This Sunday morning the 2nd April 2017 we are pleased to be entering two GS United teams into the JFA Round Robin fixtures at Springfield Stadium. These fixtures have been arranged by the JFA Community Coaching team for School Years 2&3.
The JFA Coaches have requested that all clubs mix the age and ability of each team they enter. (Effectively there will not a one Year 2 team and one Year 3 team, squads will be mixed)
Players to arrive at 8.30am ready for first Kick off at 9.00am
Car Park – Due to facility being open to all Active users’ ONLY coaches can park on site. Parents and spectators are to use parking at Highlands College
Player Drop Off – Either of the Springfield car parks in the morning
Footwear – No Metal Studded or tight bladed boots
Changing Rooms – Open to all to use for changing if required but NOT to store bags/equipment.
All spectators to remain in the grand stand and not enter onto the pitch.
Rules and Format
16 teams of mixed Yearr 2/3 split into 4 groups of 4 on 4 pitches
Matches are 12 minutes long – No extra time for stoppages
5 a side with rolling subs through matches
Pass backs allowed to keepers
Retreat Lines on goal kicks
Keepers not allowed to kick out of their hands
Extra games will be provided after the group matches have been completed
GS UNITED SQUADS
With Coaches Aaron and Jack
With Coaches Damon and Ken
All games will finish at 11.50am and the pitch needs to be cleared by all players and coaches of by 12:10pm