Welcome to the home page of the Albany Co-Ed Soccer League.
Our 18 teams play in Albany and Berkeley California. Men must be 25 and over, women 18 and over.
Contact the teams directly if you would like to join.
Teams looking for players can post an ad on their team page that will also appear on the "Teams Looking For Players" page under the "Player Info" tab.
ACSL is a CSAN/USSF affiliated league. Our games feature 3-man referee crews (Center Ref + 2 ARs).
Albany Co-ed Soccer League (ACSL) exists for the purpose of providing a safe, fun co-ed soccer league with an understanding that the top division can be competitive. ACSL requires all players to sign a Conduct form prior to being registered in the league where they agree to act in a positive, friendly and sporting manner, showing respect for other players and referees. The League encompasses a wide age range and ability so as to promote inclusivity. Violent conduct such as fighting with other players or the ref (including threatening words or gestures) will not be tolerated and is subject to disciplinary committee review and possible banishment from the league.
New players!!! Please contact the team manager directly if you are interested in joining a team.
Teams looking for new players will often post a note on the "Teams Looking For Players" page.
- Grass Field Rain-out line: 510-981-5161 then press 2
- Berkeley Non-Emergency Police Line: 510-981-5900
Summer 7 v 7 at Cougar still going.
Summer Sunday pickup 11 AM Cougar field, League players only.
Congratulations Spring 2016 Champs
Division One - Agave FC
Division Two - Red Heat
Go to "User Login" (link is in the upper right hand conner)
Then go to "Player Registration"
Select the team you wish to join and check the season then click Submit.
It will then be up to that team's manager to add you to their roster. Selecting a team does not guarantee placement. Communicate with the team manager in order to get added to their team
If you are confused about player registration contact a league manager.
Passes will come to Stephen Williams. Most CSAN fees are included in League fee. You do not have to pay CSAN anything unless you have more than 22 players on your roster.
For a full update on the process please read the manager e-mail thread.
1. Before the FALL season each team will fill out the CSAN Annual Team Form (form 1)
2. Each player signs the CSAN waiver form (form 2) This will be done online with the Affitity website.
3. Each player will fill out and sign the CSAN player registration form (form 3). This will be done on-line with the Affitity website.
4. Each player will sign the Full Team Albany Waiver (form 4) If you need to, you can use the individual add/drop Albany waiver (form 6) for late adds to the team.
Reminder for existing players that plan to switch teams:
Players on existing teams must follow these procedures to transfer from one team to another:
Prior to one month before the season starts, communication (email) including the affected player, BOTH teams’ managers, and a league president must be sent so the original team has time to prepare for losing a player.
Once the deadline for transfer without approval has passed, a player may only change teams with approval of the team they are intending to leave. Approval may be waived by the league if there are special circumstances which warrant allowing the transfer.
A note about League Rules
SHORTAGE OF FEMALE PLAYERS RULES
First rule is: No more than 6 men may be on the field at any time with the exception of up to 1 man over 50 years old taking the place of a woman.
The second rule is allowing female players over 18 whereas male players must be over 25.
With regard to the first rule, in no way is this to be interpreted as equating the ability of female players with a 50 yr old. That is not the intent of the rule. This rule is for expediency's sake.....meaning that it's very hard to find female players and this is a way to field teams and also include older players. Our immediate co-ed neighbor now fields 14 teams thereby narrowing the pool considerably.