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How Many Teams Qualify for ECNL Playoffs?
The ECNL playoffs are a highly anticipated event in the world of youth soccer. But how many teams actually make it to the playoffs? The answer may surprise you. In this article, we take a closer look at the playoff format and break down the numbers to see just how many teams earn the chance to compete for the ECNL championship.
ECNL Playoffs: How Many Teams Qualify?
ECNL playoffs are highly competitive and only the best teams participate. In each age group, the number of teams that qualify for the playoffs varies. For U13, U14 and U15 age groups, the top 8 teams from each conference earn a berth in the playoffs. For U16, U17 and U18/19 age groups, the top 6 teams from each conference qualify for the ECNL playoffs.