WDPSSA (ESFA) 7-a-side Football Tournament
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 from 14:00 to 16:00 (BST)
WDPSSA Event Information
1) School Team Participants
Teams shall consist of 7 pupils Boys or Girls, with one as a goalkeeper
Two rolling substitutes are allowed during a match
2) Schedule of Events
3) Points system & Medals awarded
Three points for a win, one for a draw. In the event of equal points, goal difference, goals for, goals against will count. If teams still drawn, they will take penalties to find a winner.
4) Additional WDPSSA Rules
Normal FA rules except where otherwise stated
All players are allowed in the goalkeepers area.
Goal kicks to be taken within this area.
Goalkeepers may not drop kick the ball
Match duration will be ? (TBC) mins. each way
Extra time will be played in final if necessary.
Referees will act as timekeepers and recorders
No offside rule will apply.
League games will be decided by goals scored etc.
The WDPSSA codes of conduct will apply
Shinpads must be worn by all players at all times
All players must be on the school roll
ESFA 7-a-side Football Competition Rules – Please note Law 16 rule applicable to this event only.
Law 16 Goal Kick in Mini Soccer.
“The halfway line acts as a retreat line on goal kicks. The opponents must drop off to the halfway line to help the goalkeeper learn to play out from the back. However, if they want to play quickly they can do. The ball is in play as soon as it leaves the goal area – this Law is mandatory.
WDPSSA Event Rules
The school representative is responsible to communicate the WDPSSA code of conduct for junior players, parents and guests. To all attendees from the school before each event starts.
Each School & Representatives are responsible for their Pupils, Parents & Guests;
- First Aid requirements
- Parent & Guest behaviour
Please arrive 15 mins before event Start/Time
The Referee/Umpire Decision is FINAL
Finish times listed are approx
When & Where
Waltham Cross & District Primary Schools Sports Association
Pathways Plus provide the co-ordination of the Waltham & District Primary School Sports Association Competitions & Events Co-ordination