There will be no pre-tournament check-in for this event; referees will check-in teams every game.
All rosters must be the US Club Soccer rosters; the preference is for them to be printed in COLOR.
The tournament will operate under FIFA, and OPL Director’s Cup Rules of Competition for 2012-13, with the exception of the following touranment scoring parameters.
The Portland Timbers OPL HS Director’s Cup round robin play is scored in a 10-point format: 6 points for a win, 3 point for a tie, 1 point for a shutout, 1 point for each goal scored up to 3 goals maximum, and zero points for a loss. Forfeited games are recorded as 0-1 losses by the forfeiting teams; any team choosing to forfeit remaining round-robin games for any reason will have all preceding results vacated and will be charged a $1,000 fine.
Tie Breakers are determined in the following order: Head-to-Head Competition; Goal Differential (up to 4 goals MAX per game), Goals Against, Goals For, Red Cards Received (Players and Coaches); Penalty Kicks, pursuant to FIFA tie-breaking procedure.
PLEASE READ THROUGH THE ENTIRE RULE BOOK for any questions.
FIFA Rules of Competition (2012-13)
Portland Timbers OPL Director's Cup Rules of Competition (2012-2013)
Score Reporting: Toll Free Number* - 866.334.6294
Smartphone Apps* - found in the iTunes or Android App Stores (Demosphere Phone-it-in)
Team Page Login - Coaches/Managers can login to your team page to report scores; this will require a new password to access. Please note, the password for Team Pages is NOT the same as the score reporting PIN#.
* - must have score reporting PIN#