Central Tennessee Soccer: Spring 2013 Divisions

U-6
CENTRAL TENNESSEE SOCCER

RULES FOR UNDER 6

BALL SIZE: #3

NUMBER PLAYERS: 5 v 5
                GOALKEEPERS ARE NOT TO BE USED
                PLAYING TIME: EACH PLAYER SHALL PLAY MINIMUM OF 50% OF THE TOTAL PLAYING TIME.
             MAXIMUM # PLAYERS ON ROSTER SHOULD NOT EXCEED ELEVEN. TEAMS MAY BE COED.
                SUBSTITUTIONS: INJURIES AT REFEREE’S INSTRUCTION & AT THE END OF EVERY QUARTER.

PLAYERS EQUIPMENT: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS: ( FOOTWEAR) TENNIS SHOES OR SOFT-CLEATED SOCCER SHOES.
SHIN-GUARDS ARE REQUIRED FOR PRACTICES AND GAMES.

DURATION OF THE GAME: THE GAME SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO FOUR (4) EQUAL, 8 MINUTE QUARTERS. THERE SHALL BE A TWO(2) MINUTE BREAK BETWEEN QUARTERS EXCEPT HALF TIME WHERE A FIVE(5) MINUTE BREAK WILL BE GIVEN.

RULES OF THE GAME: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1)        NO OFFSIDE…..
2)        NO PENALTY KICKS…..
3)        ALL FOULS ARE TO BE EXPLAINED TO PLAYERS…
4)        THROW-IN WILL BE PERFORMED BY REFEREE AND ALSO USED AS A MEANS TO RESTART GAME INSTEAD OF FREE KICKS, .
5)        NO SCORE WILL BE ALLOWED FROM KICK-OFF.

REFEREE:
1) TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE PLAYERS
2) TIME KEEPER AND ENFORCER OF THE MODIFIED FIFA RULES





U-8
CENTRAL TENNESSEE SOCCER
RULES FOR UNDER 8

BALL SIZE: #4

NUMBER PLAYERS: 8 V 8
               
                PLAYING TIME: EACH PLAYER SHALL PLAY MINIMUM OF 50% OF THE TOTAL PLAYING TIME.
             MAXIMUM # PLAYERS ON ROSTER SHOULD NOT EXCEED FOURTEEN.   TEAMS MAY BE COED.
                SUBSTITUTIONS: INJURIES AT REFEREE’S INSTRUCTION & AT THE END OF EVERY QUARTER.

PLAYERS EQUIPMENT: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS: ( FOOTWEAR) TENNIS SHOES OR SOFT-CLEATED SOCCER SHOES.
SHIN-GUARDS ARE REQUIRED FOR PRACTICES AND GAMES.

DURATION OF THE GAME: THE GAME SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO FOUR (4) EQUAL, 10 MINUTE QUARTERS. THERE SHALL BE A TWO(2) MINUTE BREAK BETWEEN QUARTERS EXCEPT HALF TIME WHERE A FIVE(5) MINUTE BREAK WILL BE GIVEN.

RULES OF THE GAME: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1)        NO OFFSIDE…..
2)        NO PENALTY KICKS…..
3)        ALL FOULS ARE TO BE EXPLAINED TO PLAYERS…
4)        THROW-IN WILL BE REPEATED IF PLAYER FOULS ON THEIR FIRST ATTEMPT.
5)        ALL FREE KICKS AWARDED WILL BE INDIRECT.
6)        NO SCORE WILL BE ALLOWED FROM KICK-OFF.

REFEREE:
1) TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE PLAYERS
2) TIME KEEPER AND ENFORCER OF THE MODIFIED FIFA RULES





U-10
CENTRAL TENNESSEE SOCCER
RULES FOR UNDER 10

BALL SIZE: #4

NUMBER PLAYERS: 10 V 10
               
                PLAYING TIME: EACH PLAYER SHALL PLAY MINIMUM OF 50% OF THE TOTAL PLAYING TIME.
             MAXIMUM # PLAYERS ON ROSTER SHOULD NOT EXCEED FOURTEEN.
TEAMS MAY BE COED.
          SUBSTITUTIONS: INJURIES AT REFEREE’S INSTRUCTION & OPEN SUBSTITUTION RULES AS FOLLOWS:   
1)       PRIOR TO THROW-IN, IN YOUR FAVOR.
2)       PRIOR TO A GOAL KICK BY EITHER TEAM.
3)       AFTER A GOAL, BY EITHER TEAM.
4)       AT HALF-TIME.
         
