U10 Guidelines

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

Updated Sunday April 30, 2017 by MYS.

GUIDELINES UNDER 10

Birthdates 01/01/2008-12/31/2009

Uk Trainers will work directly with the parent coach they will have 1

– 1 hour training session with Forward Soccer UK during the week and another

coach led practice another day during the week at the coaches

discretion to replicate the Forward Soccer UK lesson.

The Field:

Marked with lines or cones.

The Ball:

A size 4 ball is used for U10

games.

The Players:

There will be no more than six players per team on field and 1

goalkeeper. Only players should be allowed on the field, with the

exception of a Trainer. Trainer will officiate and provide

guidance to players as needed

Player Equipment:

Shoes and shin guards, covered by the socks are mandatory at all

practice and game activities. Soccer shoes, tennis shoes, or similar type

athletic shoes are recommended. The type and condition of cleated shoes

must be inspected for safety before use.

Duration of activity:

Two 25 minute games on Saturdays

After Game:

Forward Soccer UK trainer will meet with players and coaches to discuss games and

implementation of next week's training session.