Welcome to our COVID-19 resource page for the Coppa Classico (October) and Spring Warm Up Tournament (March). The COVID-19 information for our tournaments is updated prior to each event in order to reflect the most recent guidance from the CDC, PA Department of Health, and EPYSA.
You should be able to find all of the relevant information relating to safety precautions put in place for the tournament along with what we hope are some links to helpful outside resources to aid in navigating the pandemic.
Please keep in mind that the measures put in place and compliance with them are necessary in order for the event to take place. Our primary goal is to provide a safe environment in which players can continue to enjoy and grow in the game.
If you have questions or need to report a positive test associated with the tournament, please contact Bill Esterly at email@example.com.
The measures outlined below will be in place for the duration of the Coppa Classico. These policies are subject to change at any time. They are intended to ensure the safest possible conditions for players, spectators, coaches and officials. Please take time to review these measures in order to understand your responsibilities as a participant in the event. Everyone has a role to play in creating a safe environment for the players.
Players and Coaches
Tournament Game Adjusted Practices
Enhanced Safety Provisions:
SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Confirmed Case Plan for Penn FC Youth/LDSA Events
When a player, coach, referee, spectator, tournament staff member or other individual attending the Coppa Classico receives a positive test result for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19:
Per CDC guidelines, individuals completing a period of self-isolation after a positive test result prior to the tournament can return to team activities (trainings, games, meetings, etc.) when
Anyone who has received a positive test result for infection by SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 prior to the start of the event may attend/participate when
Purpose: To ensure the health and safety of all associated with tournaments conducted by Penn FC Youth/LDSA and aid in breaking of transmission chains should a positive test result be reported.
All individuals attending a Penn FC Youth/LDSA tournament are responsible for helping to maintain a safe environment and prevent transmission of illness at the event. Everyone should be aware of the most common symptoms of infection by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the most common symptoms for infection by SARS-CoV-2 (as of 8/15/2020) are:
Nobody experiencing symptoms suggestive of illness should participate in a Penn FC Youth Tournament in any capacity.
Nobody who has been tested for infection by SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 and is awaiting a test result should participate in a Penn FC Youth tournament in any capacity.
Confirmation of Exposure
If the tournament staff is notified of an individual’s confirmed positive test result for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19, the tournament staff will immediately take appropriate action to prevent transmission of the virus.
Confirmed Positive Test for Participant or Tournament Staff
Positive Test Result of a Parent, Household Member or Caregiver