GAME SCHEDULE

U4 Game Instructions

U4 games are 4 five minute quarters with 2 minutes of water break and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day sets up the goal and the last game breaks it down and will return it to the GBYSL trailer. 

Each team will do the kick off at the beginning of each quarter. The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. No throw ins are allowed, kick in only. It’s highly recommended to sub every five minutes so that all of the players have equal playing time. Your ball size is 3. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

U4 play 4V4 (4 players on the field) with no goalkeeper. Please do not place your player in front of the goal. Allow your players to participate in the game. The more they touch the ball, the better player they will become. A coach from each team is allowed on the field with the players. Do not stand in front of the goal.

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”. Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

Parents must sit on the other side opposite with your team. The field of play is Moana Springs 240 West Moana Lane Reno NV 89506V 89506. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Trash receptacles are located all over the field please clean up after your game. 

U5 Game Instructions

U5 games are 4 five minute quarters with a 2 minute water break and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day sets up the goal and the last game breaks it down and will return it to the GBYSL trailer. The goals and pinnies are located at the GBYSL trailer.

Each team will do the kick off at the beginning of each quarter. The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. No throw ins are allowed, kick in only. It’s highly recommended to sub every five minutes so that all of the players have equal playing time. Your ball size is 3. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

U5 play 4V4 (4 players on the field) with no goalkeeper. Please do not place your player in front of the goal. Allow your players to participate in the game. The more they touch the ball, the better player they will become. A coach from each team is allowed on the field with the players. Do not stand in front of the goal.

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”. Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

Parents must sit on the other side opposite with your team. The field of play is Moana Springs, 240 West Moana Lane Reno NV 89506. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Trash receptacles are located all over the field please clean up after your game. 

U6 Game Instructions

U6 game is 4 eight minutes quarters with 2 minutes water break and 5 minutes half time. The first team of the day set up the goal and the last game take it down, return it to the trailer. The goals and pinnies are located at the GBYSL trailer.

Each team will do the kick-off at the beginning of each quarter. Kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, sideway. Team can score directly from the kick-off. No throw in, kick in only. It’s highly recommended to sub every five minutes so all the players have equal playing time. Your ball size is 3. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

U6 play 4V4 (4 players on the field) no goalkeeper. Please do not place your player in front of the goal. Allow your players to participate in the game. The more they touch the ball, the better player they will become.

A coach from each team is allowed on the field with the players. Do not stand in front of the goal.
All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”.

Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guard. The shin guard must touch the skin meaning under the socks.

Parents must sit on the other side opposite with your team.

The field of play is Moana Springs, 240 West Moana Lane Reno. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under Recreational tab. Your field assignment starts with RLJ.

Dogs are not allowed, this is the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Trash receptacles are located all over the field please clean up after your game.

Thank you and have a great season.
Jimmy Huynh
VP Recreational

U7 Game Instructions

U7 games are 4 eight minute quarters with 2 minutes of water break and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day sets up the goal and the last game breaks it down and will return it to the equipment box. The goals and pinnies are inside the box for you to use in case of team jersey color conflict.  

Each team will do the kick off at the beginning of each quarter. The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. No throw ins are allowed, kick in only. It’s highly recommended to sub every four minutes so that all of the players have equal playing time. Your ball size is 3. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

U7 play 5V5 (5 players on the field) with no goalkeeper. Please do not place your player in front of the goal. Allow your players to participate in the game. The more they touch the ball, the better player they will become. A coach from each team is allowed on the field  with the players. Do not stand in front of the goal.

 

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”. Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

 

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

 

Parents must sit on the other side opposite with your team. The field of play is Jessie Beck Elementary School, 1900 Sharon Way Reno. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Trash receptacles are located all over the field please clean up after your game. 

U8 Game Instructions

U8 games are 4 ten minute quarters with 2 minutes of water break and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day sets up the goal and the last game breaks it down. The goals are located inside the shed near Plumas lower field #1.

 

The referee will do the coin toss to determine which team will do the kick off (the team that wins the coin toss will choose ball or direction). The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. 

