Under 8 - 12 Information

MiniRoos football caters for our youngest players to give them an introduction to the game. Ranging in age groups from Under 6 through to Under 11s, the purpose is to give children the basic skills of playing this low-contact team sport in a friendly, fun environment.

Ages U6 and U7 play on a smaller field (30m*20m) with a size 3 ball. The teams play with 4-a-side and games are divided into two halves - each half lasting 15 minutes. There is a 5 minute break in between.

The U8 and U9 age groups introduce goalkeepers and play 7-a-side on a larger field (50m by 40m) with 20 minutes in each half. Here the emphasis is on building skills in preparation for competitive football.

The U10 to U12 age groups play 9-a-side on 3/4 size pitches. These age groups will be graded into divisions, although no league tables will be published.

Platinum Sponsors
Savino Del Bene
Silver Sponsors
Allfire Design
Paramount Pipe Fabrications
Springwood Kids ELC