Policies & Rules
1. Email is the primary form of communication.
2. Please deal directly with the Off The Wall Sports
Manager on duty for all team issues.
3. The team is responsible for the bill. Any UNPAID
bills could result in player suspensions.
4. Teams pulling out after games schedules have been
complete are responsible for the total fee.
Team Roster Rules:
players must obtain an Off The Wall Sports
Membership. Players with an expired or no membership
are ineligible for any adult league games.
Substitute players may purchase a 1 Day membership.
2. All players must also have a current waiver form
filled out and signed (can also be done
3. All players on the team must meet the age
requirements for the division. NO EXCEPTIONS! For
adult leagues, players must be 18+.
4. Any team using players not on the roster will
forfeit the game. Off The Wall Sports and the
opposing team have the right to exclude any or all
guest players from the game.
5. All team fees are due by the second week of the
session. Any team with an outstanding balance after
the second game (at the discretion of Off The Wall
Sports) be suspended until the fees are paid in
6. Players may roster on two teams in the same
7. Team may roster as many players as desired.
Requests MUST be received by Off The Wall
Sports no less than 72 hours prior to game day/time.
Any Game Reschedule Requests made within 72 hours
are not guaranteed.
2. The opposing manager can decline the game
reschedule request and accept a win by forfeit or
agree to reschedule.
3. Games are not officially rescheduled until
the Facility Schedule reflects the game reschedule.
4, Any changes to the schedule or any rescheduling
are the sole responsibility of the team manager. Off
The Wall Sports will not credit team fees for games
not played. NO EXCEPTIONS!
consist of two 23 minute halves with 1 minute
half-time for all age groups. Games must begin and
end on time. Teams not ready to play at the
scheduled game time will forfeit.
players must be in uniform, including shirt with
team colors, shin guards and proper shoes (No
Studs/Screw-ins). Shoes are to be carried in.
Players are required to check in at the desk before
each game. Teams caught using illegal players will
forfeit the season. Teams are not allowed any guest
of The Game:
Currently active FIFA Laws of The Game will apply with the
Offside law does not apply.
Modifications to the FIFA law regarding passes
back to your own goalkeeper.
one possession with hands is permitted.
After the goalkeeper puts the ball in play, if a player on the
goalkeeper’s team plays the ball to the goalkeeper, the
goalkeeper may not use the hands, as provided for under FIFA
Laws of the Game. The ball must be touched by a player on
the opposite team before the goalkeeper is once again permitted
to use the hands.
If the goalkeeper receives the ball from the opposing team and
puts it back into play. Then, hands may not be used again
until the ball is touched by the opposing team.
may pass the ball to their goalkeeper from behind the red line
only. The whole ball must be over the red line when it is
for a goalkeeper improperly using the hands is a direct free
kick at the top of the arc of the penalty area.
substitutions may occur during play. Play does not stop
player must be off the field before the new player enters the
field of play.
are not restricted to four steps while releasing the ball into
the taking of a free kick. Defending players must stay 10
feet from the ball.
line passes in the air are not permitted. The ball may not
be passed in the air across both red lines. The penalty is
a direct kick from the center of the red line from the side of
the field where the kick was taken.
have 5 seconds to place dead balls back into play. Delay
of game penalty may result and the ball is given to the other
ball going outside the dasher boards or touching the net is “out
of play”. “Out of play” is a direct free kick.
free kicks are direct.
Minor fouls committed inside the penalty area
will result in a direct kick to be taken from the top of the
Kickoffs do not have to be played forward.
is an automatic 2 minute penalty.
player using both hands to grip the top of the boards will be
penalized for dangerous play.
ins” will be substituted with “kick-ins”.
or five minute penalties may be invoked by the referee for
commission of a cautionable offense.
40 will play with 6 players plus the goalkeeper. Coed
adult teams will play with 6 players plus the goalkeeper.
teams must have at least 3 females on the field at all times.
If a Coed team has less than 3 females on the field, the team
must play down 1 player for every missing female.
all Coed divisions female goals count as 2 goals.
majority vote of coaches and agreement by Off the Wall
Sports management is required to further amend these adaptations
to the FIFA Laws of The Game.
If a team is unable to appear at their regularly scheduled time
for a game, the opposing team can receive a forfeit only if
they appear for the game with sufficient numbers of players to
play the game. Off the Wall Sports will not
notify teams if their opponent does not intend to play.
The forfeiting team will receive –3 points. If neither
team appears for the game, both teams will receive –3 points.
Player conduct is as follows:
Fighting will not be tolerated!
Any player engaged in a fight will, at the discretion of the
referee, be ejected from the game and restricted from play for
player threatening or assaulting an employee or game official of
Off the Wall Sports, LLC will be ejected from the league
until such time as Off the Wall Sports, LLC grants
readmission in writing and will be prosecuted to the full extent
of the law.
which are continually engaging in fighting or disruptive
behavior may be ejected from the league without notice or
refund, at the discretion of Off the Wall Sports, LLC.
you have any questions, please call 317-580-5900 or