FA Youth Football Guide


Tournaments & Festivals can now be advertised


Tournaments can now be advertised, from 17th May 2021 (Step 3 of the Government’s Roadmap out of Lockdown)

A COVID Risk Assessment must be in place, link to the FA Risk Assessment template - https://www.durhamfa.com/news/2020/jul/20/return-of-outdoor-competitive-grassroots-football

Tournaments must be held in line with the Government and FA guidance at the time of the event

We require a full list of teams entering, £20 per age group and list of match officials at least 14 days prior to the start date of the tournament. We have provided a set of rules to assist with the planning, which should also be completed, returned and adhered to.

If the Tournament is taking place on or after 1st June 2021 then all teams must have re-affiliated for the 2021/22 season and the age groups taking part must be in the format they are playing for the 2021/22 season.