Adult Soccer

Adult League Rules and Restrictions

  1. A non-refundable team deposit of $100  is due one week prior to the session start date (applied toward team fee). Deposits will be refunded ONLY if the league does not form.

  2. Maracana Indoor Sports Arena (MISA) membership will be  required for all players starting January 1st, 2018. The annual membership pricing: $20 individual ($40 family). Non-members and players with an expired membership are ineligible for games, clinics or classes and cannot be on a team roster. Substitute players may purchase a $10 Temporary Day Membership instead of annual membership. All participants must have a current, signed waiver form can be completed online (link will be added) and brought in person.

  3. There will be a minimum of seven games. Earliest game time will be 6pm and latest will depend on how many teams participate.

  4. Must be at least 16 years of age (with parent permission) to participate in Maracana Indoor Sports Arena adult programs. No exceptions.

  5. Any individual can join a House Team* (must be paid when added to a roster); House Teams have a minimum of eight players and a maximum of 12 players. *Maximum of six male and six female players allowed on Co-ed House Teams. First-come first–served.

What to Wear

Goalkeeper Attire: The goalkeeper must wear colors that distinguish them from all other players.

Shin Guards & Socks: Are REQUIRED for all players. Socks must be worn over shin guards.

Jewelry: A player may not wear jewelry (watches, bracelets, etc.) that is dangerous to themselves or other players. This may be at the discretion of the referee.

NO CLEATS ALLOWED!

Cleat-Rules-608x512The Match

All games consist of two 25 minute halves with a 2-minute halftime. The time between games is 2 minutes. Game clock will start even if the teams are not ready to play. We encourage your team/players to arrive early for check-in and payment before the game starts.

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BLUE CARD                                                                                              

Duration of Penalty: 2 minutes

If Opponent Scores: Team returns to full strength, but without the carded player. The carded player may not return to the field until 2 minutes have passed.

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Duration of Penalty: 4 minutes
If Opponent Scores: Team returns to full strength, but without the carded player. The carded player may not return to the field until 4 minutes have passed.

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 RED CARD 

Player Penalty: Immediate ejection from the current game. Player     MUST exit the building. Automatic 1 game suspension. If the player plays on multiple rosters, they may be subject to missing further games. Based on severity, the penalty will be a multiple or indefinite suspension length.

 Team Penalty Duration: 5 minutes regardless of the opponent  scoring.

Warning: A red card may be given if a player is caught chewing gum or spitting on the field.