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Setting up a club

Setting up a club

The vast majority of football throughout the country is played at a local level for personal enjoyment. Before embarking on forming a new team, ask yourself the following questions:

Are there enough potential players?
Are there enough volunteers to take care of club organisation and administration?

Follow our guide bellow to setting up a club

Get In Touch

Shaun Waite 

Call: 0116 284 4951


Available: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm 

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junior player chasing the ball
The FA Respect


The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.