Coaching Resources and Laws of The Game
This page is dedicated to Coaching Resources and Laws of The Game. Various documents are available for download below as well as links to various football associations.
Please be reminded that the technical area is for players, coaches and managers only. Injured players on crutches, suspended players, wives, girlfriends, mates, kids etc are not permitted to be in this area.
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The 2021 Coaching Course Calendar is now live on the website.
It is also being promoted on the MFA's Facebook page, MFA on Facebook
*Updated April 1, 2021 @ 9:45 AM
Continuing on from 2017 the MFA we will be carrying out club visits (refer to request form link below) for any coach / club who would like some assistance with their teams or clubs who would like to hold a coaching workshops for their coaches.
With the 2018 season around the corner it is an ideal time to remember that it is paramount that we all respect and allow the officials to adjudicate the game “At All Times” without interjection from coaches, parents or players.
*Published March 28th 2018 @ 11:15pm
MFA TEMPORARY DISMISSALS
The Macarthur Football Association in association with the MDFRA implemented modified Temporary Dismissals in the 2018 season for junior games. This document sets out the modified application of Temporary Dismissals in MFA competitions for the 2019 season. The application is generally in accordance with the Laws of the Game subject to the modifications as per this document.
Temporary dismissals will apply to all MFA Competitions including M-League. The Temporary dismissal period will be five (5) minutes for all junior matches (excluding SSG) up to and including U16. The Temporary Dismissal Period for all other competitions including M-League will be ten (10) minutes.
The Temporary Dismissals will be implemented as per the Guidelines for temporary dismissals (sin bins) as per the 2018-19 Laws of the Game (LOTG) subject to the following (the applicable guidelines from the LOTG are extracted at the end of this document.
Refer to attached PDF for full detail - 2019 MFA Temporary Dismissal Rule.PDF
*Published March 29.03.2019