Frequently Asked Questions
What age group will my child be playing in?
Based on the QCSA rules a player registered in their official age group shall be under that age as at the 31st December of the previous year, e.g., a player 8 years of age at the 31st December the previous your shall have an official age of Under 9
Will my child play on a full soccer field?
All junior teams up to and including under 8's play on a half sized field. Under 9's and above play on a full field.
How young can a player be?
In the under 7's and under 8's a player must be older than 4 and 5 years respectively as of the 31st December of the previous year. Under 6's may be as young as 4 and under.
When are the games held?
During the season only on Saturdays. Finals and Rep matches may be played on other days.
How long are junior games?
Under 6's & 7's 15 minutes per side,
Under 8's to Under 10's 20 minutes per side,
Under 11's & 12's 25 minutes per side,
Under 13's & 14's 30 minutes per side,
Under 15 & 16 35 minutes per side.
What size ball will my child be playing with?
Under 6's to Under 8 size 3
Under 9's to Under 13's size 4
Under 14's & and above size 5
What equipment will I need to buy?
You will need to buy a pair of shin pads, a pair of club socks, a pair of club shorts and boots. Socks and shorts can be purchased at the Club Shop.
Where can I find detailed rules and regulations for our competition?
Our competition is governed by FIFA and QCSA by-laws. These documents can be downloaded from the QCSA Rules and by-laws site.