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South Mississippi's Premier Select Soccer Program

Gulf Coast United Futbol Club

Founded in 2003, Gulf Coast United Futbol Club is dedicated to providing players of demonstrated ability the opportunity to compete successfully at the highest possible level of soccer by providing the most competitive environment for our athletes to develop as players while emphasizing discipline, sportsmanship and character. The club is dedicated to promoting the sport of soccer and to the development of players that want to compete at the highest level possible. The club will focus primarily on skill development and training by offering the best coaching available in the region.

Gulf Coast United Futbol Club Announcements

To the present and future members of the Gulf Coast United Futbol Club Family
Your child's successful career in 'The Beautiful Game' begins now. The longest running D1 youth soccer program in the state is preparing for yet another season of quality service in our family environment. Our coaches are the highest licensed collection of professionals of any club in Mississippi and represent the best of of our Coastal high school programs. On the heels of managing the largest local club tournament in over a decade, our tryouts will precede preparation of our older age groups for the GSPL (National League of clubs in the Southeastern United States) in August. Our emphasis remains committing to doing what's best for our players and teams while developing and molding our student athletes to compete at the highest levels of play available to them. Our alumni players have received hundreds of roster spots and scholarships with colleges and universities across the country over the last fourteen years. We plan on continuing our push for development and improvement with your child's interest at heart. Our GCUFC family is growing, and we look forward to seeing you at our tryouts to help us maintain the level of excellence that has made us one of the premier clubs in the region.
  • International partnerships such as EFB and other clubs in the top league in Denmark which allows our players the opportunity to train at the highest level
  • 25+ State Championships in 8 years of MSA membership
  • 12 Teams made US Regionals
  • Multiple teams advanced to Quarters, Semis, and Finals of US Regionals
  • 9 Gulf States Premier League (GSPL) Champions in the first 5 years of GSPL
2017/2018 Tryouts
May 13 & 14 at Gulfport Sportsplex
2009-2006- West Boys and Girls- 9:00-10:30 am
2005 Boys and Girls- 9:00-10:30 am
2004 Boys and Girls- 10;30-NOON
2003 Boys and Girls- 10:30-NOON
2002 Boys and Girls- NOON-1:30pm
2001 Boys and Girls-NOON- 1:30pm
2000 & 1999 Boys and Girls- 1:30-3pm
May 16 & 18 at Jackson County Soccer Complex in Gautier 
6:00 pm- 7:30 pm
2009-2006 East Boys and Girls

Major Colleges that Gulf Coast United players have signed with:

Memphis University Northern Illinois University University of Mobile
University of Southern Mississippi Mississippi State University University of Mississippi
University of Alabama UAB Troy University
University of South Alabama William Carey University Belhaven
Southeastern Louisiana University University of Louisiana at Lafayette University of Louisiana at Monroe
Millsaps Mississippi College

  • GCU free clinic hosts over 140 soccer players!
  • 2001 Girls win Gulf Coast Fall Classic!
  • 07/08 Girls finish 2nd in MSC Halloween Tournament!
  • 2007 Boys win Hattiesburg Labor Day Classic!
  • 2006 Girls East win MSC Halloween Tournament!
  • 2005 Girls Blue finish 2nd in Gulf Coast Fall Classic!
  • 2004 Boys finish 2nd in Gulf Coast Fall Classic!
  • 2003 Girls Win Publix Atlanta Cup!
  • 2000 Boys win Gulf Coast Fall Classic!
  • 2007 Boys Blue win Rankin Super Cup!
  • 01 Boys win OLOL Cup in Baton Rouge!
  • 07/08 Boys White win Rankin Super Cup!
  • 98/98 Girls finish 2nd in OLOL Cup in Baton Rouge!
  • 2001 Boys win Magnolia Cup!
  • 2008 Boys win Rankin Super Cup!
  • 02 Boys win Rankin Super Cup!
  • 2003 Boys win Cajun Classic!
  • 2008 Boys finish 2nd in Hattiesburg Labor Day Classic!

Gulf Coast United Futbol Club 2017 College Commits

Ethan Loftin William Carey
Nate Bond Southwest CC
Patrick Larsen Southwest CC
Michael Martin Southwest CC
Jarrett Green Southwest CC
Nick Dickinson Southwest CC
Conner Smothers Southwest CC
Alex Strong Meridian CC
Cayden Perez Meridian CC
Makaio Johnson Meridian CC
Erica Gaddie Jones County CC
Claire Campbell Meridian CC
Gabbie Vincent William Carey
Meredith Follis Mississippi College
Gracie East Mississippi State
Mary Margaret Parker Jones County CC
Anna Brice Taylor Jones County CC
Anna Kate Howard Jones County CC
Previous year college commits under College Commits section of website

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Mailing address:

Gulf Coast United
PO Box 391, Gulfport, MS 39502