CUP / SHIELD DRAW
The Draw(s) for the knock-out stages, for the under9/10's, will take place on Sunday 18 December 2016 at the Racecourse Reception. All are welcome to witness the proceedings. The BBC, Sky and BT Sports have been invited to record the Draw but, at this time, they have not replied!!!
The under 9's Cup / Shield Draw will take place at approximately 11.30am. There are 32 teams in the Cup and 26 in the Shield. There will be 16 ties in the Cup. In the Shield there will be 10 ties and 6 byes. This will make 16 teams for the next round.
The under 10's Cup / Shield Draw will be at approximately 2.30pm. There are 32 teams in the Cup / Shield Draw therefore 16 ties in each draw.
The under 9's fixtures will be played on 15 January 2017. The under 10's on 22 January 2017. Weather permitting.
The draw for the next rounds, in both age group's, will be made on the day of the their fixtures.
- All Cup / Shield fixtures are 25 minutes each-way with extra time, if the scores are level at full-time, of 5 minutes each-way, . If the tie is still level, after extra-time, then three penalties for each team are taken.
- After both teams have taken their penalties and the score is still level, they continue to take penalties until one team has scored one goal more than the other team from the same number of penalties.
- Match report forms must be completed for the ALL Cup / Shield fixtures.