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Recommended Goal/Field/Ball Sizes and Match Format/Duration
AGE GROUP
GOAL SIZE
[in feet]
FIELD WIDTH
Min. | Max.
[in yards]
FIELD LENGTH
Min. | Max.
[in yards]
BALL SIZE
MATCH FORMAT
MATCH DURATION
[in minutes]
U6
6’ x 18’
(or smaller)
15 | 25
20 | 30
3
3 vs. 3
No goalkeepers
4 x 6-8`
U8
6’ x 18’
(or smaller)
20 | 30
25 | 35
3
4 vs. 4
No goalkeepers
4 x 12`
U10
6’ x 18’
35 | 45
45 | 60
4
6 vs. 6
2 x 25`
U12
6’ x 18’
45 | 55
70 | 80
4
8 vs. 8
2 x 30`
U14
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 35`
U16
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 40`
U19
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 45`
 

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Document Description Post Date
U6-U8 Practice Activities .PDF Document Apr 30, 2013
Why Small-Sided Games for American Soccer? .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
We're All in this Together .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
TOPSoccer Activities .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
TOPSoccer in Your Community .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
TOPSoccer Coaching Without Tears .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
The Role of Play in Player Development .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
The Game is the Best Teacher .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
Olympic Development Program .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
The 11+ The FIFA Injury Prevention Initiative .PDF Document Feb 05, 2013
Results: 52 Record(s) Found.
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