Game Day Procedures
All games will be played at Nield Park. Refer below to Mini Roos field location layout.
Games will be played on the full field at Nield Park. Miniroos fields are shown in yellow in the diagram.
Under 6 and Under 7 teams can use Nield Park for team training on any Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. Trainng at Nield Park is NOT available on other days.
Please check the draw (below) for game confirmation on Friday before game day, as games are subject to change.
If your team cannot play, you must contact your Age Coordinator prior to game day.
Teams with a BYE will not have a game to play.
Mini Roos games will be supervised by a Club Official
ALDI Mini Roos game format is designed to introduce young players to football, learning new skills and making friends.
Allow players to play, have fun and problem solve game situations for themselves
Provide positive reinforcement and encouragement
Share player playing time fairly
Manage immediately any aggressive or negative behaviour
It is all about players having fun and being involved … not the result of the game.
Players are to be ready to play at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled kick off time
All games will commence on time
Games will be played in equal halves and start and finish at the sound of a hooter
Any games that start late will have less playing time
Game halves will start and end at the sound of the hooter.
Teams who kick off at 9.00am - Set up the Field
Both teams are to collect equipment from Neild Park Canteen and setup their field for play.
Teams are to arrive early to allow ample time to complete the setup.
Teams who kick off last on the day – Packs up the Field
Both teams are to collect all equipment and return it to the Neild Park Canteen immediately after the game.
Under 7 Only
Teams are to keep score (this allows the club to assess Under 8 teams grading for next season).
After the game both Team Leaders are to report the game score to the Mini Roos Club Official.
Click here for Under 6 draw.
Click here for Under 7 draw.
To have the complete draw at your fingertips, download the free Game Day by SportsTG iPhone app from here and Android app from here. Create a Game Day account then search for "Football Club Five Dock Association" under the Association tab. If you have any questions regarding the competition draw please contact the Competition Secretary.