CONFERENCE CUP DATES
Under 12–Under 15 League & Consolation Cup Finals:
7th May 2017 at London Road College Campus (SCAT). Match day programme will be published after the semi-finals are completed.
Under 16 League & Consolation Cup Final:
21st May 2017 held at The Venue, Owestry. (Home of The New Saints FC ).
League & Consolation Cup Rounds (U12 – U16 age groups):
(GROUP STAGE FIXTURES* – all teams): 4/12/16 : 8/1/17 : 12/3/17 : 26/3/17 : 02/04/17
Semi-finals: April 23rd 2017.
[*] League & Consolation Cup will be played in a ‘Cup Group Format’ – similar to Champions/Europa Cup Format- covering the respective age groups of teams rather than by separate divisions within age groups. The ‘Group’ stages will produce teams to go forward to the semi-finals( the draw will be made using FA Full-Time). The four winning teams from each group stage will contest the League Cup & the second placed four teams will contest the Consolation Cup. If less than four groups; 4x best placed teams will contest League Cup and next 4 placed teams Consolation Cup.
Shropshire Charity Cup (U12–U16 age groups):
Charity Cup Rounds:
R4 (Qtr -Finals): 5/2/17
R5 (Semi-Finals): 26/2/17
U12, U15, U16: Finals managed by TYJFL – Dates/venues of finals tbc).
U13 & U14: Managed by SJFL – Finals 23rd April 2017, held at Market Drayton Town FC.
SJFL Charity Cup – U10 & U11 Festivals/Trophy (*):
Four SJFL Charity Cup Festivals were ‘Hosted’ by Market Drayton Tigers, Oswestry B.G, Shrewsbury Juniors and Shrewsbury Up & Comers on Sunday 19th March 2017. A total of 21x U10 teams, 24x U11 teams and over 540 players competed for a place in the Charity Cup semi-finals and then the U10 & U11 Festival of finals which will be held at the home of Market Drayton Town FC on 23rd April.
All four venues were well supported and a selection of team and group photo calls below shows the excellent coverage by the host clubs to promote the festivals. The Charity Cup Trophy Semi-finals to be played on 2nd April will be competed as follows:
Group A winners v Group B winners [A v B] and Group C winners v Group D winners [C v D] in both U10 and U11 age groups. Group A and Group C winners will be the home club in each semi-final and be responsible for pitch booking and match day referee
The U10 semi-final teams/fixtures are:
(A) Bayston Hill Jnrs v (B)Shrewsbury Jnrs and (C) SAHA Marvels v (D) Whitchurch Alport Jnrs
The U11 semi-final teams/fixtures are:
(A) Market Drayton Tigers v (B) SAHA Galaxy and (C) Shrewsbury Jnr Colts v (D) Meole Brace Jnrs.
SJFL will appoint the match day referees for each Host Festival (as part of the league’s Referees Development Programme) and each ‘Host’ club will be responsible for booking the ground/sports facilities, managing the fixture programme, collating the match day results and reporting the group winners to the SJFL Fixtures Secretary. The attached schedules, groupings and fixtures (#) are set out with the festivals run on one mini-soccer pitch and one 9v9 pitch. If ‘Host’ clubs have access to more pitches then they must liaise with the visiting teams and match referees regards pitch allocation and any change of fixtures/ko times as/if required.
The Charity Cup Trophy Semi-finals will be played on 2nd April ($) as follows – Group A winners v Group B winners [A v B] and Group C winners v Group D winners [C v D] in both U10 (@) and U11 (@) age groups. Group A and Group C winners will be the home club in each semi-final and be responsible for pitch booking and match day referee as Rule 10.
Trophy/Festival Finals will be played on April 23rd 2017 held at Market Drayton Town FC ($).
(*) Age groups U10 (mini-soccer) and U11 (9v9) can only play Festival Football/Trophy Events in groupings format for cup competitions
(#) Maximum playing time for players in a festival/trophy event day is 60mins for U10 and 80mins for U11.
($) If group winners cannot play on the 2nd April then the runners-up in the section will take their place. Likewise for the finals on 23rd April will be offered to the loosing semi-finalist
(@) As per Rules 10(A)& (A)(iii)
Charity Cup Draw U10 – U11 (Festival Trophy events) – Groupings and Fixtures:
FUTSAL RESPECT FESTIVAL
(MINI SOCCER AGE GROUPS ONLY)
SJFL age groups U8, U9 and U10 will play Futsal/Respect Trophy Event at Shrewsbury Sports Village
From Sunday 8th January 2017 to 5th March 2017. This year the festival will also include U7/crèche teams as an introduction to football
To view the SJFL FA Full-Time match programme/fixtures, results, appointed referees, information and FA news please click on the FA Full-Time logo below: