Announcements

Walsall Junior Youth League Friday Futsal League 2019/20

Posted: September 12, 2019 | Announcements, Notices | , , , , , , , , , , ,

Walsall Junior Youth League Friday Futsal League 2019/20

The Walsall Junior Youth Football League and Staffordshire FA are working in partnership with Birmingham Futsal Club in order to offer opportunities for Grassroots teams within the Walsall Junior Youth Football League and surrounding leagues to play futsal.

We are delighted to join with Birmingham Futsal Club to utilise their expertise and contacts. There will be opportunities for players to engage with Birmingham Futsal Club in a variety of ways during the season.Teams must be a affiliated as a Football Team with a County FA in order to be eligible to play in this league.

Primarily this will be taking place at Oak Park Active Living Centre in Walsall Wood on Friday evenings, however should there be low numbers at an age group then some ages may be relocated to The Sports hall, Walsall Campus, Wolverhampton University, to ensure that there are enough teams to run a competition.The deadline for the expression of interest is Monday 30th September.

An induction evening for coaches (compulsory a representative from the team attends) will be held on Friday 4th October (at Oak Park – time tbc) and the first week of Futsal will be Friday 11th October.

The League for each age group will run for a minimum of 8 weeks and will cost £25 for a 40 minute fixture, there will be 2 kick off times a night, one will be around 6pm, the other around 7pm.

We will be offering a Futsal L1 coaching course – time and date tbc, this will not be a requirement to start playing.

The League has been supported by funding through the Football Foundation.

Simply complete the form below if your team are interested:

https://forms.gle/o8X6Qkz5vMF9H7ft9


Mini Soccer Briefing

Posted: September 6, 2019 | Announcements, Notices | , , ,

Please see below the mini soccer briefing that was presented to teams prior to kick off of the 2019/2020 season:


League Meeting 5th September For All Teams

Posted: September 1, 2019 | Announcements, Notices | , , , , , , , , , , , ,

With the imminent start of the season upon us, our first meeting for the new season will be on Thursday 5th September at:
University of Wolverhampton (Walsall Campus)
Samuel Johnson Building
Gorway Road
Walsall
WS1 3BD
Please note there will be 3 separate meetings taking place at the university on this evening, as follows:
  • Mini Soccer Briefing with a Welcome to Football from Staffs FA – Paul Chamberlain has already sent out details on this.
  • 9v9 & 11v11 Briefing together with Respect Marshall Training from Staffs FA at 7.30 p.m.
  • Assistant Referee training delivered by our Referee Secretary along with Staffs FA.  Slots can be booked for this by contacting Alistair our referee secretary at – al.refsec.wjyl@gmail.com  this training will be between 7pm & 9pm.
All clubs must be represented on this evening and a register will be there for you to sign in.  Fines will be issued to clubs not represented as per league rules.
If your club has teams in both the mini soccer section and the 9v9 or 11v11 section please ensure that you have someone to attend for each of the 2 meetings and that they pass information on to all the teams in your club.  Future meetings will not be held on the same evening, they will be alternate months as last season.

IFAB Rule Changes 2019-2020 Season

Posted: August 12, 2019 | Announcements, Notices | , , , , , , , , , , , ,

There have been a number of changes to the laws of the game for the 19/20 season. Here’s a look at the main ones ahead of the kick off of the new season:


Grassroots Match Official of the Year

Posted: July 27, 2019 | Announcements

We are proud to announce that our Referees Secretary – Alistair Smith – has been awarded ‘Grassroots Match Official of the Year Runner Up’ by Birmingham FA.  Thoroughly deserved recognition for all of your hard work Alistair – well done.


U12 Cup Final 14th April 2019

Posted: April 11, 2019 | Announcements, Notices |

WJYFL U12’s R. N. Crutchley Cup Final is taking place this Sunday (14th April 2019) at Wyrley Juniors Football Club, Long Lane, Great Wyrley, West Midlands, WS6 6AT.  KO is at 3.00 p.m.

The finalists are Cresswell Wanderers Lions and Lodge Farm Tigers. Entrance is FREE for everyone.  Please come along to see an exciting final, there will be the usual football refreshments available.


U13 Cup Final Friday 12th April

Posted: April 8, 2019 | Announcements, Notices |

WJYFL U13’s Elizabeth Cup Final is taking place this Friday (12th April 2019) at Chasetown Football Club, The Scholars Ground, Church Street, Burntwood, Walsall, WS7 3QL.  KO is at 7.30 p.m.   The finalists are Black Country Wanderers and Brewood Juniors.  Entrance is £1.00 per adult, children under the age of 16 enter free if accompanied by an adult.   Please come along to see an exciting final, there will be a bar and the usual football refreshments available.


Cup Final Dates 2019

Posted: March 25, 2019 | Announcements, Notices | , , , , ,


2019-2020 Early Bird Applications Open

Posted: February 28, 2019 | Announcements | , , , , , , , , , ,

Next season represents the 70th anniversary of Walsall Junior Youth Football League.

Applications are now open to teams for our 2019/2020 season starting in September 2019. To celebrate our 70th anniversary we’re offering teams the opportunity to register for 70% off our normal price. All teams registering before the 30th April 2019 will enjoy a discounted rate of just £15 per team for Mini Soccer (U7 – U10) and £20 per team for U11 – U17/18.

You can apply online here.

Alternatively written application forms can be downloaded

here (Prior to April 30th).

or here (After April 30th).

For any questions regarding joining please contact our League Secretary Alberta Wood here.


Friday Futsal League

Posted: January 17, 2019 | Announcements | , , , , , ,