The Football Association has confirmed that all fixtures and training for indoor and outdoor youth and adult grassroots football are now suspended until Wednesday 2 December.
Re-starting football at these levels has taken substantial determination and commitment from stakeholders across the game and The FA would like to thank everyone for their vital contributions. However, health and wellbeing remain the priority, so it is extremely important that clubs, players, coaches, match officials, league officials, volunteers, parents, carers and facility providers adhere to the UK Government’s new national Covid-19 restrictions during this period.
The FA remains in dialogue with the DCMS, leagues, competitions and CFAs and will provide further clarification for ‘non-elite’ football in England following the debate in the House of Commons tomorrow.
The statement can also be viewed on our website, along with a Frequently Asked Questions sheet, by clicking here.