Get to know the rules of beach soccer

GET TO KNOW

THE RULES

WIDTH: 26-28m

LENGTH: 35-37m

PENALTY AREA: 9m

THE PITCH

WIDTH: 5.50m

HEIGHT: 2.20m

THE GOAL

MINIMUM DEPTH: 40cm

THE SAND

5 players per team

Unlimited substitutions

2 referees on the pitch

1 referee & 1 timekeeper off the pitch

THE TEAMS

THE MATCH

Three periods of 12 minutes


Three-minute intervals in between each period


Three minutes of extra-time, if required


Penalty shoot-out, if required


All free-kicks are direct


Player that gets fouled must take the free-kick


Defensive walls are not permitted

FOULS

No shoes allowed!

Put ball into play either by throwing or kicking it

DOS & DON'TS

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