National Fives


Welcome to the new National Fives page….


The following page is a guide to the new national secondary schools 5-a-side tournament to be held at Gol centre 5-a-side Centre, Lawrenny Avenue, Leckwith in Cardiff in May. The 17th of May has 2 separate age groups running in Yr 7 & Yr 8 and 24th May again has 2 separate age group Comps  for Yr 9 & 10.


Places are limited to 16 teams per age group.


Teams are asked to arrive at 11am to register for a 12pm start. The event will finish at approx 5pm for teams who make the final.


Format for boys event:

- Squads of 10 players

- Rolling subs

- 4 leagues of 4 teams – 16 in total for each age group.

- Each team will have 3 matches in this league format.

- On completion of the league games we will split the top 2 teams and bottom 2 teams in each league to play a ‘Champions League’ Style format for a Shield and Europa ‘Plate’ competition.

- This will in turn generate a semi final followed by a final for the respective plate and shield winners.

- Each team will play a minimum of 6 games. Depending on the success of your team this could potentially become 8 games

- All participants will receive a certificate of participation. Winners and finalists will receive medals also.

- Matches will be approximately 10 minutes in length.

- All matches to be manage by fully qualified referees.

- Matches/Goals to be filmed and clips published online.

We are very excited to bring you this new competition and in time hope to develop this into a UK wide festival.


Should you like to take part in this competition please email Matt Davies for further details.


Event coordinator – Matt Davies - 07725996424MLD.CARDIFF@YAHOO.COM
for further information.