Rules of Play (outline)
U - 8 (EDP) (4v4) four (4) - 10 min. periods
U - 9 (EDP) & U - 10 (6v6) four (4) - 12 min. periods
U - 11 (8v8) – two 25 min. halves
U - 12 (11v11 & 8v8) - two 30 min. halves
U - 13/14 - two 35 min. halves
Senior Division (15-19) - two 45 min. halves
The Game Ball
The game ball shall be provided by the Home team according to the following sizes:
U-8 and under – Size 3 ball.
U-9 – U12 – Size 4 ball.
All other age groups shall use a Size 5 ball, in accordance with USYSA rules of play.
The following changes have been made to the various age appropriate rosters These “guidelines” apply ONLY to GSYSL League Play
U10 and below (including EDP)Allow UP to 14 (fourteen) and Dress UP to 14 (fourteen)
U11 & U12 8v8: Allow UP to 18 (eighteen) and Dress UP to 16 (sixteen)
U13 & U14: Allow UP to 20 (twenty) and Dress UP to 18 (eighteen)
Senior Division: Allow up to 22 (twenty-two) Dress UP to 18 (eighteen)
Rules of Play
All Small Sided Games shall be governed by the USYSA rules of play.
All 11 v. 11 games shall be governed by the FIFA “Laws of the Game” amended for substitutions.
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