League Rules

2018 Adult Spring Soccer League

 

Adult league is for players 18 years of age and older. It is a coed league so let’s respect our female players and make sure of playing time.

The cost will be $85 each, for Spring league. Registration is online. !!NEW!! We will be playing all games on Friday and 8 weeks long.

Registration starts the month of February and close March 17th, 2018.  Anytime after that there will be a late registration fee of $10.

We are looking to start in end of March.  More info below…

 

 

INFORMATION/RULES

 

Location: Games will be at JC Handly Complex, Brandon.

 

*NOTE: Game days or times are subject to change due to weather and/or any unforeseen reasons.

 

Game Times: Games will be Friday evenings between 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

 

Game Size: 8-v-8 with goalie, alter amount of players if needed

 

Field Size: Approx. 75 yards long x 50 yards wide (u12 size field)

 

Squad Size: Maximum of 15 rostered players per team, no minimum women on roster.

 

Duration: 2 halves – 30 minutes each, 5 minute half time. Extra water breaks at ref discretion.

 

Goal Size: 6’x18’ (u12), unless arranged by West Florida Flames due to field maintenance

 

Ball Size: Size 5

 

*All field lines are permanent field markings.

 

*No players will be considered offside during play. No cherry picking inside the 6 yard area.

 

*Slide tackle is not allowed unless no other players are around from either team. Ex: keeping ball in play.  All players must remain on their feet during play.

 

*Any registered adult league player may guest play for other teams. Opposing team must be notified. Subs, up to the number of rostered players. EX: 12 player team and two don’t show, you may pick up two guest players.

 

*Conform to FIFA rules with the exception that all FOULS shall result in an indirect FREE kick.  Penalty kick, Throw in, Goal kick and Corner kick shall conform to FIFA rules.

 

*Substitutions may be “on the fly”, nearer to the center line, without permission of the ref, except in the case of goal keeper change.

 

*When a team leads by 3 goals, opponent may add an extra player or lead team removes a player. (losing teams Choice) Extra player remains until goal differential is LESS than 3.

 

*West Florida Flames reserves the right to change rules during season. Written notice by email will be provided.

 

This is a rec, FUN league! Players will remain courteous at all times. Disagreements are to be resolved by the ref and the decision is final. Players that are a continuous disruption will be asked to leave the game and possibly the league. No refunds. Same rules apply to SPECTATORS.

 

To register:  each player must complete registration online and make payment online during registration dates.  You may register as an individual or part of a team. If registering with a team, make sure to note in memos section of the registration.

 

 

Please contact Susan Malone, futbalz@aol.com for questions.

 

 

ALL PLAYERS WILL BE REGISTERED AND PAID UP BEFORE BEING ALLOWED TO PLAY!!!

 

NO ILLEGAL PLAYERS. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF ALL PLAYERS TO MAKE SURE SUBS ARE REGISTERED WITH ANOTHER TEAM.

 

Rosters may be verified before start of game.

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