COVID-19 Guidance

Updated FA Guidance for grassroots football – 20 August


You can follow this link for the most up to date advice from The FA with regard to grassroots football and Covid-19 restrictions

https://www.thefa.com/news/2021/jul/16/20210716-non-elite-football-update-step-4-government-covid-19-roadmap


New Covid-19 FA Guidance – Step 4

The FA has provided an update on ‘non-elite’ football inline with Step 4 of the Government’s roadmap. This guidance applies to all schools’ football activity and includes aspects such as:


• On Field adaptions for playing football are no longer required
• No limits on how many people can meet
• One metre plus rule removed


Find out more information as well as some downloadable documents here


The FA’s First Aid Guidance:

The FA’s Guidance for Outdoor Facilities:

The FA’s Guidance for Referees

*Please note: you should also be completing the ESFA standard risk assessment document as well as COVID-19 risk assessments for all activity. These documents are available to download here.