 

No throw ins are allowed, kick in only. No PK, no card, no offside. If you have a cherry picker, meaning your forward is in front of the opponent’s goal behind the defender, the referee will call offside. The team cannot score from kick in, in this situation.  All fouls will be determined by FIFA law. Games re-start with IFK (Indirect Free Kick) after each foul. Both teams can sub during a throw in, goal kick, injury, and goal score. Substitute players must be at the midfield line before the dead ball and can only enter the field after the referee’s give permission to do so. 

 

It is highly recommended that you sub every five or ten minutes for all the players to have equal playing time. Your ball size is 3. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED. 

 

U8 play 5V5 (5 players on the field) with no goalkeeper. Please do not place your player in front of the goal. Allow your players to participate in the game. The more they touch the ball, the better player they will become. 

 

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”. Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

The coaches are responsible for the parent’s behavior. If the referee asks you to take care of your parents, please do so. The referee can terminate the game if the rude behavior does not stop and does not get taken care of by the coach. If the coach is ejected from the game, it is an automatic one game suspension and may face disciplinary action depending on the degree of violation. 

Parents must sit on the other side opposite with your team. The field of play is Plumas Park, 475 Monroe St Reno NV 89509. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile. 

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Please clean up after your game. 

GBYSL has now joined US Club. We will no longer provide player cards. Please print your roster to present to the referee before your game.

U9 Game Instructions

U9 games are 2 twenty-five minute halves and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day must set up the goal and the last game must take it down and return it to the shed. 

The referee will do the coin toss to determine which team will do the first kick off (the team that wins the coin toss will choose ball or direction). The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. 

Throw ins are allowed but you cannot score a goal from the throw in. Penalty kick (PK) and offside law will apply. Card will be issued on fouls. All fouls will be determined by FIFA Law. Both teams can sub during a kick in, goal kick, injury, and goal score. Substitute players must be at the midfield line before the dead ball and can only enter the field after the referee’s give permission to do so. 

It is highly recommended that you sub every twelve and a half minutes for all the players to have equal playing time. Your ball size is 4. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED. 

U9 play 7V7 (7 players on the field including the goalkeeper) with a build out line. Here is the link for your review: https://www.gbysl.org/page/show/12995-recreational-teams-information

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”.

Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

The coaches are responsible for the parent’s behavior. If the referee asks you to take care of your parents, please do so. The referee can terminate the game if the rude behavior does not stop and does not get taken care of by the coach. If the coach is ejected from the game, it is an automatic one game suspension and may face disciplinary action depending on the degree of violation. 

Parents must sit at the designated area. The field of play is Mary Gojack (3100 Skyline Blvd Reno) & Terrace Sports complex (2525 Robb Dr. Reno). The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile. 

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Please clean up after your game. 

GBYSL has now joined US Club. We will no longer provide player cards. Please print your roster to present to the referee before your game.

U10 Game Instructions

U10 games are 2 twenty-five minute halves and 5 minutes of half time. The first team of the day must set up the goals and the last game must take it down and return to the fence along with putting the padlock in the chain. The pinnies and the U8 and U6 goals are located inside the shed next to the lower field.

The referee will do the coin toss to determine which team will do the first kick off (the team that wins the coin toss will choose ball or direction). The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off. 

Throw ins are allowed but you cannot score a goal from the throw in. Penalty kick (PK) and offside law will apply. Card will be issued on fouls. All fouls will be determined by FIFA Law. Both teams can sub during a kick in, goal kick, injury, and goal score. Substitute players must be at the midfield line before the dead ball and can only enter the field after the referee’s give permission to do so. 

It is highly recommended that you sub every twelve and a half minutes for all the players to have equal playing time. Your ball size is 4. HEADERS ARE NOT ALLOWED. 

U10 play 7V7 (7 players on the field including the goalkeeper) with a build out line. Here is the link for your review: https://www.gbysl.org/page/show/12995-recreational-teams-information

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”. Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) or good running shoes and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks. 

The coaches are responsible for the parent’s behavior. If the referee asks you to take care of your parents, please do so. The referee can terminate the game if the rude behavior does not stop and does not get taken care of by the coach. If the coach is ejected from the game, it is an automatic one game suspension and may face disciplinary action depending on the degree of violation.

