International Clearance Paperwork (ICP)

Additional Registration Requirements for US Citizens Born Abroad and Foreign Born Players

The US Soccer Federation, in cooperation with FIFA, is requiring that parents of ALL players that are foreign-born or a US citizen foreign-born fill out additional paperwork for their son/daughter. Players WILL NOT be able to participate with any NCYSA program until they have been cleared by the US Soccer Federation. This is a one time filing. Once your paperwork is filed no other steps will need to be taken with any club within the state of NC for the remainder of your child's soccer career. All clubs, USYS and US Club are required to file this paperwork for all players in the United States.

Please take the time to read the information below, print and fill out the applicable forms and collect the required back-up documentation.

US Citizen Born-Abroad? Click here for Required Documents

Foreign-Born Player? Click here for Required Documents


All documentation must be submitted to Kim Slovensky and then will be submitted to the appropriate NCYSA liason. Please submit your documents as follows:

1. The file must be in pdf format.
2. Please combine all documents into one file.

3. Please email the file to

FIFA accepts documents in any of these four languages: English, Spanish, German, French

If you have any questions please contact Kim Slovensky at