Rules and Regulations
Rules of the Youth International Football Tournament of Sartilly 2017
On June 24th,2017 , in the municipal stadium of Sartilly
The ASJS organise on the 24 June 2017 a football tournament from 9h00am to 19h30pm. The registration fee per team is 40 euros, payable in advance. Any team feal will not get back his registration fee.
The tournament is open to youth category of U11, U13 and U15, age category of their own country. Each of the player and coach should have his official license from the years on going valid on the FFF federation or his own country football federation. Each team will play with his own club shirt and short colors. One form will be made by each coach where should appear : the team name, the coach name, each of the player name, first name, birth date and license number. Any player without this list will not be abble to participate in the tournament. Any kind of transfer or changment of player between team is illegal and will automatically disqualify the team for the game. Game will take place on grass field, over half size of an adult field, with 2 field per category. Each player will wear shin guards, it’s an OBLIGATION
Each team will have to be on site 30 minutes before the first games of the day (normally at 9h00am, will be confirm if not) and directly go to the Main marking table (front of U15 field) to present itself and get his tournament time table. An official presentation of the teams will be made and then, a tournament picture will be made, and only then, the tournament game will begin.
Team composition :
U11 and U13 : 8 aside, 7 field players and 1 goalkeeper, and 2 substitutes,
U15 : 6 aside, 5 field players and 1 goalkeeper, and 2 substitutes.
The players replacement during the game can be done anytime but have to be on the middle field line and the outgoing player have to be out before the incoming player go.
When team name called, the team have to go on the game waiting area done for that on the side of each field where they have to play and present itself to the field in charge responsable, minimum 2 minutes before the end of the previous game. At the end of this one, each team go on the field. Any team absent at the whristle start will be disqualified and loose the game by 0 to 1 score.
All referee will be volunteer (official or not) and at any time have to be respected. Anyone will not do so will be excluded of the tournament. The marking table is giving the beginning and the end of each game and the referree can, at his own decision, put additionnal time if needed.
Football regulation are FFF and FIFA rule except :
- No offside.
- A line at 13 meters from the goal line is marking the goalkeeper area and where he can take the ball with hand (not on partner pass).
- Any grave fault, left to the referee judgement, in this surface of 13 meters will be sanctioned by a penalty, a shot on goal at 9 meters.
- The goalkeeper have to hand through except after an 6 meters goal-kick.
- All the free kick are direct. None of those again the defending side can be done inside this area. So the ball will be put on the 13 meter line, as straight as possible as the fault.
- On free kick, all adverse player have to remain at 6 meters.
- On a goal-kick, any player of the opposite team have to be outside of the 13 meters area.
- All throw-in by hands.
- Teams will make a draw at the beginning of the game to decide wich side they play. The winner will choose the field side or the ball (except for final, they will side change).
- All rules regarding goalkeeper pass will be respected.
1st part of the tournament (morning) :
The 24 teams will be random split over 8 groups of 3 teams. Each team will play the other 2 teams of the group. Ranking will be done as follow : 4 points for a win, 2 points for a draw and 1 point for a lost game. In case of points equality, the teams will be decided as follow : 1) team again team goal difference, 2) general team goal difference, 3) best offensive team, 4) best defensive team. In case of still equality after those, 3 penalty serie will take place in the « special penalty zone area ». And then, one penalty after one until winner be decided.
The 1st of the group will go on «World Cup» (rank 1 to 8), 2nd of the group will go «European Cup»(rank 9 to 16), and the the 3th will go on «French Cup»(rank 17 to 24).
2nd part of the tournament (afternoon) : World, European and French Cup :
For each cup, 2 groups of 4 teams will be made (groups 1 to 4 from the morning in group 1, groups 5 to 8 from the morning in the group 2). Each team of the group will play the other 3. Ranking will be done as follow : 4 points for a win, 2 points for a draw and 1 point for a lost game. In case of points equality, the teams will be decided as follow : 1) team again team goal difference, 2) general team goal difference, 3) best offensive team, 4) best defensive team. In case of still equality after those, 3 penalty serie will take place. And then, one penalty after one until winner be decided. Then we will play direct elimination game on « crossing group ». Semi final, 1st of group 1 again 2nd of Group 2, 2nd of group 1 again 1st of group 2. Winner will go on final, the other in ranking game. Same for 3rd and 4th of each group will go for ranking game.
For the straight elimination game, in case of a raw, a serial of 3 penalty will be done in the «special penalty zone area». And then, one penalty after one until a winner be decided.
All game playing time will be 8 minutes except for the final (2 x 6 minutes)
All trophy cup, medail and prize will be distribute after the end of the last final for team rank from 1st to 4th. The other can take their prize at the end of their last game (request your « rank ticket » to the field marking table of your category.
Be carefull of the personal belongings of your players. The ASJS declines any responsabilities in case of theft, incidents, material and equipment damage or personal injuries to any players, coachs, parents or followers during this tournament. Any representative of the teams is responsable for the good behavior, for the rule and referees respect and the discipline of his delegation during the event. Be sure to have to necesary insurance to cover anyhting that can happen.
The ASJS and comity tournament member keep the right to modify, at any time, all points from this tournament rule above and will inform all team delegation in case of.