Grassroots Club of the year!

Yesterday we were recognized as the grassroots club of the year. This was out of 530 clubs. It’s not bad for a small club in Walsall! Four years ago today we didn’t know if we were able to continue as a club and after some dedicated volunteers decided to take …

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Become an FA Playmaker

Become an FA Playmaker and get more out of football! The FA Playmaker supported by BT is a new, free online entry-level football course perfect for anyone interested in taking a more active role in grassroots football. There are five modules in total and you don’t need any previous football …

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Applause for Cil

Cil Spencer, second from right. After training this weekend, please can we ask that all parents, spectators and players remain on the bank of the field. This Saturday at 12:00 we hope you can join us in a minute of applause for Cil Spencer. Cil Spencer was a coach, a …

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COVID-19 Compliant Club

The below guides are to ensure that we remain a Covid-19 compliant Club. The guidelines have been set by the FA and approved by Government. If we are not following this we can be STOPPED from doing any football activities. Club. Ensure all affiliations are correct and up to date.Ensure …

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Club Statement On Return

The Club, in accordance with The FA Guidelines dated 17th July 2020 and with continuous Walsall MBC instruction pertaining to Covid-19, are delighted to announce that ”football-is-back”. There will be a manager/coaches meeting on Tuesday 21st July to ensure each team, the grounds and actions-plans are fully prepared for 01.08.2020. I …

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Replace Vandalized Storage Containers

We are (as many of you already know) upgrading the containers and facilities on our grounds. This is to replace the old containers that have been damaged by anti social behaviour. We have started a crowd funding campaign and would really appreciate if you can spare a few pounds towards …

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Corona Virus Statement

Corona Virus Statement 04 JUNE 2020 We are delighted to confirm that football will return to Shelfield United FC from Saturday 6th June 2020. We have taken professional advice and will continue to review circumstances and activities with the foremost aim to protect people from Covid19. Coaches will be instructed …

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Girls Football Comes to Shelfield

We are proud to announce that we have officially begun girls football training sessions for children between the ages of 6 and 11. The aim is to create two teams to begin with, an Under 8’s and Under 10’s. We have got a small group of girls for the Under …

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Discrimination – Tell us, we’ll tackle it.

The Football Association [The FA] is today launching a campaign to encourage all participants and spectators to report any acts of discrimination that they witness within grassroots football. Tell Us, We’ll Tackle It will be rolled out by every County FA across the country and was designed to put further …

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