Competitive Tryouts!

Competitive Tryouts!




Join North Scottsdale Soccer Club

              One of the fastest growing Clubs in Arizona!




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




2017-18 Age Matrix

















BOYS born in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 

(U6, U7, U8, U9, U10 Boys)

Thursday, May 4               6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6                9:00am – 10:00am
Thursday, May 11             6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 13              9:00am – 10:00am
Saturday, May 20             9:00am – 10:00am


GIRLS born in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
(U6, U7, U8, U9, U10 Girls)

Wednesday, May 3           6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6                9:00am – 10:00am
Wednesday, May 10         6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 13              9:00am – 10:00am
Saturday, May 20              9:00am – 10:00am


BOYS born in 2007, 2006, 2005 
(U11, U12, U13 Boys)

Tuesday, May 2                  6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6                 11:45am – 1:00pm
Tuesday, May 9                  6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 13               11:45am – 1:00pm
Saturday, May 20              11:45am – 1:00pm


GIRLS born in 2007, 2006, 2005 
(U11, U12, U13 Girls)

Monday May 1                    6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6                 10:15am – 11:30am
Monday, May 8                  6:00pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, May 13               10:15am – 11:30am
Saturday, May 20              10:15am – 11:30am


BOYS born in 2004, 2003 
(U14, U15, Boys)

Tuesday, May 2                  7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 6                 2:45pm – 4:00pm
Tuesday, May 9                  7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 13               2:45pm – 4:00pm
Saturday, May 20              2:45pm – 4:00pm


GIRLS born in 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999 
(U14, U15, U16, U17, U18, U19 Girls)

Monday, May 1                   7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 6                 1:15pm – 2:30pm
Monday, May 8                   7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 13                1:15pm – 2:30pm
Saturday, May 20               1:15pm – 2:30pm


BOYS born in 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999
(U16, U17, U18, U19 Boys)

Thursday, May 4                7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 6                 2:45pm – 4:00pm
Thursday, May 11               7:30pm – 9:00pm
Saturday, May 13               2:45pm – 4:00pm
Saturday, May 20              2:45pm – 4:00pm



Tryout Location

Tryouts are located at McDowell Mountain Ranch (South Field) – Map

MMR South is located down the street from Desert Canyon Middle School, just past the McDowell Mountain Ranch Aquatic Center on 102nd Way.

See the picture below – MMR South is depicted with the star and is the correct field for tryouts.

















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
  • USSF National Youth License
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • 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 National B License
  • USSF National Youth License
  • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
  • NSCAA Goalkeeping 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 is 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, but may be scheduled any time.
  • 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 Chipotle 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 installments, starting in August and ending in December. 


Age Season Length Registration Fee Training Fees

Total Training Fees

U6, U7 & U8 August-February $260 $115 x 7 months $805
U9 & U10 August-March $260 $115 x 8 months $920
U11 and older August-April $260 $115 x 9 months $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

You may also contact:

Mate Kozul         602-434-7219

Igor Cavar        602-327-9495