Subs coming onto the field of play or touching live ball
Blocking a restart of play
3 yellow cards during the season = 1 game suspension
5 yellow cards during season = 2 game suspension
Swearing at ref
Denying a goal scoring opportunity with a foul or slide
Threatening to fight
1 red = 1 game suspension
Fighting = Rest of season
5 field players and one goalie. Minimum of 3 players including the keeper to start the game. Co-ed teams have to have one of each sex on the field at all time
Size 5. The clock will not stop when the ball is kicked out of bounds. Balls must be retrieved immediately
Only on stoppages of play
Subs to wait behind their goal
Subs should not touch the ball while it is still on the field (yellow card and free kick/pk)
Advantageous subbing will result in a YELLOW CARD
Molded studs, turf shoes and flats OK
Shinguards must be worn
Metal studs are not permitted.
Restart of Play
A restart must occur quickly after placing the ball for a free kick, corner kick, goal kick or over the touch line
Goalkeeper may use unlimited steps to bring the ball to the boundary of the penalty area
The ball must be distributed by a throw, normal place kick or kick from a dribble.
Punt and drop kicks are not permitted. A corner kick will be awarded to the opposing team if a keeper punts or drop kicks the ball.
Ball out of Play
There are no throw-ins
Kick-ins restart play where the ball went out of bounds on the touchline and the ball does not have to be placed on the line before being kicked back into play
Players cannot score directly from a kick-in as they are indirect
Duration of Play
26 minute halfs with a 3 minute halftime
Games will end 26 mins past the hour regardless of the start time
Absolutely no sliding
Exception is that the 'keeper can slide to collect a ball with his/her hands or torso. Goalies are NOT allowed to slide feet first at any time. A feet first challenge by a keeper within the box that results in contact and or impedes an opposing player may result in a PK.
There are no offsides
All restarts will be Indirect with the exception of PKs.
Opposing players must give five yards on all kicks and kick ins or they will be cautioned (re-kick).
10 yards from goal line
Any player that is bleeding must leave the field. Time will not be stopped for injuries.
Interaction with Referees
Only the team captain can discuss "calls" with the referee and only after the play has stopped. No Exceptions!
Turf Usage Rules
All ITC turf usage rules must be followed.
YELLOW - Two yellows in a game = RED
RED - Ejection without replacement and potential suspension
Thursday Co-Ed Funday! All other rules plus these adjusted karma points.
We will have non-traditional standings for the Thursday Co-Ed league. Teams will be awarded stars based on objectives. 6 stars are available per game.
At kick off the team has 8 or more players
Commits 0 fouls as a team
Has at least one player from each sex on the field at all times