The rules for Twilight Soccer will be as pertaining to the following Rules:
All players MUST wear shin pads that adequately cover the shin. No player may enter the field without shin pads. All Jewellery must be removed before taking the field.
Unlimited interchange – play does not stop for an interchange to take place. Interchanges to take place from halfway during a stoppage of play. The player substituted must leave the field before the substitute takes the field.
Each team must have a minimum of four (4) players before they can take the field. Players should be warmed up and ready to play at the exact scheduled time.
If a team is not able to take the field after five (5) minutes, one goal will be scored against them for every 2 minutes thereafter and up to 3 goals.
If a team is still not able to field a team 11 minutes after the scheduled starting time they will be forfeited.
Forfeit Score: 5-0
Yellow and Red cards will be issued in accordance with FFA regulations.
All red card disciplinary matters will be dealt with by SportUNE.
Parents and/or guardian will be notified if any player 16 years and under receives a Yellow and/or Red card.
All players MUST be registered with SportUNE.
The “Twilight Football Insurance Waiver Form” must be signed by players before they can take the field.
Players are only eligible to play in the team that they are nominated in.
In the event of two or more teams having the same number of points at the conclusion of round matches, the winner or finalists will be determined by applying the following criteria:
If scores are drawn at the end of normal time, two extra periods of ten (10) minutes duration shall be played with the golden goal rule applying.
At the end of this period, if the scores are still tied, a best of five (5) penalty shoot-outs will take place. If both teams score the same number of penalties, a ‘sudden death’ penalty shoot-out will apply.
Twilight will be a 12 week competition (weather allowing).
Commence the week of 26th October, with a break for Christmas from the 16th December till 1st February, concluding the week finishing 24th February.
If you are nominating a team for this year’s twilight, please do so.
Payment is to be made over the counter at SportUNE.
Payment will only need to be made once the government allows community sport to begin, or prior to the first round.
Juniors: $450 per team (Max 12 Players)
Seniors: $600 per team (Max 12 Players)
No refunds will be issued after the competition starts, unless exceptional circumstances apply, and approval is given by the competition Administrator.
Only those players registered on a teams “Registration and Insurance Waiver Form 2021” are allowed to play. If the team needs to add player/s, or remove a player then add another player, the new player/s must register before they play by completing a Registration and Insurance Waiver Form 2021.
At any one time, there will be 7 on the field.
SportUNE Twilight Soccer Competition is a community competition, and we welcome anyone to register.
At each match all players are required to have/wear;
Each team must complete the registration and insurance waiver form before being able to play in the competition.
Your team captain should arrange this.
If you are nominating a team for this year’s twilight, please do so. Payment will only need to be made once the government allows community sport to begin, or prior to the first round.
Red and yellow card or send off offences are decided by the match referee and fall under our code of conduct.
All injury/incidents/near misses relating the SportUNE Twilight Soccer falls under the Football League competitions.
Incidents MUST be completed within 72 hours of the incident occurring.