The soccer field diagram shows the parts of the soccer field. Offered by SoccerHelp.com. This drawing is not to scale. It is a diagram for the purpose of showing the names of parts of the soccer field; not for showing dimensions. For soccer field dimensions, go to "Laws of the Game" at the FIFA website or check with your soccer association.
Corner Arc – an arc or quarter-circle with a radius of 1 yard located at each of the 4 corners of the soccer field. Purpose: Also a reference line, the ball must be kicked from inside this arc on a corner kick. Corner Flag – the flag located at each of the 4 corners of the soccer field, inside the corner area. End Line – the boundary line extending from corner to corner along its width at each end. Field – the rectangular area where soccer matches are played.
Names And Abbreviations For Key Soccer Positions. Goalkeeper. Defenders - Sweeper (SW) - Center-back / Center Full-back / Central Defender (CB) - Right and Left Full-backs (RB/LB)
The boundary of the field is drawn with lines. The lines on sides, or the long side of the field, are called the touch lines or side lines. The lines at the end of the field are called the goal lines or end lines. The Center At the middle of the field is the center line which cuts the field in half. At the very center of the field is the center circle.
FIFA & US Soccer. -The field of play is marked with lines. These lines belong to the areas of which they are boundaries. The two longer boundary lines are called touch lines. The two shorter lines are called goal lines. All lines are not less than 4 inches (10.16cm) in width nor more than 5 inches (12 cm) wide.
GOAL LINE. The length of a soccer pitch is a maximum of 130 yards and a minimum of 100 yards. Meanwhile, the length of the goal line is a maximum of 100 yards long and a minimum of 50 yards in length. Sizes are different based on group level, like U-10, U-8 and so on.
Width (goal line) Minimum: 70 yards (64 meters) Maximum: 80 yards (75 meters) Soccer field dimensions can have a large effect on how teams play, as Tottenham’s temporary move to Wembley Stadium ...
The long edges of the rectangular field edges are called the touchlines. If the ball passes over the touchlines, a player throws in the ball to put it back in play. The short edges of the rectangle are called the goal lines.