The competition form will be outdoor soccer and will be played on artificial grass. The competition will consist of a maximum of 10 teams with a minimum of 7 players and a maximum of 12.
Official rules of the Federació Catalana de Futbol will apply during the tournament.
The player that receives 2 yellow cards during the same game will be expelled, although she will not be expelled from later matches.
If a player is sanctioned with the red card, she will not be allowed to play in the next game. The player that receives 4 yellow cards throughout the entire competition will be expelled from one match.
The competition will comprise of 2 phases, the first one the teams will be divided into two different pools and will all play against each other. When this is finished, the second phase will consist out of eliminatory games in a unique game. The distribution of the eliminatory phase will be based on the classification obtained from the first phase.
A trophy will be given to the team with the best Fair-play, which means the team that receives the least number of banns. There will also be individual trophies for the least hit keeper and for the player who makes the most goals during the entire tournament.
There is the possibility to register individually, not pertaining any team. In this case the organisation will assign a team to the player.
If a team has less than 5 players to play a game, the game will be cancelled and the team in question will lose the game with a 3-0 result.
A player, registered for a specific team, can at no time during the tournament play for another team.
All players must play throughout the tournament with the same dorsal and it is essential to notify the organisation of any change or amendment to that effect.
IMPORTANT: In case there is an injured player in the days prior to the tournament and you want to substitute her for another player not registered, it is necessary to notify the organization at least 72 hours before the start of the tournament, in order to be able to process the medical insurance. Last minute players without medical insurance will not be accepted.
The type of competition will be 7-a-side football. Matches are played on artificial turf. A total of 10 teams will be part of the competition. Each team must have at least 7 players and no more than 12. Players who don't have a team can also register and he will be assigned to a team by the organizers.
The tournamet will follow the International Football Federation (FIFA) rules, except for the OFF-SIDE RULE which is excluded. A player who gets two yellow cards during a game will be sent out, but will not be banned for further games. If a player gets a direct red card, he' will be sent out and will miss the next match. A player who gets 3 yellow cards during the whole tournament will be suspended for one match.
Rolling substitutions are allowed and no referee authorization is needed, but there has to be always between 5 and 7 players on the pitch for each team.
The competition consists of 2 rounds: during the first one, the teams are divided in group in a round-robin. The first 4 teams of each group advance to knock-out games, according to the results obtained during the first round. The teams who end up in 5th. position of every group will play against each other to determine the final classification.
Each match will last for 15 min with no halftime break in the round robin. 2 halves of 10 min. each will be played in the play-offs. A mínimum of 5 games will be guaranteed for every team.
The following trophies will be awarded: Tournament MVP, Top scorer and the best goalkeeper.
If a team has less than 5 players to play a game, the team will be declared forfeited and will lose the game by 3-0.
The players can't play for more than one team during the tournament and each player must play with the same number for the whole tournament. Any change must be notified to the organizers.
At the beginning of the tournament, every team captain will provide the roaster sheet with the names of all players and their number. The organizers and the referee’s representative will form the Discipline Committee. This Committee will be in charge of analyzing, deciding and punishing if applicable, possible misdemeanors of discipline, ethics, behavior, or any other circumstance that needs to ruled upon. Any decision taken by the Discipline Committee is final.