Game Rules for U12 Jr. Legends

Quick Version

  • Two 30-minute halves U12 with 5-minute half-time (minimum)

8v8… Seven field players, plus a goalkeeper.

Size 4

  • Only at the referees discretion.
  • Both yellow and red cards may be issued by referee
  • Penalty kicks are awarded by referee
  • Yes, Corner kicks
  • Yes, Goal kicks
  • Yes, Throw-ins
  • Yes, Kick-offs

Being encouraged to play out of the back, goal kicks should be played vertically without encrouchment until the second touch.

  • Proper form must be used…. Both feet must stay on the ground, ball is held with both hands, and thrown with a continuous motion starting behind the head.
  • Throw-ins should be taken by the last defender, to keep him/ her involved in the game.
  • All players play a minimum of 50%
  • All items of jewelry (necklaces, rings, bracelets, watches, earrings, leather bands, rubber bands, large hair bows, etc.) are strictly forbidden and must be removed.  Using tape to cover jewlry is not acceptable.

The Germantown Legends are a premier youth soccer club located in Germantown, Tennessee.

Established in 2011, the Legends Soccer Club focuses intensely on creating brave creative leaders for life.  Our no guilt, no shame, no blame philosophy gives kids the confidence to get out of their comfort zone and create the big play in any situation!

The Germantown Legends Soccer program is the official ‘Soccer Provider’ to the City of Germantown.

For Field conditions, Inclement weather, Program updates, Camp information, etc., please visit the following:

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