6v6 Soccer Tournament Rules

RULES OF THE TOURNAMENT:

*THERE WILL BE TWO 20 MINUTE HALVES WITH A 5 MINUTE HALF TIME. IF THE GAME IS TIED AT THE END OF REGULATION, IT WILL BE DECIDED BY A PENALTY SHOOT OUT.

*TOURNAMENT WINNERS WILL BE DETERMINED BY A POINT SYSTEM:

1 POINT FOR EACH GOAL SCORED UP TO 3 GOALS (PENALTY SHOOT OUT GOALS DO NOT COUNT!)

2 POINTS GIVEN FOR A WIN (LOSING TEAM WILL STILL GET CREDIT FOR THEIR GOALS SCORED)

 

 

*WINNERS WILL BE DETERMINED BY TOTAL POINTS FOR THE DAY.

 

*EACH CAPTAIN WILL BE ASSIGNED TO REFEREE – THERE WILL BE TWO REFEREES PER GAME.

 

BALLS OUT OF PLAY

A BALL THAT GOES OUT OF BOUNDS ON THE SIDELINES WILL BE PUT BACK IN PLAY WITH A INDIRECT KICK ON THE LINE WHERE THE BALL HAS GONE OUT- NO THROW INS. GOAL KICKS AND CORNER KICKS WILL BE HANDLED THE SAME AS A NORMAL GAME.

 

PENALTY/FOULS

ALL FOULS AND PENALTIES WILL RESULT IN AN INDIRECT FREE KICK GIVEN AT THE SPOT OF THE FOUL. NO DIRECT FREE KICKS WILL BE GIVEN

 

PLAYER MISCONDUCT

THIS HAS NEVER BEEN AN ISSUE FOR THE PLAYERS OR ALUMNI OF CROSSROADS SOCCER, BUT IN THE CASE OF AN OUT OF CONTROL PLAYER- A VERBAL WARNING WILL BE GIVEN TO THAT PLAYER. IF THAT PLAYER CONTINUES HIS MISCONDUCT HIS ENTIRE TEAM MAY BE ELIMINATED FROM THE TOURNAMENT.

 

REFEREES

EACH GAME WILL HAVE TWO REFEREES. THE REFEREES WILL BE COMPRISED OF THE TEAM CAPTAINS. REFEREES JOB IS TO KEEP EACH GAME SAFE, AND MAKE ALL THE RIGHT CALLS!!

 

SLIDE TACKELING

SLIDE TACKELING WILL NOT BE ALLOWED- BASICALLY BECAUSE WE ARE ALL OLD AND AFRAID OF GETTING HURT.