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 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:47:58 GMTStaffordshire 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 Stones magic sticks at Manchester Grammar Schoolhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,25144845.htmlWed, 25 Jan 2017 14:48:45 GMT Manchester City and England star John Stones took time out to go back to school as he visited pupils at Manchester Grammar School last week.ESFA News Michail Antonio inspires Marshalls Park School as they hammer home against local rivalhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,25140023.htmlWed, 25 Jan 2017 14:00:23 GMT West Ham’s in form forward Michail Antonio paid a surprise visit to Marshalls Park School in Romford.ESFA News Rickmansworth School gunning for glory as Alex Iwobi pays a visithttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,25132636.htmlWed, 25 Jan 2017 13:26:36 GMT Last season the former Arsenal academy star supported the PlayStation Schools Cup Festival; the appearance was so well-received that Alex Iwobi was willing once again to lend his support, this time around however it was at a Tie of The Round Event at Rickmansworth School to the delight of the surprised pupils.ESFA News Lord Derby Academy Phil their boots as Premier League star pays a visithttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,25105926.htmlWed, 25 Jan 2017 10:59:26 GMT Last season the Everton captain supported a PlayStation Schools’ Cup roadshow event; it proved so popular with the pupils that Phil Jagielka was once again willing to lend his support to the biggest schools’ football competition in the country.ESFA News England Under 18 Schoolboys' First Friendly is Plannedhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,20121858.htmlFri, 20 Jan 2017 12:18:58 GMT Newly formed ESFA U18 Schoolboys squad will prepare for their first friendly match of 2016-17.ESFA News Match Report: Harton Technology College v High Tunstall College of Sciencehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,17145810.htmlTue, 17 Jan 2017 14:58:10 GMT High Tunstall begun their PlayStation U12 Open Schools’ Cup run back in November and ahead of their Third Round tie against Harrogate Grammar School tomorrow, here’s their Round 1 match report.ESFA News Gainsborough Parish Church Primary School Fly High in the Danone Nations Cup District Rounds!http://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,17121102.htmlTue, 17 Jan 2017 12:11:02 GMT Back in November, the Gainsborough & District Primary Schools’ Sports Association staged their District Rounds of the Danone Nations’ Cup competition for Small Schools, School Teams and Girls’.ESFA News ESFA England Schoolboys Squad 2016-17 Announcedhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,13102610.htmlFri, 13 Jan 2017 10:26:10 GMT Following last weekend’s final Boys’ U18 International trials at Lilleshall National Sports Centre, the ESFA are thrilled to be able to name this season’s England U18 Schoolboys Squad!.ESFA News ESFA Impact Trophies U12 Indoor Football Fives: Area Finalshttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,17-01,05115743.htmlThu, 05 Jan 2017 11:57:43 GMTDates for the ESFA Impact Trophies U12 Indoor Football Fives Area Finals and National Finals are announced! .ESFA News English Schools FA Girls U15 England Squad Announcedhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,16-12,13192058.htmlTue, 13 Dec 2016 19:20:58 GMT16 Girls named as the 2016-17 ESFA Girls’ U15 Squad following final trials last weekend.ESFA News Match Report: Collingwood College v St Pauls Catholic Collegehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,16-12,12122428.htmlMon, 12 Dec 2016 12:24:28 GMT Collingwood College’s U14 Boys’ proceeded to Round 4 of the PlayStation Schools’ Cup following a win against St Paul’s!.ESFA News Match Report: Taunton SFA v West Cornwall SFAhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,16-12,12110955.htmlMon, 12 Dec 2016 11:09:55 GMT Taunton’s first fixture at U13 in a National Cup match against West Cornwall ends with a loss but a fantastic experience for the team!.ESFA News Final Trial to Find the ESFAs U15 Girls International Squad This Weekendhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,16-12,09153329.htmlFri, 09 Dec 2016 15:33:29 GMT Trialists from the North and South of England will come together at Stafford Town FC on Sunday to allow ESFA selectors to choose their U15 Girls’ International Squad.ESFA News ESFA Launch New Development Funding Opportunitieshttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=ESFA,16-12,01160401.htmlThu, 01 Dec 2016 16:04:01 GMT The ESFA Development Team are pleased to launch new funding opportunities to support new Schools’ Football activity, nationwide.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 U11 Tesco Schools Cup Final: Victoria 0-2 Gladstonehttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,23162400.htmlWed, 23 May 2012 16:24:00 GMT Gladstone Primary School (Stoke on Trent Primary Schools’ FA) were crowned champions of the ESFA Tesco U11 7-a-side Schools’ Cup for School Teams on Saturday 19 May, after they defeated Victoria College (Jersey Primary Schools’ FA) 2-0, in the tournament final played at the University College London Sports Ground.Competition News U13 Boys' Cup Final: Sandwell 4-2 Hove Parkhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,22102243.htmlTue, 22 May 2012 10:22:43 GMT The game started at a high tempo with 2 goals in quick succession.Competition News U14 Premier League Cup: Cardinal Heenan 1-0 Bishop Challonerhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,14165251.htmlMon, 14 May 2012 16:52:51 GMT Cardinal Heenan SC (Liverpool SFA) 1 Bishop Challoner SC (Hackney and Tower Hamlets SFA) 0.Competition News U13 District Trophy: Liverpool3-0 South Londonhttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,11155222.htmlFri, 11 May 2012 15:52:22 GMT On a damp and overcast Friday afternoon South London and Liverpool Under 13 teams were the guests of Crystal Palace Football Club as they played out their Inter Association National Final at Selhurst Park in front of several hundred enthusiastic supporters.Competition News Hampshire U16 Girls win on Penalties at Barnet FChttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,11153927.htmlFri, 11 May 2012 15:39:27 GMT Thrilling game on the sloped pitch at The Underhill stadium, Barnet.Competition News U18 Boys' Final: Thomas Telford 2-4 John Madejskihttp://www.esfa.co.uk/esfa/?news=Competition,12-05,09161658.htmlWed, 09 May 2012 16:16:58 GMT This year’s Under 18 Schools’ Trophy final was played at the Molineux, home of Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club.Competition News