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NEYSO Playing Rules

                                               NEYSO League Rules 

(U4) Age Group 

Format: 3v3

Players will take part on a Thursday and Saturday class. These will be broken down into two parts. First 30 minutes will be fun, energetic activities. The last 30 minutes will be small 3v3 games and will be run by volunteer coaches under the direction of our professional staff coach.

*We will introduce the development of the "New Ball'' method. 

 

Classes: 
-Thursday 6:00pm-7:00pm (McAllister Park, Anderson Field #3a-d)
-Saturday 10:00am-11:00am (McAllister Park, Anderson Field #3a-d)

 
Mandatory: 
Fun and Energetic Participation from family!!!!!!

 

 
(U5-U6) Age Group

 

Training Format:

All players attend one practice session per week under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.

  

Game Format: 3v3

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s). Our program encourages coaches to focus on individual skills development by emphasizing the "New Ball'' method. 

Game Length: Four (4) 8 minute quarters

Substitutions: Team(s) can make changes in the run of play. Hockey style rules.

 

Games: Saturday and possibly Sunday mornings

 
Off-sides: NO

Restriction Line: No (free flowing) Only on first kick-off of the quarters.

Throw-Ins: NO  (kick-starts only)

GK: NO (players should not be placed in front of goal!!) Encourage all participation  Winning at all cost shouldn't be the emphasis.



(U7-U8) Age Group
 

Training Format:

All players attend one practice or possibly two sessions per week under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  

  

Game Format: 4v4

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s). 

Game Length: Four (4) 10 minute quarters

Substitutions: Team(s) can make changes on restarts.  Must have official waive players on.

 

Games: Saturday mornings

 
Off-sides: NO

Restriction Line: Yes (behind mid-field only on goal-kicks)

Throw-Ins: NO (kick-starts only)

GK: NO (players should not be placed in front of goal!!) Encourage all participation  Winning at all cost shouldn't be the emphasis.

(U9-U10) Age Group
 

Training Format:

All players attend twice their practice session per week under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  

  

Game Format: 7v7

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s)

Game Length: Two (2) 25 minute quarters 

Substitutions: Team with possession of the ball can substitue during throw-in. Both teams can substitute prior to a goal kick, after a goal by either team, at half-time, or after an injury when the referee stops play. 
 
   

Games: Saturday mornings and possibly Sunday

 
Off-sides: YES

Restriction Line: Yes (behind the 18 yd. box on goal kicks)

Throw-Ins: YES

GK: Yes (No punting! Gk's are encouraged to play from the back)

*We follow rules and guidelines from AAYSA which is aligned with US Soccer.  Please click on link below for more information.

AAYSA Rules

(U11-U14) Age Group
 

Training Format:

All players attend twice their practice session per week under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  

  

Game Format: 9v9

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s)

Game Length: Two (2) 30 minute quarters  

 

Games: Saturday mornings or Sunday mornings

 
Off-sides: YES

Restriction Line: NO

Throw-Ins: YES

GK: Yes (No punting! Gk's are encouraged to play from the back)

*We follow rules and guidelines from AAYSA which is aligned with US Soccer.  Please click on link below for more information.

AAYSA Rules

 










 

Age Group: U7-U8
 

Training Format:

All players attend one practice session under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  Thursday players are encouraged along with the volunteer coach to attend our NEYSO supplemental training session on Thursday from 6:00pm-7:15pm

  

Game Format: 4v4

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s). 

 

Games: Saturday mornings

 
Off-sides: NO

Restriction Line: Yes (behind mid-field only on goal-kicks)

Throw-Ins: NO (kick-starts only)

GK: NO (players should not be placed in front of goal!!) Encourage all participation  Winning at all cost shouldn't be the emphasis.

Age Group: U7-U8
 

Training Format:

All players attend one practice session under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  Thursday players are encouraged along with the volunteer coach to attend our NEYSO supplemental training session on Thursday from 6:00pm-7:15pm

  

Game Format: 4v4

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s). 

 

Games: Saturday mornings

 
Off-sides: NO

Restriction Line: Yes (behind mid-field only on goal-kicks)

Throw-Ins: NO (kick-starts only)

GK: NO (players should not be placed in front of goal!!) Encourage all participation  Winning at all cost shouldn't be the emphasis.

Age Group: U7-U8
 

Training Format:

All players attend one practice session under the supervision of the NEYSO volunteer coaching.  Thursday players are encouraged along with the volunteer coach to attend our NEYSO supplemental training session on Thursday from 6:00pm-7:15pm

  

Game Format: 4v4

Games are coached only by the assigned NEYSO volunteer coach(s). 

 

Games: Saturday mornings

 
Off-sides: NO

Restriction Line: Yes (behind mid-field only on goal-kicks)

Throw-Ins: NO (kick-starts only)

GK: NO (players should not be placed in front of goal!!) Encourage all participation  Winning at all cost shouldn't be the emphasis.