What Is Tennessee Soccer?
Tennessee State Soccer Association (TS) is the National State Association member of United States Soccer Federation (USSF), United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA), and United States Amateur Soccer Association (USASA). We are a not-for-profit Tennessee corporation, allowing tax deductible donations and contributions to the fullest extent of the law.
We have a current membership base of over 41,000 registered players, primarily youth, and approximately 5,000 active coaches, referees, and administrators through our network of over 105 local member organizations across the state.
Tennessee Soccer's purpose is to promote the sport of soccer for the enjoyment of players of all ages, as well as parents and spectators, by creating and increasing opportunities for wholesome participation.
Soccer in the state of Tennessee is exploding. Tennessee State Soccer Association (TSSA) was founded nearly twenty years ago by aficionados of the game to advance and promote soccer at all levels in a state well known for American football and baseball. It has caught hold and proven that it's the most popular game in the world, and the fastest growing youth sport in the United States.
Tennessee Soccer (our marketing name) is the National State Association Member of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). Through the youth and amateur divisions, TSSA carries out the USSF program in the state of Tennessee.
Tennessee Soccer actively promotes the game through the following programs and services:
- Youth and Amateur Player Registration
- Tournament and Travel Sanctioning
- Accident Insurance Programs for Youth and Amateurs
- Liability and Directors & Officers Insurance Coverage
- Conduct and Discipline
- Risk Management
- Referee Training and Certification
- Coaches Training and Licensing
- Youth Player Development
- Youth Olympic Development Programs for Boys and Girls
- Olympic Development Select Teams Programs for Men and Women
- State, Regional & National Competitions for Youth and Amateurs
- Publications and Information
- The Tennessee Soccer Fair
- The Tennessee Soccer Store
- Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities