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NECSL COACHING LEAGUE RULES & FORMATS 2018 

AGE GROUPS7 Boys & 8 Girls on MDL Small Sided Pitches
EligibilityAge Group 7 Boys born 2010

Age Group 8 Girls born 2009

Format5 v 5

GK and 4 outfield players

Playing Time 75%
Facilitator2.50 euro per team
Ball Size5 (290 gms)
Match Duration2 x 12.50
FootwearMolded studs molded blades only
SpectaclesNo ordinary spectacles allowed for Health & Safety reasons
PitchDivided into thirds with retreat lines
Retreat LineWhen ball goes wide and hits the boards opposition retreats beyond retreat line

When a goal is scored opposition retreats beyond retreat line

Restart after a goal is scored or a widePlay resumes with player either dribbling or passing ball to a team mate with-in retreat line

Opponents can advance beyond retreat line once player commences the dribble or when team mate receives the ball

Ball out of playIf ball goes out of play at the sideline the nearest player will recommence play as quickly as possible by dribbling or passing ball into play

Opponent must retreat 3 meters

ScoringNormal rules apply

All players allowed enter  and play the ball inside small box

CornersOpponent must be 3 meters away
Free KicksAll indirect and opponent must be 3 meters away
Penalty KicksNot applicable
 

 

NECSL COACHING LEAGUE RULES & FORMATS 2018

AGE GROUPS8 Boys 9 Boys 10 Girls on MDL Small Sided Pitches
EligibilityAge Group 8 Boys born 2009

Age Group 9 Boys born 2008

Age Group 10 Girls born 2007

Format5 v 5
Facilitator2.50 euro per team
Playing Time 75%
Ball Size8 Boys 5 (290 gms)

9 Boys 5 (320 gms)

10 Girls 5 (320 gms)

Match Duration2 x 12.50
FootwearMolded studs molded blades only
SpectaclesNo ordinary spectacles allowed for Health & Safety reasons
PitchDivided into thirds with retreat lines
Retreat LineWhen ball goes wide and hits the boards opposition retreats beyond retreat line

When a goal is scored opposition retreats beyond retreat line

Restart after a goal is scored or a widePlay resumes with GK throwing or passing ball to a team mate who is inside the retreat line

Opponents can advance beyond retreat line once player receiving ball touches the ball

Ball out of playIf ball goes out of play at the sideline the nearest player will recommence play as quickly as possible by dribbling or passing ball into play

Opponent must retreat 3 meters

ScoringNormal rules apply

All players allowed enter  and play the ball inside small box

CornersOpponent must be 3 meters away
Free KicksAll indirect and opponent must be 3 meters away
Penalty KicksNot applicable
Back PassGK not allowed handle ball from a back pass

If it happens coach must remind GK that it is not allowed

GK not allowed kick out ball from hands down the pitch

 

NECSL COACHING LEAGUE RULES & FORMATS 2018

 

AGE GROUPS10 Boys MDL & 11 Boys St. Patrick’s Classical School Navan
EligibilityAge Group 10 Boys born 2007

Age Group 11 Boys born 2006

Format7 v 7
Referee10 Boys 5.00 euro per team

11 Boys 7.50 euro per team

Playing Time 50%
Pitch Rental MDL15.00 euro per team Saturdays payable after game to NEFL

20.00 euro per team Friday Nights payable after game to NEFL

Ball Size5 (320 gms)
Match Duration10 Boys 2 x 22.50 minutes

11 Boys 2 x 25 minutes

FootwearMolded studs, Molded blades only

NO STEEL STUDS NO STEEL BLADES

SpectaclesNo ordinary spectacles allowed for Health & Safety reasons
PitchDivided into thirds with retreat lines
Retreat LineWhen ball goes wide one opponent is allowed inside retreat line

GK can resume play by throwing the ball out to a team mate and remaining opponents cannot enter retreat line until player receiving ball touches it

GK can also resume by passing long to a team mate from the ground (not out of hands) but emphasis should be on playing out from the back

Restart after a goal is scored Kick off center circle
Ball out of playIf ball goes out of play at the sideline restart with throw in
ScoringNormal rules apply

All players allowed enter  and play the ball inside the box

CornersOpponent must be 5 meters away
Free KicksNormal rules apply opponent must be 5 meters from the ball
Penalty KicksApplicable 8 meters from goal
Back PassGK not allowed handle ball from a back pass

If they do then indirect free is awarded

Off SideNot applicable
 

NECSL COACHING LEAGUE RULES & FORMATS 2018

AGE GROUP12 Girls
EligibilityAge Group 12 Girls born 2005
Format9 v 9
RefereeYes
Ball Size5 (370 gms)
Match Duration2 x 30 minutes
Pitch6 yard box to 6 yard box OR 18 yard box to 18 yard box

70m to 80m in length and 50m to 55m in width

Goal Size2m x 5m
SpectaclesNo ordinary spectacles allowed for Health & Safety reasons
RulesNormal rules apply
 

 

 

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Coaching League Rules 2018