The competition will be divided into a group phase, a knockout phase and the finals.
Duration of matches:
U8: 2 x 15-minute halves
U9, U10, U11 and U12: 2 x 20-minute halves
U13, U14, U15 and U16: 2 x 25-minute halves
GROUP PHASE: Mini-league of 4 or 5 teams; play against each team once in a round-robin format.
KNOCKOUT PHASE: MADCUP GOLD, MADCUP SILVER and MADCUP BRONZE.
The winners and runners-up from each group compete for MADCUP GOLD.
The third- and fourth-placed teams from each group compete for MADCUP SILVER.
The fifth-placed teams from each group compete for MADCUP BRONZE.
All knockout rounds are single-leg eliminatory ties.