What Size Soccer Goal does my Program Need?

What Size Soccer Goal does my Program Need?

Posted by admin on Dec 10th 2021

What size soccer goal does my program need?

When running a soccer program, many times program directors are not sure what size soccer goal is appropriate for each various age group. Below is a reference chart to provide some guidelines regarding what size soccer goal face opening is recommended for various age groups.


What size soccer goal does my program need?

Age GroupRecommended SizeFirst Team Goal SizeMaximum Ball Size Minimum Players/ Team
U-1324'x8'Elite511 vs 11
U-1218.5'x6.5' - 21'x7'Jr. Club- Sr. Club49 vs 9
U-1118.5' x 6.5'Jr. Club49 vs 9
U-1012'x6.5'Element 47 vs 7
U-912'x6.5'Element47 vs 7
U-86'x4' - 12'x6.5'FreeKick- Mini - Element 34 vs 4
U-6/U-76'x4' - 12'x6.5'FreeKick- Mini - Element34 vs 4

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