THE BALL Size: #4 regulation Ball
NUMBER OF PLAYERS – 5 including GK Minimum Number of Players to Start Match: 4, one of whom shall be a goalkeeper
Maximum Roster: 8 players max
Substitution Limit: None
Substitution Method: Substiutions can be made at any stopage of the game
DURATION OF THE GAME Duration: Two equal periods of 25 minutes. Half-time: 5 minutes
FOULS AND MISCONDUCT – FIFA Rules All the Free Kicks are INDIRECT.
PENALTY KICK To be taken from the penalty mark, 12 yrds from goal line. All players must be out of the penalty area.
OFFSIDE – There is no offside in 5v5.
FREE KICK – distance from the ball – 7 yards.
GOAL KICK From inside the penalty area, the goalkeeper will kick the ball into play. Ball must be played within own half or touch the ground within own half. Ball must clear the Penalty Area for an opponent to play it. A teammate may play the ball within the PA.
OFFICIALS / REFEREES Single Referee will call the games.
PASS BACK TO GK – GK may not handle the ball.