League Rules and Handbooks

The Laws of the Game are authorized on an annual basis by the International Football Association Board (IFAB) and provided by the Fédération Internationale de Football Associations (FIFA).

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NorCal Premier Soccer League Handbook

The goal of the handbook is to provide assistance to clubs, coaches, and managers to ensure the NorCal Premier Soccer League (“NorCal”) operates smoothly and is a positive experience for all involved – players, coaches, managers, club officials, referees, and parents.

When competing in NorCal Programs, a club is responsible for overseeing their coaches, players, parents, and club personnel – administratively, on and around the field. Each club is responsible for ensuring all club members understand and meet the following requirements and follow NorCal Rules and Code of Ethics.

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Cal North Competitive Soccer League Rules

The rules of play for all competitions sanctioned by the Cal North Competitive Soccer League (CCSL) shall be the “Laws of the Game” as published by US Soccer with modifications made by Cal North and CCSL contained herein.

The rules contained herein shall govern members of CCSL in all cases to which they are applicable, and in which they are consistent with the By-Laws and Constitution of Cal North.

Each affiliated member club shall be responsible for the conduct of its players, team officials, parents and spectators.

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