US Youth Soccer Policy on Players and Playing Rules; FIFA Laws of the Game; FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game; August 1, 2017 marked the official rollout of US Soccer's Player Development Initiatives (PDIs).
A State Association may permit variances in Rules 104 and 205 of this policy in the best interest of developing the sport within the jurisdiction of the State Association. Those variances do not apply to the state level of US Youth Soccer National Championship or Regional or National League competitions. Rule 106. GAME PLAY WITH NON-MEMBERS ...
Game as modified by US Youth Soccer shall apply. RULE 102 CONCUSSION PROTOCOL All US Youth Soccer Concussion procedures and protocols, as well as any state or local laws regarding concussions, will be followed. RULE 103 ADDITIONAL ROSTERED PLAYERS A limited number of additional players may be added to the roster of teams advancing to the National
1.01 US Youth Soccer National Leagues Program and Administration . The US Youth Soccer National Leagues is a program of, and administered by, US Youth Soccer in accordance with the US Youth Soccer Leagues Policy. 1.02 General . These US Youth Soccer Leagues Program Rules shall include the rules for the National Tier of competition, known as the
Rule 104 of the US Youth Soccer Policy on Players and Playing Rules and will conclude at the Regional Presidents Cup level. RULE 204 KNOCKOUT ROUND MATCHES Section 1 Ties at the end of regulation time in semifinal or final matches will be determined first by the completion of two (2) equal overtime periods as outlined in Rule 203.
The rules of youth soccer define this area as extending from the tips of the fingers to the player’s shoulder. If the player touches the ball with any part of their hand or arm, they will have committed an offense, and the referee will award the opposing team possession of the ball.
US Youth Soccer 41 Playing time: Each player SHALL play a minimum of 50% of the total playing time. Teams and matches may be coed. Law 4 – The Players’ Equipment: Conform to FIFA. Non-uniform clothing is allowed based on weather conditions, but uniforms must still distinguish teams.
US Youth Soccer 5 . Law 17 – The Corner Kick Conform to the FIFA Laws of the Game with the exception that the ball shall be placed in the corner of the field and the opposing players are to be at least four (4) yards away from the ball until it is kicked. Optional: Dribble-In.