Category Archives for "Soccer Basics"

How Many Players on a Soccer Team? (Official Rule)

Casual kickabouts with friends (and non-friends) can involve almost any number of soccer players because they’re mostly played for fun. But when it comes to proper soccer matches… You need to follow the Laws of the Game. Teams must have the correct number of players on the pitch. Different age groups and leagues can have their own rules about […]

Continue reading

The Best Soccer Ball Sizes for All Ages (Includes Chart)

There’s nothing worse than playing with a soccer ball that’s the wrong size, falling apart, or isn’t inflated correctly (either over or under inflated). Okay, maybe there’s a lot worse than that… (parents who scream out instructions from the sidelines springs to mind) But incorrect soccer ball sizes are still annoying, right? Using a ball that’s the correct size […]

Continue reading
1 2 3