FA issues statement calling to stamp out unacceptable behaviour in grassroots football

FA Statement on unacceptable behaviour in grassroots football

Ahead of the new grassroots football season 2022-23, the FA has issued a statement calling to stamp out unacceptable behaviour in grassroots football. The letter below  was been sent to everyone involved in grassroots football who we have an email address for in their system. ‘Football has a unique power to deliver amazing benefits to […]

Heading ban to be trialled by the FA

Football Association Heading Ban England

Heading ban for to be trialled by the Football Association in England for under-12s The Football Association (FA) is planning to trial a heading ban in Under 12 football and below in bid to stop brain injuries. A number of former professional footballers have died from brain functioning diseases believed to be linked closely to […]

Hisense Competition – win a new training kit!

Grassroots Teams - win a new training kit this season with Hisense

Grassroots Teams – win a new training kit this season with Hisense! Hisense launches new campaign helping grassroots football teams grow ahead of the UEFA Women’s Euros. Global appliances manufacturer and Official Sponsor of UEFA Women’s EURO 2022, Hisense, has today launched a new campaign as part of a huge summer of sport, giving grassroots […]

Grassroots Football Awards 2022

Grassroots Football Awards 2022

Grassroots Football Awards 2022 Nominations for the 2022 England Football and McDonalds Grassroots Football Awards are now open! We’re encouraging people across the country to nominate their grassroots heroes who make a difference! The England Football and McDonald’s Grassroots Football Awards are to recognise and celebrate the people who put their heart and soul into […]

Massive Grassroots Football Government Investment

grassroots football government investment

116 football facilities across England to be regenerated through massive grassroots football government investment. Grassroots football facilities across England will benefit from an initial £39 million of UK government funding, as part of a major commitment to levelling up access to physical activity across the nation. **** From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport […]

Get involved in the Grassroots Football Experience Survey!

Grassroots Football Experience Survey

The English Football are again carrying out our grassroots football experience survey and they want to hear from you! Understanding your experiences and overall satisfaction of grassroots football is extremely important. Your feedback will help continually improve your grassroots football experience. The survey is short and should only take 5 minutes. After completing the full […]

£3 million of additional Support Grants for Grassroots Football

Grassroots Football Support Grants for Under-represented groups

£3 million of additional support grants are to be made available for grassroots football to make the game more accessible to under-represented groups. Charities are being invited to apply for grants of up to £2,000 from a new £3m fund aimed at organisations making football more accessible at grassroots level. Sported, a charity that supports […]

Liverpool FA issue new plan for grassroots football on Merseyside

Liverpool FA, Grassroots Football, Merseyside

Liverpool FA issue new plan for grassroots football on Merseyside Liverpool FA is welcoming the start of a new era for grassroots football development of Merseyside, marked by the launch of a new three-year business strategy highlighting the way in which the County FA intends to boost football for all. Launched as the region continues […]

New study by FA Wales shows investment needed

FA Wales, Grassroots Football, Investment, Welsh Football

New study by FA Wales shows investment needed The Football Association of Wales (FA Wales) has called for more investment in grassroots football after a new report showed it is worth hundreds of millions of pounds to the Welsh economy. The Value of Welsh Football Study by UEFA backed by the World Health Organization and […]

62,000 Grassroots Football matches a year cancelled because of climate change

Grassroots football matches climate change

62,000 Grassroots Football matches a year cancelled because of climate change It is estimated 42% more grassroots football matches games are called off because of adverse weather now than in 2016, as a result of climate change. Research shows that more than 62,000 grassroots football matches are cancelled or postponed by climate change every year. […]