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Shropshire FA Football Festival in partnership with Shifnal Town FC

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May 2019.

 

Shropshire FA Football Festival (in partnership with Shifnal Town FC)

The Shropshire FA are delighted to announce the dates for a 2019 Football Festival, which is set to take place over the weekend of Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May 2019.

A fantastic weekend of football awaits, bringing together clubs with FA Charter Standard status within the county, with matches played among varying age groups. As a thank you for the continued support of Shropshire Charter Standard clubs, the tournament will be available completely FREE of charge to clubs wishing to get involved. 

The Shropshire FA will be working in partnership with Shifnal Town FC to run the Football Festival in May 2019, see below for details;

Shropshire FA Football Festival (In partnership with Shifnal Town FC)

Saturday 18th May 2019 & Sunday 19th May 2019

Shifnal Town Football Club (Grass Pitch)
The Acoustafoam Stadium
Coppice Green Lane
Shifnal
TF11 8PD


Saturday 18th May 2019
 
Gender: Boys U7's AM
Venue: Shifnal Town Football Club
Address: The Acoustafoam Stadium, Coppice Green Lane, Shifnal, TF11 8PD
9:30am Arrival/Registration
10:00am Start/kick off
 
Gender: Girls U8's PM
Venue: Shifnal Town Football Club
Address: The Acoustafoam Stadium, Coppice Green Lane, Shifnal, TF11 8PD
1:00pm Arrival/Registration
1:30pm Start/kick off
  
Sunday 19th May 2019

Gender: Boys U8's AM
Venue: Shifnal Town Football Club
Address: The Acoustafoam Stadium, Coppice Green Lane, Shifnal, TF11 8PD
9:30am Arrival/Registration
10:00am Start/kick off
 
Gender: Girls U9's PM
Venue: Shifnal Town Football Club
Address: The Acoustafoam Stadium, Coppice Green Lane, Shifnal, TF11 8PD
1:00pm Arrival/Registration
1:30pm Start/kick off

To enter a team(s), please complete the team application form (below) and return to Darren.Beech@shropshirefa.com no later than Friday 10th May 2019.
  
U7's Age Group
Shropshire FA Charter Standard Football Festivals are available for affiliated boys teams eligible for the under 7’s age group during the 2018/19 season. This involves players from school years 1 & 2 currently, and born between the following dates; 1st September 2012 – 31st August 2013
 
U8's Age Group
Shropshire FA Charter Standard Football Festivals are available for affiliated boys and girls teams eligible for the under 8’s age group during the 2018/19 season. This involves players from school years 2 & 3 currently, and born between the following dates; 1st September 2011 – 31st August 2012
 
U9's Age Group
Shropshire FA Charter Standard Football Festivals are available for affiliated girls teams eligible for the under 9’s age group during the 2018/19 season. This involves players from school years 3 & 4 currently, and born between the following dates; 1st September 2010 – 31st August 2011

Games will be played following normal mini-soccer rules, with the emphasis on player development and a positive experience of playing football.
 
Under 7’s  & Under 8's games will be 5-a-side and follow FA Mini-soccer Laws of the Game. Under 9’s games will be 7-a-side and follow FA Mini-soccer Laws of the Game.
 
Please find below The FA guide to U7/U8 & U9’s age groups including the FA Laws of Mini-soccer for each age group.