The Sussex County League has reversed its decision to ban the publication of youth-team results on the official FA website after a wave of protests from club officials and players. Continue reading
Sent Her Forward’s end-of-season awards conclude with those long-awaited dream teams – and there’s a twist this year.
Welcome to the third and final part of this year’s honours – surely the most comprehensive in women’s football. Continue reading
Sussex County Women & Girls League Under-16 Cup final
Chichester City 3 (Collighan 1, 64; Robson 73)
Withdean Youth 3 (Collier 14; C Harris 16; Bassett 42)
(Chichester City win on pens 3-2)
Chichester City clinched the club’s second trophy in three days when their under-16s won a nerve-jangling penalty shootout against Withdean Youth to take the Sussex County League Cup and give notice of plenty more good times ahead for the ambitious club. Continue reading
Sussex County Women & Girls League Cup finals, Holbrook Club, Horsham, May 11, from 10.30am
There’s a festival of young female football talent on show in a day of youth cup finals in Horsham on Sunday.
Eight different clubs are represented in seven cup finals throughout the day, covering age groups from under-11 to under-16.
Crawley Town have four separate teams in the seven finals; Southdown three and Portsmouth two.
For some it’s a one-off chance of glory; for some others it’s the chance to build on already highly successful league seasons. Continue reading
Youngsters looking to test the water before deciding whether formal football is for them could do worse than pop along to south-east London during the Easter holidays.
The London FA is organising informal drop-in football sessions for boys and girls aged over 16 at Hall Place, Bexley, this coming week. Continue reading