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MDI Information

2021 Jr. Irish Memorial Day Invitational

May 29-30, 2021


 The Jr. Irish Soccer Club is proud to announce the 44th annual Jr. Irish Memorial Day Invitational, better known as the MDI!  The two-day event is held in beautiful South Bend IN and draws teams from all over the Midwest.  

Sanctioned:  The 2021 Jr. Irish Memorial Day Invitational is sanctioned by US Youth Soccer, Indiana Youth Soccer and is open to all USSF AND US Club affiliated teams.

Tournament Entry Fees
Boys & Girls 8U              4v4    $400          Boys & Girls 9U-10U      7v7             $625
Boys & Girls 11U-12U    9v9    $675          Boys & Girls 13U-14U    11v11         $725

Boys & Girls 15U – 19U   11v11 $750

*Club discounts for multiple teams entered.!

GotSoccer Rankings:  Teams attending the MDI have the opportunity to earn bonus ranking points based on their results. 

Placement: All Teams will be placed in appropriate levels based on previous performance in League play, State Cup, tournaments, and Got Soccer rankings.  We offer multiple tiers.  

The Pitch: The majority of the matches will be played at the pristine Jr Irish Soccer Complex in South Bend, IN.  Our facility has hosted such events as:

  • Indiana State and Presidents Cup Finals        
  • National and Regional league weekends
  • ECNL League Matches                                               
  • Super Y League Regional Events
  • College Matches 

Location:  The Jr. Irish Soccer Complex is location just minutes from the University of Notre Dame.  A great opportunity to walk the beautiful iconic campus over the weekend.

League Matches: MDI is a great opportunity to play ISL, National League, or Regional Conference games over a long weekend.  The tournament will still pay the referees and handle all of the paperwork. 

2021 MDI Tournament Fees

$400 per team for 7U and 8U (2014 & 2013)

$625 per team for 9U and 10U (2012& 2011)

$675 per team for 11U and 12U (2010 & 2009)

$725 per team for 13U - 14U (2008 & 2007)

$750 per team 15U - 19U (2006 - 2002)

Registration Deadline Extended: April 16, 2021

2021 MDI Format

The following single year age group divisions of tournament play are scheduled:

Boys 8U through 19U
Girls 8U through 19U

Each team will play a minimum of three (3) games (weather permitting), with bracket play on Saturday May 29th and Sunday May 30th, 2021.  

The 8U through 10U teams will play 3 games (weather permitting), with no Championship round, and each player will receive participation awards.


Preliminary Game Length

Championship Game Length

7U - 8U

4x10 (40 min)


9U - 10U

2x25 (50 min)


11U - 12U

2x30 (60 min)

2x30 (60 min)

13U – 19U

2x35 (70 min)

2x35 (70 min)

Guest Players/Roster Size/Field Players:



Max Roster

Guest Players

7U – 8U




9U - 10U




11U – U12




13U - 19U 11 v 11 20 5

We will accept your official state roster if it exceeds the maximum roster size of players.  Your tournament roster may exceed the maximum roster size of players but may not exceed your official state roster size.

Required Forms

  • State approved Team rosters,
  • Tournament Rosters (with player names and numbers)
  • USSF travel permits (non-Indiana Teams)
  • USSF youth player passes
  • Release of liability forms
  • COVID Release Form

All forms must be uploaded into your Got soccer Account.

See Forms