MSFA Publishes Annual Report

The Middlesex Schools' FA is delighted to announce the publication of the 2013-14 Annual Report.

The document is a summary of the Association's activities throughout the last 12 months and has been distributed to all affiliates Schools.

The Annual Report was formally adopted at the MSFA AGM on 24th June 2014, where a new set of rules was also approved.

You can download the 2013-14 Annual Report by clicking here.

Kent take SEESFA Title

The Under-16 Representative Team were unable to conclude a challenging season by winning the South-East England Schools’ FA Championship after suffering defeat in the LC Hill Trophy Final.

Having finished at the top of the Group 1 Table by virtue of victories over Sussex (3-2), Inner London (3-0), Surrey (3-2) and Buckinghamshire (4-3), Middlesex then defeated Group 2 runners-up Hertfordshire 5-2 at Ashford Town (Middlesex) FC to secure their place in the Final against old rivals Kent, who had enjoyed a 4-3 victory over Middlesex during the League phase of competition.

In the decider at the Watford FC Training Ground, both teams started well and there was nothing to separate the sides in the first twenty minutes. If anything, Middlesex had the slight edge in possession, yet it was Kent who took the lead through Middlesex defenders not picking players up, which led to the goalkeeper coming out to try and cover, leaving the goal open.

 

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Premier League launch kit scheme for schools

England star James Milner was back at school this week, to hand over new kits to pupils at Ravensbury Primary School in Manchester.

The Manchester City midfielder still fondly recalls the day he pulled on a fresh new shirt in his schoolboy days and was at the school to back the Premier League Players’ Kit Scheme.

Initially launched in 2011, the scheme provides support for junior football across the nation and has provided Nike kit and equipment to more than 2000 junior teams in the last three years.

And Milner was at the school, in the shadow of City’s Etihad Stadium, to present kit, chat to pupils and take part in a coaching session put on by Manchester City’s charitable foundation, City in the Community.

 

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