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Substitution Limit: None

Substitution Method: Substitutions can be made at any stoppage of the game

DURATION OF THE GAME Duration: Two equal periods of 25 minutes. Half-time: 5 minutes

FOULS AND MISCONDUCT – FIFA Rules  All the Free Kicks are INDIRECT. 

PENALTY KICK To be taken from the penalty mark, 12 yrds from goal line. All players must be out of the penalty area.  

OFFSIDE – There is no offside in 5v5.  

FREE KICK – distance from the ball – 7 yards.  

GOAL KICK From inside the penalty area, the goalkeeper will kick the ball into play. Ball must be played within own half or touch the ground within own half.  Ball must clear the Penalty Area for an opponent to play it.   A teammate may play the ball within the PA.  

OFFICIALS / REFEREES Single Referee will call the games.   

PASS BACK TO GK – GK may not handle the ball.  

Roster Size and Game Format

NUMBER OF PLAYERS – 5 including GK Minimum Number of Players to Start Match: 4, one of whom shall be a goalkeeper

Maximum Roster: 9 players max

Ball Size

THE BALL Size: #4 regulation Ball  


Northern Piedmont Sports Club
365 W. Shirley Ave 
Warrenton, Virginia 20186

Phone: 540-347-9972
Email: [email protected]

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