Players and Teams
The season kicks off on Saturday 1 April 2017. There will be no games on 15 and 22 April.
2017 Competition draws will be available on the Dubbo Soccer website when finalised.
Under 13s and older compete on a full size pitch with 11 v. 11 players.
Miniroos format applies for Under 5s to Under 11s.
Miniroos are modified forms of football, structured to cater for the needs of young players.
Miniroos focuses on fun with limited emphasis on formal coaching. Kids benefit because the game is more enjoyable and builds better skills. Players get to kick the ball more and are more involved in the game.
Playing Format Summary
|Playing Format||Under 6 & 7||Under 8 & 9||Under 10 & 11|
|Numbers||4 v 4 (plus up to 3 subs)||7 v 7 (plus up to 3 subs)||9 v 9 (plus up to 3 subs)|
|Field Size (approx)||Length: 30m x Width: 20m||Length: 40m x Width: 30m||Length: 60m x Width: 40m|
|Penalty Area||Nil||5m depth x 12m width||5m depth x 12m width|
|Goal Size||Width: 2.0m x Height: 1.0m||Width: 4.0m x Height: 2.0m||Width: 5.0m x Height: 2.0m|
|Ball Size||Size 3||Size 3||Size 4|
|Playing||Time 2 x 15 minutes||2 x 20 minutes||2 x 25 minutes|
|Half Time Break||5 minutes||5 minutes||7.5 minutes|
|Referee||Game Leader (coach on field)||Instructing Referee||Instructing Referee|