Pitch and Goal Post Dimensions

To incorporate The FA Youth Review changes and in order to ensure that clubs and pitch providers are using the recommended sizes for pitches and goalposts The FA have created metric and imperial measurement guidance documents.

The guidance covers pitch and goalpost dimensions, goalpost safety, line marking and Respect for the following formats:


• Mini Soccer 5v5 and 7v7

• 9v9 Football

• Youth Football

• Adult Football

• Football pyramid Steps 1 - 7 (Football Conference down the pyramid)


A range of pitch layout examples are also provided within the documents which can be downloaded below.

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