English Schools' Football Association http://www.esfa.co.uk/ The latest news from: The English Schools' Football Association (ESFA) en-gb Schools' Football News darren.alcock@schoolsfa.com Thu, 30 Mar 2017 16:14:52 GMTTomorrow Crowns the Final U18 Hudl Cup National Champions of 2017http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,30161452.htmlThu, 30 Mar 2017 16:14:52 GMT The last of 5 ESFA Hudl U18 Cup Finals takes place at Blackburn Rovers’ Ewood Park from 1:30pm on Friday 31 March.ESFA News Stoke City Stadium to host prestigious ESFA PlayStationŽSchools Cup Festivalhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,30105230.htmlThu, 30 Mar 2017 10:52:30 GMT 15 national schools’ football finals for both boys and girls teams to be contested across three action-packed days .ESFA News Premier League U16 Schools Cup Finals to Kick Off in Aprilhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,30095545.htmlThu, 30 Mar 2017 09:55:45 GMT The four U16 Schools’ Cup competitions will determine the National Champions 2016/17.ESFA News Countdown to Boys U18 National Finals at Doncaster Rovers FChttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,28163923.htmlTue, 28 Mar 2017 16:39:23 GMT Tomorrow, Wednesday 29 March sees two Boys’ National Football Finals take place at Doncaster Rovers’ Keepmoat Stadium – where the four best teams in the country will battle it out for the coveted title of National Champions 2017.ESFA News Northern Ireland bring England back down to Earth in First Home Centenary Shield Fixturehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,28143944.htmlTue, 28 Mar 2017 14:39:44 GMT England 1 Northern Ireland 4 . Friday 24th March 2017 Torquay United FC.ESFA News Match Report - ESFA U18 Schools' Cup for Girls National Finalhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,28120216.htmlTue, 28 Mar 2017 12:02:16 GMT Durham VI Form Centre v Barking Abbey School. Wednesday 22 March 4pm KO.ESFA News Match Report - ESFA U18 Colleges' Cup for Girls National Finalhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,28105253.htmlTue, 28 Mar 2017 10:52:53 GMT South Gloucestershire & Stroud College v Gateshead College.ESFA News Englands First Home International Streamed Live Tonight!http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,24104014.htmlFri, 24 Mar 2017 10:40:14 GMT You’ve heard about the rise in the use of Live Streaming for Schools’ Football – tonight is a chance to see check the coverage out!.ESFA News Countdown to All Girls U18 National Finals at Notts Countyhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,21115719.htmlTue, 21 Mar 2017 11:57:19 GMT This Wednesday 22 March sees two Girls’ National Football Finals take place at Notts County’s Meadow Lane Stadium – where the four best teams in the country will battle it out for the coveted title of National Champions 2017.ESFA News ESFA Announce Boys U18 Elite Cup Final at Blackburn Rovers FChttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,15140222.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 14:02:22 GMT Ewood Park will host the U18 Boys’ Elite football celebration on 31 March.ESFA News ESFA Announce Boys U18 Double Header at Doncaster Rovers FChttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,13104539.htmlMon, 13 Mar 2017 10:45:39 GMT Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium will host the celebration of U18 Boys’ football on 29 March.ESFA News ESFA Announce All-Girl U18 National Finals at Notts County FChttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,10110229.htmlFri, 10 Mar 2017 11:02:29 GMTNottingham’s Meadow Lane Stadium will host the celebration of girls’ football on 22 March.ESFA News ESFA National Cup Finals to be streamed LIVE online and for FREEhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,09172702.