Parents must sit at the designated area. The field of play is Plumas Park (475 Monroe Street Reno NV 89509) & South Valleys Regional Sports Complex (15650 Wedge Parkway Reno NV 89511). The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Please clean up after your game. 

GBYSL has now joined US Club. We will no longer provide player cards. Please print your roster to present to the referee before your game.

U11 & U12 Game Instructions

U11 and U12 games are 2 thirty minute halves and 5 minutes of half time. The first team must set up the goal plus corner flags and the last game must take them down and return them to the equipment box. The goals and pinnies are located inside the equipment box. For field #’s 1 and 4 the equipment box is next to the gate by field 1. For field #’s 2 and 3 the equipment box is located next to the playground gate (close to field 5).

The referee will do the coin toss to determine which team will do the first kick off (the team that wins the coin toss will choose ball or direction). The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off.

Throw ins are allowed but you cannot score a goal from the throw in. Penalty kick (PK) and offside law will apply. Card will be issued on fouls. All fouls will be determined by FIFA Law. Both teams can sub during a kick in, goal kick, injury, and goal score. Substitute players must be at the midfield line before the dead ball and can only enter the field after the referee’s give permission to do so. 

It is highly recommended that you sub every fifteen minutes for all the players to have equal playing time. Your ball size is 4. HEADERS ARE ALLOWED FOR U11 AND U12.

U11 and U12 play 9V9 (9 players on the field including the goalkeeper.)

Players must wear soccer cleats (not baseball cleats) and shin guards. The shin guard must touch the skin, meaning under the socks.

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”.

Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

The coaches are responsible for the parent’s behavior. If the referee asks you to take care of your parents, please do so. The referee can terminate the game if the rude behavior does not stop and does not get taken care of by the coach. If the coach is ejected from the game, it is an automatic one game suspension and may face disciplinary action depending on the degree of violation.

Parents must sit at the designated area. The field of play is Terrace Sports Complex, 2525 Robb Dr. Reno NV 89523. The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Please clean up after your game. 

GBYSL has now joined US Club. We will no longer provide player cards. Please print your roster to present to the referee before your game.

 

U13 & U14 Game Instructions

U13 and U14 games are 2 thirty-five minute halves and 5 minutes of half time. The first team sets up the goal plus corner flags and the last game will return them to the equipment box. 

The referee will do the coin toss to determine which team will do the first kick off (the team that wins the coin toss will choose ball or direction). The kick off can go in any direction, forward, backward, or sideway. The team can score directly from the kick off.

Throw ins are allowed but you cannot score a goal from the throw in. Penalty kick (PK) and offside law will apply. Card will be issued on fouls. All fouls will be determined by FIFA Law. Both teams can sub during a kick in, goal kick, injury, and goal score. Substitute players must be at the midfield line before the dead ball and can only enter the field after the referee’s give permission to do so.

Your ball size is 5. HEADERS ARE ALLOWED FOR U13 AND U14.

U13 and U14 play 11V11 (11 players on the field including the goalkeeper). Players must wear soccer cleats. 

All jewelry and metal pins are forbidden including tape to cover the jewelry (NO EXCEPTION) per FIFA Law 4 “The Player Equipment”.

Here is the link for your reference: http://www.theifab.com/laws/the-players- equipment/chapters/safety .

The coaches are responsible for the parent’s behavior. If the referee asks you to take care of your parents, please do so. The referee can terminate the game if the rude behavior does not stop and does not get taken care of by the coach. If the coach is ejected from the game, it is an automatic one game suspension and may face disciplinary action depending on the degree of violation.

Parents must sit at the designated area. The field of play is South Valleys Regional Sports Complex (15650 Wedge Parkway Reno NV 89511) and Golden Eagle Regional park (6400 Vista Blvd Sparks NV 89436) . The field layout is posted to gbysl.org, under the field tile.

Dogs are NOT allowed, these are the City of Reno rules, not GBYSL. Please clean up after your game. 

GBYSL has now joined US Club. We will no longer provide player cards. Please print your roster to present to the referee before your game.