Disability Cup Final- Blind Football

FA Disability Cup

 

THE ROAD TO ST GEORGE'S PARK

In Leicestershire & Rutland The FA Disability Cup Finals day is a key date in the football calendar, with St. George’s Park providing a world-class backdrop for the culmination of each partner competition’s cup final. 

2016-17 saw St. George’s Park host five cup finals on Saturday 6 May:   

  • Amputee cup final (adult male) in partnership with England Amputee Football Association
  • Blind cup final (adult male) in partnership with the National Blind Football League
  • Cerebral palsy cup final (adult male) in partnership with CP Sport
  • Deaf cup final (U18 female) in partnership with English Schools Football Association
  • Powerchair cup final (adult mixed-gender) in partnership with the Wheelchair Football Association
  • A Joint Partnership between Leicestershire & Rutland FA and The Royal National College for the Blind - RNC FA Foxes reached the final of the Blind cup and WON!


The FA Disability Cup ensures that players within impairment-specific football have a national FA competition which they can take part in with dreams of reaching St. George’s Park for finals day.

It is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the achievements of the players, coaches and volunteers involved in our partner competitions, and provides a platform for raising awareness of the opportunities that exist for everyone within disability football.

 

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