HELP USA's Street Soccer USA Presents: New York City Cup: 9am - 9pm
Soccer is back in Times Square for the 2014 New York City Cup! Celebrate the power of soccer to transform lives! Be a part of one of the most impactful soccer events in the country culminating in the crowning of Street Soccer Champion of NYC!
Special Guests: NYC Council Members: Carlos Menchaca, Ritchie Torres, Rafael Espinal, Helen Rosenthal; NYC DHS Commissioner Gilbert Taylor, Maria Cuomo Cole (HELP USA), Dr. Tom Hameline (HELP USA), Boris Kodjoe, Dax McCarty (New York Red Bulls), Erik Stover (NY Cosmos), Giovanni Salvarese (NY Cosmos).
Highlights of the day: 9am - Group Matches Begin 11am - 11:20am - Street Soccer Canada vs. Street Soccer Detroit 12pm - 12:20pm - Youth Exhibition Matches (featuring youth from Help USA's East NYC Housing Development) 12:30pm - 1pm Opening Remarks and National Anthem 1pm - 1:20pm - NYC City Council vs. Street Soccer NYC All-Stars 2:40pm - 3pm Street Soccer Chile vs. NY Cosmos (Coaches) 3:40pm - 4pm NYC FC vs Street Soccer Chile 4pm - 4:20pm NY Red Bulls vs The Promotion Factory 4:40pm - 5pm Greek Americans (US Open Cup stars) vs GFI Group (Reigning Champs) 6pm - Playoffs 7pm - SemiFinals 7:40pm - CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Join us tomorrow! Share your experiences with us! #SSUSACupNYC
A special thanks to our Sponsors and Partners - Uniqlo USA, The Promotion Factory, JEANRICHARD Watches, New York Cosmos, New York City FC, GFI Group, MLS Works, Phebe's Tavern and Grills, U.S. Soccer Foundation, Coca-Cola Foundation, FIFA Football for Hope, HELP USA, NYC DHS
All proceeds benefit Street Soccer USA's work with at risk and homeless youth and young adults. Learn more at www.streetsoccerusa.org/cup