Men's vElite to be expanded to 12 Teams in 2011

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Men's vElite 2011 to be Held at USA Cup and expanded to 12 teams

After three years of succesful play, the PUMA Men's vElite Finals will be expanded to 12 teams. Continuing off of the Road to Tottenham grand prize in 2010, the winner of vElite 2011 will be sent to one of PUMA's international partners for a once in a lifetime experience!

The men's vElite bracket will be held at USA Cup Weekend on July 15-17, 2011. It will consist of three groups of 4 teams each, with both domestic and international squads competing. Flights will winners from regional vElite tournaments as well as invited teams. See below for prize details!

PUMA vElite Championships Grand Prize: Qualified teams for this u16 elite group will play for the chance to win an all-expense paid trip to one of PUMA’s International partners in 2011**. The winning team of the vElite bracket at USA Cup (18 players & 2 coaches) will train at the first team’s facilities, play a match against the club’s Academy Team, and get tickets to a first team match! *** Teams will stay for three nights and then be flown back to their US destination. Airfare, Food, Lodging and Team Transportation will be covered by PUMA North America. Dates of the trip will be determined after USA Cup 2011. * Airfare to and from 2011 USA Cup® NOT included.

** 18 Players and two coaches will be covered under travel expenses.

*** Prize is non-transferable. If the prize is unavailable, PUMA reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. PUMA also reserves the right to cancel or modify the Prize or these Rules if fraud, technical failures, facilities or team availability, or any other factor beyond PUMA’s reasonable control impairs the Program, as determined by PUMA, in their sole discretion. All members of the winning team must agree to sign a personal release and waiver prior to receiving the Prize. For complete details contact