NEW – Lower Island Soccer Association adopts the following Long-Term Athlete Player Development recommendations as they apply to Small Sided Games. This aligns with BC Soccer’s Small Sided Games Manual.
|Age Group||Playing Numbers||Playing Time||Ball Size|
|U6||3 vs 3 (no goalkeeper)||2 X 20 Minutes||3 or 4|
|U7/U8||4 vs 4||2 X 20 Minutes||3 or 4|
|U9/10||6 vs 6||2 X 25 Minutes||3 or 4|
|U11/12||8 vs 8||2 X 30 Minutes||4|
|U13||8 vs 8||2 X 35 Minutes||4|
|U6||min 18m max 22m||min 25m max 30m|
|U7/U8||min 20m max 25m||min 30m max 36m|
|U9/U10||min 30m max 36m||min 40m max 55m|
|U11/U12/13||min 42m max 55m||min 60m max 75m|
The LISA District Head Coach suggest the following formations for Super-8 play.
- LISA-SSG 2-3-2 Formation
- LISA-SSG 2-4-1 Formation
- LISA-SSG 2-4-1 Formation diamond
- LISA-SSG 3-2-2 Formation
The LISA District Head Coach suggest the following roster sizes for optimal playing time conditions.
U6 – Maximum 6
U7/U8 – Maximum 8
U9/U10 – Ideal 8, Maximum 10
U11/U12/13 – Ideal 11, Maximum 14