Local Opportunities - Grassroots Football
There's never been a better time to get involved
There's never been a better time to get involved and play disability football
Opportunities for players with a disability to access football at various levels have grown incredibly over the past few years. You may be an enthusiastic grass roots player who likes nothing more than a kick about with your friends and enjoys the social aspect of this participation. Others may have ambitions to develop as a player and to potentially to play for their country – the good news is that the systems are in place for you access football at the level that meets your needs and aspirations.
Shropshire FA support a number of FA Ability Counts Football club sessions.
We run a number of footballing events over the year, one of which is our Shropshire FA Ability league, which happens once a month when the season is taking place with one centralised venue at Telford College. It’s 16+ PAN disability football format.
Footballing In Education
We run and support a number of football coaching sessions in primary/secondary/college education, catering to all needs and ages. These are in a special school setting. We also provide open football training workshops for all organisations that have a disability club where we attend and provide coaching sessions for their club member.
We have a directory of all our disability clubs ranging from school age up to adults covering all areas of Shropshire so you can locate your nearest vicinity.
From grassroots to the elite game, here is where you will find how you can take part in disability football.