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6U SOCCER

6U Programming

6U - birth year 2013/2014
Field Size: 25 yards by 40 yards
Ball Size: 3
Roster Maximum: 7
Players on field: 4
game length: Four 7 minute quarters
Practice Sessions: Maximum 1 hour sessions - 2 per week

Rule Modifications:
-No Goalkeepers
-No Corner kicks (use corner throw in)
-Goal kicks: Ball to be placed 1 yard in front of the goal
-No slide tackling
-No free kicks (explain infraction t both teams, restart with drop ball)
-No heading the ball - penalty will be a throw in for the opposing team
-In the event that one team is short of the normal number of players, the opposing team is required to reduce the number of players on the field. This is mandatory unless the coaches agree otherwise

Coaching Modifications

Coaches may enter the field of play to coach in a positive manner

Referee Modifications

No carding players allowed. (Recommendation: each coach referee one half of game)
Practice Modification:
Practice at this age should be informal and optional. Make these sessions a fun time for everyone.

FIELDS

The 6U playing field is a scaled down version of a full-sized soccer field, including a "penalty area." However, the only significance of the "penalty are" is to designate an area that defensive players cannot be in when a goal kick is taken. There are no penalty kicks in our 6U game

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

Soccer Ball - Size 3

Shin Guards

Water Bottle

Soccer Cleats (recommended but not required)

UNIFORMS

Players each receive an AYSO Region 255 uniform consisting of shirt, shorts, and socks the first week of the season. Coaches will distribute uniforms.

National Partners

Region 255 Sponsors

Contact Us

AYSO Region 255

By Mail: P.O. Box 2274 - Tulare CA 93275, Elk Bayou Soccer Complex 5700 S. Laspina
Tulare, California 93274

Email Us: [email protected]
Phone : 559-422-7211
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