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Tournament Rules and Regulations All games will be played in accordance with the laws of FIFA unless superseded by any of the following rules:
SCORING: The team with the highest points at the end of their games will be determined as flight winners. 3 points for a win 1 point for a tie
In the event of a tie the following system determines the winner: 1. Goal differential 2. Most Wins 3. Head to Head 4. Fewest goals conceded 5. Shoot out -‐ Penalty kicks in accordance with FIFA rules
GAMES All teams play 25-‐minute halves with a 5-‐minute break at half time. If a game starts late the referee will shorten the game to remain on schedule. If a team is not ready to play 15 minutes after the scheduled start time, it will forfeit the game. In the event of a forfeit the game will be considered a 3-‐0 win for the opposition and 3-‐0 loss for the team forfeiting. Any team forfeiting a game cannot be a flight winner.
RED/YELLOW CARDS: Any player or coach receiving a red card will be immediately banned from the remainder of the tournament. Any players receiving 2 yellow cards during the tournament will be banned for the remainder of the tournament.
GAME RESULTS: Both captains must initial the game card at the end of each game. Any scores that are marked incorrectly on the game card might affect the standings.
SUSPENDED OR ABANDONED GAME: Only the referee or Tournament Directors may abandon a game. If a game is abandoned on account of misconduct by players or spectators of one team, a 3-‐0 victory will be awarded to the opposition and a 3-‐0 loss will be awarded to the suspended team.
FORFEIT: In the event of a forfeit, no replacement game will be played.
Tournament Rules and Regulations ROSTERS: No player may be rostered to more than one team. Any team using a player found to be violating this rule will have their game counted against them as a forfeit. *Beginner teams can have no more than 5 players on their roster under 25 years old.
SUBSTITUTIONS Free substitution will be in effect made with permission from the referee at the following times: 1. Prior to a throw in your favor 2. Prior to a goal kick by either team 3. After a goal by either team 4. At half time 5. At the referee’s discretion No substitution can be made for any player receiving a red card (ejection.)
UNIFORMS All teams are required to wear matching jerseys. Matching shorts and socks are requested. If possible, all teams should provide an alternate jersey otherwise pinnies will be worn by the home team if there is a conflict.
INCLEMENT WEATHER In the event of inclement weather the Tournament Directors reserve the right to: 1. Relocate games 2. Cancel Games 3. Shorten Games 4. Recommence or restart a game that has had less than one half-‐played 5. Reschedule games
GENERAL To participate in this tournament all players must be over 18 and present a signed, notarized waiver. Goals for Life, Inc. will not be held responsible or liable for expense, accident or cancellation in part or whole for any reason.
PROTESTS There are no protests. All decisions made by the Tournament Directors are final.
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