EVENT:         Primary Soccer

DATE:               Friday, 28th May, 2021
VENUE:             Maida Vale Reserve, Maida Vale (entry off Ridge Hill Rd)
COMPETITORS:  Year 6 - 1x Boys/Girls team (it may be an all boy or all girl team, or mixed)

TIMES:                                                                                                                  

  • 9.40am - Teacher meeting

  • 9.50am – Welcome

  • 10.00am – Competition Begins

  • 1.45pm – Presentations

  • 2.00pm – Close and Dismiss

 

EQUIPMENT:

 

  • Size 4 soccer ball

  • 1x set of bibs (in case of team colour clash)

  • Gazebo

  • Water – no water fountain available

 

INSTRUCTIONS:

 

  • Each school is to provide a ball and a referee available for each game. ‘Spare’ referees and substitutes will be asked to act as linesmen.

  • Teams will consist of 11 Year 6 players – boys/ girls – best team possible. Players can substitute at any time. Bench consists of 5 players – total team of 16.

  • The goalkeeper should have a strip (bib) different to the rest of the team.

  • Normal soccer rules apply, including obvious and blatant offside (eg: striker camped and waiting near goalie!). Please note that the new FIFA rule of a “pass back” from the centre kick off will be included. Clarification will be given at the teacher meeting at the start of the day.

  • Games will consist of 2 x 15 minute halves, with a 5 minute break at half time and 10 minutes between games. A central siren blast will start and end all games and halves.

  • Score cards are to be returned to the WACSSA table at the conclusion of each match.

  • All schools will be divided into Divisions, based upon last year’s results. There will be a pennant awarded to the winner of each division.

FIXTURES:

  • To be provided 2 days before carnival date by WACSSA.