The Swallows Cup Tournament Committee would like to take this opportunity to welcome the players, coaches, referees, parents and friends to our 8th Annual Swallows Cup. On this page we will explain the information and rules of our tournament.
Our best wishes to all the teams participating and may you enjoy the tournament and play your games in the true Spirit of Soccer.
Hosted by Capistrano F.C.
8th Annual Swallows Cup
Each player and coach will receive a Swallows Cup Tournament Pin. A trophy will be awarded to the winner of the Championship game and medals will be awarded to the players of both 1st place and 2nd place.
Game Length (time per half with 5 minutes between halves)
|Group Play/Semi Final||20 min halves||25 min halves||30 min halves||35 min halves|
|Finals||20 min halves||30 min halves||35 min halves|
40 min halves
In case of a tie at the end of the regulation time period in semifinals and finals, FIFA kicks from the penalty mark will determine the winner.
The Substitutions may be made only with the consent of the referee at any stoppage in play at the referee's discretion.
All players/coaches shown a RED CARD will be suspended for the following GAME (and could be suspended for the remainder of the tournament depending on severity of red card). Any attempt to cause physical harm to referees by players, coaches or parents will result in the team being automatically suspended from the tournament. No protests can be made or will be accepted. All games will have a 5 minute grace period, failure to start on time will result in forfeiture. Player/coach cards for those ejected will be available from the field marshal after the team's last scheduled game except for an ejection due to a flagrant violation.