ADULT GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL SUSPENDED UNTIL DECEMBER



The FA has confirmed the suspension of all non-elite football from Thursday 5th November -Wednesday 2nd December.


This includes fixtures & training for:


* Men's Steps 3-6 & NLS Feeder Leagues


* Women's Tiers 3-7

* All youth & adult outdoor & indoor football (Sport in schools can continue.)


This is ss a result of the UK Government’s new national COVID-19 restrictions and subject to Members of Parliament voting tomorrow [Wednesday 4 November 2020].



The UK Government has confirmed that school sport can continue as an exemption during this period.


In addition, the UK Government has confirmed that all Emirates FA Cup First Round fixtures will go ahead as planned this weekend between Friday 6 and Monday 9 November 2020. The ten ‘non-elite’ clubs that remain in the competition will be able to play their fixtures under ‘elite’ protocols. In line with the new national COVID-19 restrictions, these ‘non-elite’ teams are only permitted to train together until Wednesday 4 November 2020.