Competitive Tryouts are still available!
To schedule a time for your player to be evaluated, please contact:


Mate Kozul        602-434-7219

Igor Cavar       602-327-9495



North Scottsdale Soccer Club is one of the fastest growing youth soccer organizations in the state!

We are on a mission – to provide a first-class competitive soccer program where players are supported in achieving their full potential and to firmly establish a positive soccer culture within our community.

Leading our mission is:

Mate Kozul

Executive Director and Director of Coaching:

  • USSF A License
  • NSCAA Premier Diploma
  • USSF National Youth License
  • USL Pro League “Coach of the Year” 1998
  • Yavapai College National Champion 1990
  • NIKE Elite Pro Player
  • 10 Year Professional Soccer Player: Croatia – Belgium – United States


Igor Cavar
Technical Director

  • USSF B License
  • NSCAA Premier Diploma
  • USSF National Youth License
  • NSCAA Goalkeeper Level 3 Diploma
  • B.S. in Kinesiology – Arizona State University
  • All State Selection Central High School
  • Two year Captain Glendale Community College
  • Played for Grand Canyon State University



NSSC offers a competitive program for players who desire a higher level of training and competition. Our focus is to maintain a quality, affordable program with a balanced curriculum that is challenging yet fun.

  • Tryouts are held in the month of May.
  • Open to all players between the ages 5-19.
  • Inclusive of all levels of play – top flight, intermediate, developmental, beginner and academy.
  • Specialized coaching staff: USSF licensed, former professional & collegiate coaching staff that are passionate about the game.
  • Player-centered coaching curriculum focused on individual technique and skills within a team environment.
  • Participation in Arizona Regional Leagues, Arizona State League, Port of Subs Open League, various tournaments and indoor programs.




The competitive season length and corresponding fees are determined according to the age of the player. Players are responsible for the following fees:

  • One-time annual registration fee.
  • Monthly training – total fees paid in 5 monthly payments, starting in August.


Age Season Length Registration Fee Training Fees

Payment Plan
(5 monthly payments)

U7 & U8 August – February $260 $115 x 7 = $805 $805 
U9-U10 August – March $260 $115 x 8 = $920 $920 
U11 and older August – April $260 $115 x 9 = $1035 $1035 

Other costs include uniforms and tournament fees.


All teams will participate in a minimum of 2 tournaments per year.

  • NSSC recommends that each team participate 3-6 tournaments per year, depending on team’s age and level.
  • The majority of tournament participation is local, while higher-level teams may travel out-of-state.


All players are required to purchase a competitive uniform kit, unless you are a returning player who does not require a new size. The uniform kit includes:

  • One complete white home Adidas uniform (jersey, shorts, socks)
  • One complete black away Adidas uniform (jersey, shorts, socks)
  • Practice shirt
  • Warm-ups, backpacks and other items are optional.



  • 2 ninety-minute practices per week.
  • Additional FAST program team training and various individual training options available (see below).
  • Same convenient location each week: Desert Canyon Middle School or McDowell Mountain Ranch South Field.
  • Younger teams have early practice time priority.
  • SPECIALIZED GOALKEEPER TRAINING provided for all ages.


Specialized programs are available to those who want more:

  • Friday Finishing
  • Fast Footwork
  • FAST Speed + Strength + Conditioning Program available option for all individuals and teams
  • Private and semi-private lessons available


If you have any additional questions please email us at


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