Join Jersey Sports League for our summer 5v5 kickoff touranment.
Date and Time:
May 31st from 10:00 to 6:00. Pool play will take place first and the playoffs and finals will close out the day. Be sure to join as at the after party as well. The coed tournament will take place first (estimating 10-2) and the men's tourament will follow after that (estimating 1 to 6).
The entire tournament will be played at Stevens Tech in Hoboken.
Format and Division:
We will open registration for 4 divisions of 8 teams each. In the event we need to expand or shrink a divison, we will made the necessary changes. All teams are gauranteed 4, 24 minute games. Do not stock your rec team with ringers and do not join the competitive division if you aren't prepare to play against player with college soccer experience.
You can join more than one division, we will not schedule coed games during men's games but there is a chance two coed teams could be playing at the same time.
- Recreational Coed
- Competitive Coed
- Competitive Men's
- Recreational Men
Team Size - 5 vs 5 including the goal keeper
Coed Rules - 3 men and 2 women
Roster Limits - Rosters can be between 5 and 9 players. In the event your roster drops below 5, you may NOT pick up any players. You must play with your roster
General Fifa Rules Apply with some notable exceptions.
- No Slide Tackling
- You may be offsides
- Unlimited substitutions
- Substitute "on-the-fly". You must touch the player you are subbing with
- Game length is 24 continuous minutes
- No Punts from the keeper
- All fouls are direct with the exception of keeper passback
- Fouls within the keeper zone will result in a penalty shot
- No Jewelry allowed. Proper shoes must be work (need to be turf legal)
- Goal size will measure 6'6'' by 12'
* Times are subject to change and expect us to use bye rounds to maximize the # of teams
I don't have team, can you sign up as a free agent? Yes, free agent registration is free. If we end up getting enough players for a free agent team, we will form one.
I'm under 18, can I play? Sadly no, this is an adult tournament only. You must be at least 18 years old by the morning of the tournament.
Can we pick up a free agent to finalize our team? You can request a free agent and if we have one that fits your division, we will send them your way and they will then pay for their portion. There is not an audition or draft process,
What is the refund policy? The tournament is on May 31st. If you request a refund on or before May 23rd you will receive a full refund. If you request a refund between May 24th and May 28th, you will receive a half refund. If you withdraw on or after May 29th, you will not receive a refund.
Does the event have health insurance for players? We remind you that adult sports run a risk of injury. All players must sign a waiver in order to participate and agree to play sports at their own risk. If you do not have health insurance, we do not recommend playing sports. Jersey Sports League has rules in place like no slide tackling and no punts to minimize contact and create a safe place to play.