Match Rules

  • Each player must have proper footwear and shin pads
  • Team Managers need to ensure that their teams have insurance
  • Substitutes have to sit outside the pitch parameters and managers need to inform the referee each and every time a substitute enters the pitch
  • Only captains may speak to the referee
  • Instead of yellow cards we will implement the Sin Bin Policy where fouling players will have a 5 minute time-out
  • Violent conduct results in a red card and the player will be disqualified for the rest of that game and also the next game
  • Penalties: 2 steps away. 6 paces from goal line
  • Free kicks: 4 paces away
  • All free kicks are direct
  • Goal kicks: ball has to come out of the box
  • No fly kicking (Goal keeper)
  • Only players and manager are allowed on the pitch – subs, family, friends and supporters have to remain off the pitch at all times
  • Back Pass: kick will be brought back to edge of area
  • Goal keeper cannot be roaming