Dear Year 2&3 parents and players,
We are delighted to inform you that the JFA Community Coaching team will be organising a morning of round robin fixtures to be played at Springfield Stadium on the morning of Sunday 18th February 2017.
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.
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
All games will finish at 11.50am and the pitch needs to be cleared by all players and coaches of by 12:10pm
Please can you confirm by Tuesday 30th January if your child will or will not be available to participate in this fixture as we need to inform the JFA team on the 1st February.
For your Information we currently we have been allocated one space for one team, however their maybe an option of a second team being entered depending on availability.
We look forward to hearing from you.