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 17:27:02 GMT For the first time ever, all ESFA National Finals will be available to view live on YouTube.ESFA News Fantastic Football Fives: Under 12 Indoor 5-a-sides National Final Successhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,09151746.htmlThu, 09 Mar 2017 15:17:46 GMTESFA U12 National Finals kick off the 2017 ESFA National Finals 2017.ESFA News England Triumphant in their first Centenary Shield Fixture!http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,04185212.htmlSat, 04 Mar 2017 18:52:12 GMTScotland 1 England 5. Kingsford Adjei was the star of the show, netting four times as England made a dream start to the defence of their Centenary Shield crown at Greenock Morton on Friday night.ESFA News England U18s to Defend their Centenary Shield Titlehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,03170405.htmlFri, 03 Mar 2017 17:04:05 GMT With less than 2 hours until Kick Off, the ESFA U18 Boys are in Scotland ready to defend their status as reigning Centenary Shield Champions.ESFA News ESFA National Finals 2017 Kick Off in Birminghamhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,02132027.htmlThu, 02 Mar 2017 13:20:27 GMT The start of over 40 National Schools’ Cup Finals is marked by the U12 Indoor 5-a-Side Finals this Monday .ESFA News Join the National Football Museum to Explore The Hidden History of Womens Football 6th March 10th March 2017http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-03,01153021.htmlWed, 01 Mar 2017 15:30:21 GMT Our Partners - The National Football Museum - are offering a week of free school sessions and activities for Schools to learn more about the History of Women’s Football.ESFA News Celebrate World Book Day Win a Class Set of 30 Jamie Johnson Books for your School!http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,27165215.htmlMon, 27 Feb 2017 16:52:15 GMT The ESFA will be partnering up with Dan Freedman, football journalist and best-selling author of the Jamie Johnson series of football novels, ahead of World Book Day on March 2nd.ESFA News The Coaching Successes Struggles of Teachers in Footballhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,27162436.htmlMon, 27 Feb 2017 16:24:36 GMT Last weekend, pundits and fans alike were scrambling over themselves to tell of the continuing magic of the FA Cup as National League leaders Lincoln City, overcame Premier League giant killers Burnley.ESFA News Staffordshire Reach The Under 16 County Finalhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,24094758.htmlFri, 24 Feb 2017 09:47:58 GMT Match report supplied by John Appleby, Staffordshire CSFA.ESFA News Support our England Squad this Season!http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,22120324.htmlWed, 22 Feb 2017 12:03:24 GMT Our England U18 squad have two home fixtures this season and with tickets at great prices as well as some delightful hospitality packages! We hope you will join us in cheering on our squad – you can find all the details below!.ESFA News U18 England Squad Train to Winhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,22114823.htmlWed, 22 Feb 2017 11:48:23 GMT The England Schoolboys squad ready to retain the Centenary Shield in 2017.ESFA News Future of Football will Fuse with the Past when England U18s visit the National Football Museumhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,13211430.htmlMon, 13 Feb 2017 21:14:30 GMTThe U18 Schoolboys' Squad’s cultural visit takes them to the National Football Museum in Manchester on Saturday 18 February, bringing the past, present and future of football to life.ESFA News ESFA U15 Girls England Squad Get Kitted Out This Weekendhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,10125927.htmlFri, 10 Feb 2017 12:59:27 GMT The ESFA Girls’ U15 England squad attend their first training camp at Lilleshall National Sports Centre this weekend.ESFA News ESFA U18 off to a Flying Friendly Starthttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-02,03123950.htmlFri, 03 Feb 2017 12:39:50 GMTLast weekend, the English Schools' FA Under 18 England Squad descended on Lilleshall National Sports Centre in Shropshire for their first training weekend as a full squad.ESFA News Kepier School make the Quarter Finalshttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,13-01,31144646.htmlThu, 31 Jan 2013 14:46:46 GMT By Robert Giles of Kepier School. Kepier's Elite Football Academy are now through to the last 16 of the Danone Nations Cup after a hard fought 1 - 0 win at Nunthorpe Academy in Middlesbrough on Wednesday January 30th 2013.Competition News Staffordshire CSFA 2 - 3 Oxfordshire CSFAhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-11,08145945.htmlThu, 08 Nov 2012 