Law 4 - The Players Equipment
IFAB Laws of the Game 2020-2021
A player must not use equipment or wear anything that is dangerous.
All items of jewelery (necklaces, rings, bracelets, earrings, leather bands, rubber bands, etc.) are forbidden and must be removed. Using tape to cover jewelery is not permitted.
The players must be inspected before the start of the match and substitutes before they enter the field of play. If a player is wearing or using unauthorised/dangerous equipment or jewellery the referee must order the player to:
1. remove the item
2. leave the field of play at the next stoppage if the player is unable or unwilling to comply
A player who refuses to comply or wears the item again must be cautioned.
ALL Teams of all Ages must have Coach IDs and Official roster with them on the field at all times.
How to print Coach ID, Official Roster & Player Cards (U13+)- CLICK HERE
Instructions on how to print NMCSL Game Report - CLICK HERE
You must have the correct form printed from your SPRING 2022 NMCSL event. Your team only and included photos of all players/Coaches.
How to enter NMCSL Game Scores - CLICK HERE
Interested in Coaching or Managing a GNWSA Team in Spring 2023?
Please use the links below to register:
Coach - CLICK HERE to register
Team Manager - CLICK HERE to Register
These links are ONLY for Coaches and Managers of Recreational teams registered within GNWSA.
Coaches affliated with other organizations and Clubs may not register with GNWSA without autherization from the GNWSA President.
Effective Jan 1st 2020, all Coaches, Team Managers and Volunteers are required by law
to take the Safe Sport Training annually. The training is required once in the Fall to Spring season following the same pattern as background checks.
On June 1st of each year all Coaches Background Checks and Safe Sport training expire.
ALL coaches must submit a Background Check and Complete their Safe Sport certification once per June 1st - May 31st each soccer year.
SPRING 2023 Practice Field Reservations - Click here to view*
Do not Request to be added. You will sign up at the Coaches Meetings
Roanoke Sports Field Reservation Form
Please send to Eric Lorenz at firstname.lastname@example.org
COACHES PLEASE COMPLETE YOUR BLACKOUT DAY AND RESCHEDULE PREFERENCES USING THE LINK BELOW!
GroupMe info - all coaches MUST be in GroupMe!
Please email your age level commissioner to be added. You only have 24hours to accept an invite
All Coaches please submit your 1st, 2nd & 3rd, choices for TEAM NAMES and 1st, 2nd & 3rd Jersey COLORS -
Exisiting teams will use same Jersey/name in the Spring
Fall 2022 CLOSED
These are the current team names in use. Names may not be duplicated. Other restrictions apply.
Fall 2022 Not Yet Available
Spring 2022 U9-U14 Seeding
SPRING 2023 Birth Year Breakouts
4v4 - Size 3 Ball
2019: U4 Coed
2018: U5 - 2017: U6 - 2016: U7 - 2015: U8
7v7 - Size 4 Ball
2014: U9 - 2013: U10
9v9 - Size 4 Ball
2012: U11 - 2011: U12
11v11 - Size 5 Ball
2010: U13 - 2009: U14 - 2008: U15 - 2007: U16 - 2006: U17 - 2005: U18 - 2004: U19