FAQ


Where are the matches being played?

FSV Arena
Hennur – Bagalur Road
Chagalatti Village, Jala Hobli
Bengaluru 562 149
Google Coordinates: 13° 7’3.32″N 77° 40’7.71″E
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What is the cost for my child to play?

One-time registration fee of INR 250/-only

What if my child is not regular in attending matches?

This league is designed for children to get the maximum benefit through multiple rounds of matches played over several months. This will improve their ability and enhance their joy for the game. A number of children are on a waiting list who would love to be a part of this fantastic opportunity. If your child is not regular in attending matches their team suffers, your child loses valuable training time and ultimately we would have to make a decision whether to withdraw your child.

What time does the child need to report prior to the game?

Children need to report at least 45 minutes prior for their matches.

What does a player need to bring along with them during each game week?

YCL Team jersey, Team shorts and Team stockings (mandatory)
Shin guards (mandatory)
Football studs (only those suitable for artificial turf)
Water bottle

What if my child turns a year older during the league? Will he/she have to start playing in the older age group?

Please refer to the age criteria and cut-off date given while registering your child. If your child’s age does not fall into the current cut-off they will be put in the upper age group.

Can we register offline incase it isn’t working online?

Yes. Please contact us in case you wish to register.

Can girls also play?

Yes, Yes, Yes. We encourage girls to participate.

What days will it be played?

Saturday & Sunday. Please refer the match schedule published on the website

What is the schedule of matches?

Match schedule will be published on the website towards the later part of October

How many matches in a day?

Please refer the match schedule published on the website

When will practice be held?

There is no scheduled practice.

What are the team selection criteria?

Teams are selected in a draw held by the organizers

When will teams be allocated?

Players will be assigned to their respective teams in the middle of October.

Will there be transport facility, how much does it cost?

Yes, we will provide pick and drop facility from specific points in the city but will need parents to volunteer as monitors for the buses for the duration of the league.

Is this a training academy or just matches?

The Youth Champions League is only matches but we do have a training academy, Football Academy of Bangalore (FAB) which will be operational October 2016. Please visit www.footballab.in to know more or contact email us at info@footballab.in

Is registration limited to certain number of children?

Yes, the Youth Champions League is limited to a total 540 players, only 180 in each age group; U8, U10 & U12

Will there be coaches, how are they selected?

Yes, every team has one (1) coach appointed. The coach will appoint volunteer assistants/parents to help out on match days.

Will the referees be certified?

All referees are qualified to officiate in our matches.

Is the pitch Astroturf or grass? How big is it?

Our pitch is Artificial Grass from the world’s top manufacturer, FieldTurf. Some of the best clubs around the world, including AC Milan, Ajax, Arsenal, FC Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund, Inter Milan, Juventus, Liverpool, Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain to name a few use FieldTurf.
The large pitch is 100 M x 64 M
The flexi pitch is 64 M x 50 M – This is the field most league matches will be played on.

Who are the organisers?

The team responsible for putting the league together are true lovers of the sport as players (some good, some ok!)  and coaches (mostly armchair variety) Their only interest was that  children get a chance to play the “beautiful game” as often as possible in a structured environment.

Where can I get more information?

Should you need more information please contact us at +91 80 4121 7471 or email us at info@ycleague.com

I have not received a confirmation email on registration. How do I know if my child has been registered?

Should you face any problems while registering please contact us at +91 80 4121 7471 or email us at info@ycleague.com