14:59:45 GMT Staffordshire County Schools' FA took on Oxfordshire County Schools' FA in the first round of the ESFA Under 16 Inter County Trophy.Competition News Forest Hill crash out of U13 Boys Cuphttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-09,27170247.htmlThu, 27 Sep 2012 17:02:47 GMT Last season’s ESFA Under 12 Danone Nations Cup Champions, Forest Hill School (South London Schools’ FA), have bowed out of this season's ESFA Under 13 Boys’ Cup at the first time of asking.Competition News A letter from the National Competitions' Managerhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-09,04103259.htmlTue, 04 Sep 2012 10:32:59 GMT Darren Alcock is currently the English Schools' FA's Acting National Competitions' Manager and has addressed the following letter to those schools and colleges that will be participating in ESFA National Cup fixtures during Season 2012-2013:.Competition News ESFA National Cup Draws - Season 2012-2013http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-08,16152345.htmlThu, 16 Aug 2012 15:23:45 GMT The English Schools’ FA National Cup Draws for Season 2012-2013 will be published via www.Competition News Competition Dates for Season 2012-2013http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-07,17150159.htmlTue, 17 Jul 2012 15:01:59 GMT The deadline dates for next season's English Schools' FA Cup competitions can be downloaded here.Competition News National Competition Entry Form - Season 2012-2013http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-07,17145214.htmlTue, 17 Jul 2012 14:52:14 GMT Attention Teachers! The English Schools' FA is still accepting entries into next season's National Schools' Competitions - to enter your school go to www.Competition News National Competition Entry Form - Season 2012-2013http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-06,06094234.htmlWed, 06 Jun 2012 09:42:34 GMT Attention Teachers! The English Schools' FA is still accepting entries into next season's National Schools' Competitions - to enter your school go to www.Competition News U14 County Boys Final: Merseyside 3-1 Essex CSFAhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,29101458.htmlTue, 29 May 2012 10:14:58 GMT Merseyside CSFA were crowned champions of the ESFA Under 14 Inter County Trophy for Boys following their victory over Essex CSFA at Chesterfield Football Club’s B2Net Stadium on Monday 21 May 2012.Competition News U13 Girls Schools Final: Warden Park 1-3 Stratfordhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,28144911.htmlMon, 28 May 2012 14:49:11 GMT Warden Park went ahead early in the game held at the B2Net stadium, home to Chesterfield Football Club, on Monday 21 May, after some early pressure from Stratford Upon Avon.Competition News Essex CSFA win GirlsUnder 14 Inter County Trophyhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,25115351.htmlFri, 25 May 2012 11:53:51 GMT By Robert Craven at Essex County Football Association .Competition News U12 DanoneCupFinal: Forest Hill 2-1 Malet Lamberthttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,24123124.htmlThu, 24 May 2012 12:31:24 GMT Forest Hill School (Blackheath Schools’ FA) were crowned champions of the ESFA Danone Nations Cup on Friday 18 May, after they defeated Malet Lambert School (Kingston Upon Hull SFA), 2-1, at Chelsea Football Club.Competition News U11 Tesco Small Schools Final: St Aidans 3-1 Ditcheathttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,24102319.htmlThu, 24 May 2012 10:23:19 GMT St Aidans Catholic Primary School (Huyton PSFA) were crowned champions of the ESFA Tesco U11 Small Schools’ Soccer Sevens on Saturday 19 May, after they defeated Ditcheat Primary School (Mid Somerset SFA), 3-1, in the tournament final which was played at the University College London Sports Ground.Competition News U11 Tesco Girls Cup Final: St Francis 0-3 Broadstonehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,24095610.htmlThu, 24 May 2012 09:56:10 GMT Broadstone Middle School (Poole & East Dorset SFA) were crowned champions of the ESFA Tesco U11 7-a-side Schools’ Cup for Girls on Saturday 19 May, after they defeated St Francis Primary School (Maidstone PSFA), 3-0, in the tournament final which was played at the University College London Sports Ground.Competition News