Expansion Opportunities

Join the NPSL!

The National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) is a member-driven national league committed to the support of its teams on and off the field and growing the sport nationally. NPSL Teams are annually awarded many spots in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

The NPSL operates in over 90 markets across the country and remains one of the fastest-growing soccer leagues in the U.S. The NPSL has a strong relationship with the North American Soccer League (NASL), with many NASL teams operating in the NPSL as reserve teams. The NPSL is committed to growing the sport of soccer in the United States in a sustainable way and maintaining value to its existing teams.

What Makes the NPSL Unique?

  • Professionally operated teams and national league office
  • Board of Directors comprised of officials elected into office by all teams
  • Investment in turn-key player registration software for its teams
  • Annual showcase for players who aspire to play at the professional level
  • Teams largely comprised of players holding amateur playing status (players may maintain college eligibility on fully-rostered amateur teams)
  • Affordable entry cost and annual dues for league membership to provide a sustainable business model
  • Extremely competitive league structure – teams play in regional conferences to keep travel expenses manageable while benefitting from infrastructure of a national league
  • Annual playoffs and championship game organized by the league
  • Strong portfolio of national partners delivering value back to teams