PLAYERS EQUIPMENT: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS: ( FOOTWEAR) TENNIS SHOES OR SOFT-CLEATED SOCCER SHOES.
SHIN-GUARDS ARE REQUIRED FOR PRACTICES AND GAMES.

DURATION OF THE GAME: THE GAME SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO TWO (2) EQUAL, 25 MINUTE HALVES
HALF TIME WHERE A FIVE(5) MINUTE BREAK WILL BE GIVEN.
      

RULES OF THE GAME: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1)        ALL FOULS ARE TO BE EXPLAINED TO PLAYERS…
2)        NO SCORE WILL BE ALLOWED FROM KICK-OFF.

REFEREE:
1) TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE PLAYERS
2) TIME KEEPER AND ENFORCER OF THE MODIFIED FIFA RULES





U-12
CENTRAL TENNESSEE SOCCER
RULES FOR UNDER 12

BALL SIZE: #4

NUMBER PLAYERS: 8 V 8
               
                PLAYING TIME: EACH PLAYER SHALL PLAY MINIMUM OF 50% OF THE TOTAL PLAYING TIME.
                  MAXIMUM # PLAYERS ON ROSTER SHOULD NOT EXCEED FOURTEEN.
TEAMS MAY BE COED.
         SUBSTITUTIONS: INJURIES AT REFEREE’S INSTRUCTION & OPEN SUBSTITUTION RULES AS FOLLOWS:   
1)        PRIOR TO THROW-IN, IN YOUR FAVOR.
2)        PRIOR TO A GOAL KICK BY EITHER TEAM.
3)        AFTER A GOAL, BY EITHER TEAM.
4)        AT HALF-TIME.

PLAYERS EQUIPMENT: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS: ( FOOTWEAR) TENNIS SHOES OR SOFT-CLEATED SOCCER SHOES.
SHIN-GUARDS ARE REQUIRED FOR PRACTICES AND GAMES.

DURATION OF THE GAME: THE GAME SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO TWO (2) EQUAL HALVES OF THIRTY (30) MINUTES EACH.                                                      
HALF-TIME BREAK WILL BE FIVE (5) MINUTES.                                                
      

RULES OF THE GAME: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1)        ALL FOULS ARE TO BE EXPLAINED TO PLAYERS…
2)        NO SCORE WILL BE ALLOWED FROM KICK-OFF.

REFEREE:
1) TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE PLAYERS
2) TIME KEEPER AND ENFORCER OF THE MODIFIED FIFA RULES





U-18
CENTRAL TENNESSEE SOCCER
RULES FOR UNDER 18

BALL SIZE: #5
NUMBER PLAYERS: 11 V 11
               
                PLAYING TIME: EACH PLAYER SHALL PLAY MINIMUM OF 50% OF THE TOTAL PLAYING TIME.
                  MAXIMUM # PLAYERS ON ROSTER SHOULD NOT EXCEED FOURTEEN.
TEAMS MAY BE COED.
         SUBSTITUTIONS: INJURIES AT REFEREE’S INSTRUCTION & OPEN SUBSTITUTION RULES AS FOLLOWS:   
1)        PRIOR TO THROW-IN, IN YOUR FAVOR.
2)        PRIOR TO A GOAL KICK BY EITHER TEAM.
3)        AFTER A GOAL, BY EITHER TEAM.
4)        AT HALF-TIME.

PLAYERS EQUIPMENT: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS: ( FOOTWEAR) TENNIS SHOES OR SOFT-CLEATED SOCCER SHOES.
SHIN-GUARDS ARE REQUIRED FOR PRACTICES AND GAMES.

DURATION OF THE GAME: THE GAME SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO TWO (2) EQUAL HALVES OF FORTY (40) MINUTES EACH.                                                      
HALF-TIME BREAK WILL BE FIVE (5) MINUTES.                                                
      

RULES OF THE GAME: CONFORM TO FIFA WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTIONS:
1)        ALL FOULS ARE TO BE EXPLAINED TO PLAYERS…
2)        NO SCORE WILL BE ALLOWED FROM KICK-OFF.

REFEREE:
1) TO ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE PLAYERS
2) TIME KEEPER AND ENFORCER OF THE MODIFIED FIFA RULES