Junior & Youth Playing Formats 

 Grade

Format

Max Pitch Size

Goal Size

Ball Size

Game Day Format

Notes

First Kicks

9am or 10am 5th / 6th  3 v 3
or 4 v 4
 35m x 25m  2m x 1m 3 In-house and/or
club/league hubs
No goalkeepers
Kickins

Fun Football

9am or 10am 7th / 8th  4 v 4
or 5 v 5
35m x 25m 2m x 1m 3 In-house and/or
club/league hubs
No goalkeepers
Kickins

Mini Football

9am or 10am
10am or 11am
10am or 11am
11am or 12pm

9th Boys
9th Girls

10th Boys
10th Girls

11th Boys
11th Girls

12th Boys
12th Girls

7 vs 7
7 vs 7

7 vs 7
7 vs 7

9 vs 9
9 vs 9

9 vs 9
9 vs 9

55 x 35
55 x 35

55 x 35
55 x 35

70 x 50
70 x 50

70 x 50
70 x 50

4m x 2m
4m x 2m

4m x 2m
4m x 2m

4m x 2m
4m x 2m

4m x 2m
4m x 2m

4
4

4
4

4
4

4
4

2 x 25min Games
2 x 25min Games

2 x 25min Games
2 x 25min Games

1 x 50min Game
1 x 50min Game

1 x 50min Game
1 x 50min Game

Retreating Line – 3rds
Retreating Line – 3rds

Retreating Line – 3rds
Retreating Line – 3rds

Retreating Line – 3rds
Retreating Line – 3rds

Retreating Line – 3rds
Retreating Line – 3rds

 Youth Football

12pm
12pm or 1pm
1pm or 2:45pm
1pm or 2:45pm
1pm or 2:45pm
13th Boys
14th Boys
15th Boys
16th Boys
17th Boys
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
4
5
5
5
5
1 x 60min game
1 x 70min game
1 x 80min game
1 x 90min game
1 x 90min game
Metro Sundays 10am or 11am
Metro Sundays 10am or 11am
Metro Sundays 11am or 12pm
Metro Sundays 11am or 1pm
Metro Sundays 11am or 1pm
11am or 12pm
11am  or 12pm
11am, 12pm or 1pm
11am, 12pm or 1pm
12pm or 1pm
13th Girls
14th Girls
15th Girls
16th Girls
17th Girls
9 vs 9
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
11 vs 11
70 x 50
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
4m x 2m
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
Full Size
4
5
5
5
5
1 x 60min game
1 x 70min game
1 x 80min game
1 x 80min game
1 x 80min game

 

Notes:

  1. Kick-off times are indicative. All Metro and Conference League football is on Sundays.
  2. Retreating Lines – 3rds: Flat discs placed in a line to divide the pitch into thirds.

As at 1 February 2017