The 5-a-side soccer social league runs for 10 weeks from 16th September. Finals will take place on the week o f 25th November.
Time: Mon-Fri, 10am-12 / 3pm-5pm
- Register at Sports Centre reception.
- Registration deadline Friday 13th September @12noon.
- Entry fee €60 per team.
- If you register the team you are the contact – be prepared for responsibility!
- Winning team captain mails the result after each game.
- All team members must be current students with a valid TCD student card.
Social league rules
- Games will commence on the hour and finish on the hour.
- Teams can consist of a max of 10 players and a min of 5 players, all to be listed on the registration form.
- If a team has not turned up by 15 minutes after the hour the other team is awarded the points.
- 3 points will be awarded for a win and 1 point for a draw.
- All games (League 1) will be played on Botany Bay all weather pitch unless rearranged and agreed by both teams.
- Rise & Shine league games will take place in the main hall.
- Collect an access token and ball form the sports centre reception before your game.
- Goalkeepers are only allowed to give the ball out to another player through hands. The goalkeeper may only kick the ball if it is in the course of making a save.
- There are no offside rules.
- Headers are not allowed.
- Charging/sliding tackles are not allowed.
- Any serious fouls should result in an indirect fee kick.
- Players must use Futsal Ball ONLY. Provided by the Sports Centre
- Play ball within boundaries of sidelines and end lines. Goalkeeper may only handle ball inside goal semi circle.
- Ball kicked (not thrown) back into play, cannot score goal from direct
- ‘kick in’. Opponent must be 3 metres away. Same for free kicks. The entire ball must be over line.
- Keep ball at ground level as far as possible. Futsal balls are specially weighted.
- No high ball, head height rule applies at ALL TIMES.
- 5 v 5 recommended team size. No contact as far as possible.
- Unlimited substitutions
- Play two halves of 30mins.
- Goalkeeper throws ball back in play from wide ball.
- Penalty awarded for foul inside semi circle only. Taken from semi circle line centred on goal.