Recommended Goal Sizes


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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]
6U
4’ x 6’
(or smaller)
15 | 25
25 | 35
3
4 vs. 4
No goalkeepers
4 x 10`
8U
4’ x 6’
(or smaller)
15 | 25
25 | 35
3
4 vs. 4
No goalkeepers
4 x 10`
10U
6’ x 18’
or
6' x 12'
35 | 45
55 | 65
4
7 vs. 7
2 x 25`
12U
6’ x 18’
or
7' x 21'
45 | 55
70 | 80
4
9 vs. 9
2 x 30`
14U
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 35`
16U
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 40`
19U
8’ x 24’
50 | 100
100 | 130
5
11 vs. 11
2 x 45`
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