Source: IRS 990