UK Socca News

From The Grass Roots To The World Cup

STAY FIT AND HEALTHY WHILE YOUR LEAGUE IS SUSPENDED

After the announcement on Monday that the UK was going into a partial lockdown for three weeks, and all of our affiliated leagues being forced to close as a consequence, we know it is ever more vital that players get exercise. The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has suggested that everyone goes out to do an…
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UK SOCCA AND CORONAVIRUS

UK Socca would like to inform all our members that our offices will be closed until further notice as we follow government guidelines to work from home where possible. Service will not be affected in this period, and all emails will be dealt with and the website updated. We are also aware that many 6…
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WALES BACK AT WORK

Wales 6 a side football manager Barry John took charge of his first training session of 2020 and declared: “It’s nice to be back, but the hard work starts now!” The popular 6 a side stalwart, who is a fixture on the south Wales football scene, welcomed some new players to the squad, mostly recommended…
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ISF CONFERENCE CANCELLED

Following on from the announcements made on Tuesday 3rd March by the UK Government regarding the potential measures that will be implemented across the UK to control Coronavirus, the ISF Annual Meeting (scheduled to take place on 29th March 2020, in Birmingham) has been cancelled. An ISF spokesman said: “This has been an extremely difficult decision to make…
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WALES RARING TO GO!

The journey to the World Cup starts this weekend, with Wales getting together for their first training session of 2020. The hard-working squad, made up of players that proudly represented the country in Crete last year, will be hoping to move forward. The squad will again be helmed by Barry John – who is set…
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A LEISURE LEAGUES PARTNER’S JOURNEY

UK Socca’s biggest affiliate, Leisure Leagues, operates a Franchise Scheme which sees their leagues operate in towns all across the UK. Local people right in the heart of their communities making a real difference. One of their Partners, Dan Webb, now operates six leagues in Wiltshire, having started just a year ago. Dan spoke to…
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LEISURE LEAGUES GETTING SHIRTY WITH THEIR PRIZE DRAW

Class On Grass are the latest team to realise that you can put your shirt on Leisure Leagues – as they received their Prize Draw award last night. The team from Cheshunt Monday were the lucky team picked out of the prize pot last month’s winners draw – and the wheel landed on six replica…
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MARTIN TO GUEST AT EASTER OPEN

The annual Easter Open is one of the most pre-eminent tournaments in youth football, and this year the it will have the honour of welcoming a very experienced ex professional match official and current referee coach in English Football Martin Cassidy as a guest. UK Socca’s Senior Refs Man, Martin is a former referee at…
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Axiwi Join The Conference

Referee communication partner AXIWI will be present at International Socca Federation Conference in Birmingham During the SOCCA World Cup in Greece AXIWI was the ‘referee communication’ partner of the International Soccer Federation. Now they will present at the International Socca Federation Conference in Birmingham to inform the Socca Federations about the possibilities of working with…
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MADLEY IS BACK IN FOOTBALL

Everyone is delighted at the news that one of the top referees in the Leisure Leagues powered International Socca Federation, Bobby Madley is back in English football. Bobby – who refereed the final of the 6 a side world cup final last year –left the Premier League in the UK last year, rebuilding his life…
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