Goal Area Dimensions. FIFA & US Soccer - A goal area is defined at each end of the field as follows: Two lines are drawn at right angles to the goal line, 6 yds (5.5 m) from the inside of each goal post. These lines extend into the field of play for a distance of 6 yds (5.5 m) and are joined by a line drawn parallel with the goal line.
The below measurements are based on the recommendations and rules provided by the US Youth Soccer Association. In the table below you’ll find all youth soccer goal dimensions that exist: Age. Height (feet) Width (feet) Height (meters) Width (meters) U6. 4.5 - 6.5 ft.
More Soccer Field Goal Box Dimensions images
Soccer Field Dimensions (Adult) Soccer pitches are rectangular in size and the surface is made out of grass or artificial astroturf. FIFA states that the two touchlines forming the length of the pitch must be between 90 and 120 metres in length (100 - 130 yards). The two goal lines (where the goals are placed) form the width of the pitch and should be between 45 and 90 metres in length (50 - 100 yards).
In the adult game, the soccer goal posts must be 2.44 metres in height and so the crossbar should rest eight feet above the ground. From one post to the other the goal should measure 7.32 metres in length which equates to twenty four feet in the imperial system.
Note: If the above cannot be corrected before the start of competition, the game shall not begin and the referee shall file a report with the governing sports authority.”. The width or diameter of the goalposts and crossbar shall not be less than 4 inches nor more than 5 inches, and the same width as the goal line.
Goal Area . The goal area is a smaler rectangle inside the “penalty area”, centered on the goal. The measurements of this box are 20 yards wide by 6 yards deep. This box marks the area from which a goal kick must be placed. Corner Kick. A one yard quarter circle is marked on each corner of the field to mark where a player must place the ball prior to a corner kick. The Goal. The adult soccer goal is 24 feet wide by 8 feet high.
The goal is made of two vertical goal posts at 12’ (3.66 m) from center (24’ | 7.32 m total) and connected by a horizontal crossbar 8’ (2.44 m) high. Football goals ( soccer goals) are located at the center of each opposing goal line of a football pitch and are the boundaries for scoring points ( goals) in the game of football.
60'x18'. Penalty Spot. from mid-goal. 24'. 30'. 36'. 'Technical Line' (broken): 60' long, 3' from Touch Line. The 'Laws of The Game' only says that for U10 and U11 "the goals aresomewhat smaller than on a standard soccer field." The AYSO Websiterecommends a maximum size of 7'x21' for U10.