ECFA Category One applications are now open for the 2018-19 season

We have opened the application process for ECFA Category One applications for the 2018/19 season.

Entries will be accepted up to and including Friday 2 March 2018.

The Philosophy of ECFA Category One is to provide the highest quality national league competition for 16-19 year olds.   Decisions on applications to enter the ECFA Premier League will be made by the ECFA Committee and will be based on the following criteria:

•    Teams must meet the Student Entry Criteria as laid out in our competition rules
•    Teams must meet the minimum operating standards (MOS) of the league
•    Teams must provide a film of no more than two minutes which shows how the pitch and changing facilities meet the MOS
•    Existing teams must have achieved a compliance score of 80%
•    Teams must have completed all their fixtures in the previous season
•    Existing teams have performed competitively in the previous season
•    New applicants must be able to demonstrate an ECFA Premier League playing performance

We look forward receiving your application and to providing a high quality national league competition for your students and college.