ECFA Category One applications now open for 2019/20 season

We have now opened the application process for ECFA Category One applications for the 2019/20 season.

Entries will be accepted up to and including Friday 26 April 2019.

The philosophy of our ECFA Premier League (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 should have completed all their fixtures in the previous season
    •    Existing teams should 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.

View the Leagues and Cups page to view the current ECFA leagues.

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