Bournemouth Youth Football League

Season Reminders for Clubs and Managers

With our playing season starting this Sunday, will you please remind your managers to keep
their handbook with them for all games.


BOURNEMOUTH CUP
Rule 9(b) page 36 NO EXTRA TIME STRAIGHT TO PENALTIES

MATCHES PLAYED IN QUARTERS

U7 to U10 MUST PLAY THE MATCH IN FOUR QUARTERS
Rule 20(A) page 28

POWER PLAY
Power Play applies to U7 U8 U9 age groups ONLY
Rule 20(F) page 30

ARRANGING MATCHES

Rule 20(C) page 29
Club secretaries must confirm home game particulars with their opposition and appointed
referee at least 5 clear days prior to the game – Monday midnight deadline applies in the

BYFL KICK OFF TIMES

Page 2 of handbook
U13 – U16 LEAGUE AND BOURNEMOUTH CUP GAMES 2pm is the default time and takes
precedence when a referee is appointed
U12 the above applies to BOURNEMOUTH CUP GAMES

Good luck with your season and please remember that the BYFL handbook is more
important than many might think.

Pages 33/34 show the fines tariff as given by the Football Association for us to work with.

Acquainting yourselves with this will help you and your managers to avoid contravening the rules.

Jenny Linford