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14U (Birth Years 2010/2009)

Practices are held twice per week on a separate days from game day.
-Practice duration: 90-Minutes 
-The coach signs up for a practice field, day, and time that works for them (one of the perks of coaching a team!).
-Practices must be held on the designated location, day, and time the coach signed up for. Any changes MUST be communicated to the practice coordinator or division coordinator.
-Once coaches have completed their volunteer requirements, the region will provide them with their rosters and we encourage them to reach out to their team immediately to schedule their team meeting and practices.
-It is encouraged for coaches complete all trainings before August 1st in order to start practices two weeks before the first game.

14U Game Guidelines

Ball: Size 5

 AYSO-certified Regional Referees

  • Coach must have a Coach folder with player registration forms at every practice and game.

  • Coach must stay out of the field of play. Coaches must stay in the technical area "coach box".

  • Numbers: 11 players per team on field including a goalkeeper.

  • Substitutions: Between periods, at halftime and for injuries.

  • Playing Time: Each player must play at least ½ of each game. GK must play at least ¼ on the field.

  • 2, 35-minute halves. (no stoppage time at the 17 min quarter for substitutions)

    • Halftime break of five minutes.

    • GKs allowed to punt

    • Throw-in

    • Heading is allowed

14U Info

Player Equipment: 
-Shoes and shin guards, covered by the socks are mandatory at all practice and game activities. 
-Soccer shoes, tennis shoes, or similar type athletic shoes are recommended.
-The type and condition of cleated shoes must be inspected for safety before use.
-Jersey, shorts, and socks are provided by the region.

The Players: 

  • Numbers: 11v11
  • Substitutions: Between periods, at halftime and for injuries.
  • Playing Time: Minimum of two periods per game and no player should play four periods until everyone has played three.
  • Teams: Separate girls and boys teams should be promoted at all levels of play. Only players and referees on the field.
Kids are No. 1; Fun – not winning – is everything; Fans only cheer, and only coaches coach; No yelling in anger; Respect the volunteer referees; No swearing or abusive behavior; No alcohol, tobacco or drugs; No weapons; Leave no trash behind; Set a proper example of sportsmanship. No dogs.

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AYSO Region 83 - Five Cities

P.O. Box 1166 
Arroyo Grande, California 93421

Email Us: [email protected]

Phone: 805-000-0000