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COVID 19 -FA GUIDELINES

  • 02/08/20
  • By MKDDL Chairman
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The FA have now set out the guidelines as to how we can return to Grassroots Football - Clubs must read the FA Guideline which can be found on all County FA websites and can be downloaded from here.

competitive training has now been allowed since July 31st with the overall group size (inclusive of coaches) being limited to 30 people;
From August – Competitive matches to begin, for example pre-season fixtures, festivals and small sided football competitions;
From September – Grassroots leagues, men’s National League System, Women’s Football Pyramid tiers 3 to 6, and FA Competitions can commence.
Clubs, players, coaches, match officials, league officials, volunteers, parents/carers, spectators and football facility providers should read The FA’s full guidelines, which are accessible below, in addition to the latest Government guidance on COVID-19.
A return to competitive football should only happen once clubs and facility providers have completed the necessary risk assessments and comprehensive plans are in place.