Size 3 ball
Soccer or tennis shoes -no baseball cleats
NO JEWELRY, NO EARINGS .(NO STARTER EARRINGS EVEN IF THEY ARE TAPED)
Eyeglasses must be secured with straps
NO HAIR BEADS
4v4 with no goalies. No player may stand in the crease.area in front of the goal until the ball is played into that area.
2 x 16 minute halves. A 1 minute water break will be issued at the 8 minute mark of each half.
There is no offsides
There will be one center referee
RULES OF PLAY
No throw-ins will be utilized. All restarts from out of bounds can either be kicked in or dribbled in from the sidelines.
GOAL KICKS/CORNER KICKS:
If a ball is last touched by an attacking player across the endline, the ball will be placed on a spot 8 yards out in front of the goal to be taken as a goal kick by the defending team. If the defending team touches the ball last, the ball will be placed at the nearest corner resulting in a corner kick for the attacking team. In both cases, the opposing team must beat least 5 yards away from the ball prior to is being kicked. Goal kicks may not be dribbled into play. Corner kicks may be kicked or dribbled in.
Kick-offs may go forward of backward to begin play. All kicks are indirect, meaning they must be touched by one other player before scoring a goal.
On the fly, player coming off the field must exit at the bench area.
No goals can be scored from the defensive half of the field.