Welcome Home

Welcome to the ESFA website – the home of Schools’ Football

If you are looking to login to your School or Association account, please follow this link or click on the ‘National Competitions‘ tab. This is also where you can view fixtures and results.

You should find everything you need to know about Schools’ Football here on our website, but please contact us if you are unable to find the information you are looking for.


Our Mission

Through the medium of association football, the English Schools’ FA will support young people who are in education to develop:

  • Self-discipline, loyalty and resilience

  • Respect for those around them

  • Positive decision-making

  • A healthy lifestyle and physical skills

  • A love and understanding of the game through enjoyment and achievement

Child Welfare Concerns?

Worried about a child’s welfare? Contact your Association’s child welfare officer, the national child welfare officers, Childline or CEOPs.

Not able to resolve your safeguarding concern locally?  Please raise your concerns with the ESFA nationally at safeguarding@schoolsfa.com

Childline: 0808 800 5000

CEOP reporting system: Click Here

It’s not your responsibility to sort it, but it is your responsibility to report it

Thank you for working to keep children safe

“Just wanted to say a huge thank you for providing our school with the Panini Classroom Challenge packs! Our children have loved taking part”

Panini Classroom Challenge participant | Season 2022-23

Testimonial: Panini Classroom Challenge 2023

“Thank you so much for this opportunity. I hope you are aware of what a difference competitions like this make to children’s lives.”

Panini Classroom Challenge participant 2021-22

Testimonial: Panini Classroom Challenge 2023