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U.S. Soccer Communications –  Press Credential Requests

This page is for media to request press credentials for U.S. Soccer events and find information on how to apply to upcoming matches and tournaments. When the credential application window is open, click on the name of the match in the table below to access the application form. Step-by-step U.S. Soccer Accreditation Form Instructions are listed at the bottom of this page.

Media seeking accreditation should be familiar with U.S. Soccer’s Media Policies, available for download as a PDF in English.

Upcoming Events
Match/Event Date Location Application Opens Application Deadline
U.S. WNT vs. Korea Republic May 30 Red Bull Arena; Harrison, N.J.
2015 U.S. WNT World Cup Media Day May 27 Marriott Marquis, New York City May 6 May 22 
U.S. MNT vs. Guatemala July 3 LP Field, Nashville, Tenn.  May 11 July 3

U.S. MNT vs. Netherlands - Amsterdam Arena; Amsterdam, Netherlands

Media interested in covering the U.S. Men's National Team match against the Netherlands in Amsterdam on June 5 should email  no later than May 25.

U.S. MNT vs. Germany - RheinEnergieSTADION; Cologne, Germany

The period to request  a press credential to the U.S. Men's National Team match against Germany in Cologne has ended. The deadline was May 20.  Media who would like submit a late request should email 

2015 U.S. Women's National Team World Cup Media Day

Television broadcasters wishing to request space for on-camera one-on-one interviews for the 2015 U.S. Women's National Team World Cup Media Day at the Marriott Marquis must make that request through Sinhue Mendoza,  Please keep in mind that space is limited and some requests may not be accommodated. Broadcasters should confirm no later than May 15 so that U.S. Soccer can work on the proper spacing accommodations. 

2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

The press credential application process for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada is now closed. The deadline to apply for press credentials through FIFA was April 13. 

2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup

The press credential application process  for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup is now closed. The deadline to apply for press credentials through FIFA was May 1. 

U.S. Soccer Accreditation Form Instructions

Step 1: When applying for a match credential, click the name of the match listed in the table at the top of the page to visit the U.S. Soccer online credential application. 

Step 2: Enter your primary e-mail address. If a returning user, you will be emailed a link to log in. Once logged in, click 'Add an Attendee' or 'Add Yourself as an Attendee' to request a match credential.

Step 3: Enter your contact information, your editor or producer’s contact information (if applicable) and your organization’s contact information. Click ‘Continue.’ 

Step 4: Add attendee information.

      a: If you filled out the contact information with your name and will be attending, click “Add yourself as an Attendee.” Click Submit when you have completed the form 
      b: If you are requesting accreditation for others, click ‘Add an Attendee’ 
      c: To apply for additional matches, use the 'Add yourself as an Attendee' and/or 'Add an Attendee' function and select each match separately.

Step 5: Click ‘Finish’ when you have submitted all attendee information. 

Step 6: You will receive a confirmation e-mail from U.S. Soccer. Please save this e-mail as it includes the link to edit or add credential requests to these events. 

Questions regarding credential applications can be directed to or 312-808-1300.

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