Week of Football 2019
In May we host 13 events in 6 days for #WOF19
The Devon FA #WeekofFootball will be coming to you this May 2019.
#WeekofFootball are events designed for all abilities, players and family to be connected in one week of football. Celebrating football in Devon!
From Sunday 19th May to Friday 24th May 2019, we’ll be running highly entertaining and organised events to promote how incredible people in football are in Devon.
What is the #WeekofFootball?
Devon FA have put together 13 events, in 6 days, at 1 venue, to create an inclusive weekly programme where all levels, abilities and ages get to be a part of this exciting event.
The reason for #WeekofFootball?
Devon FA wanted to celebrate all players from around the County by giving them the opportunity to play football at the County Ground, either in tournament style or for recreational fun.
Who is going to be involved in #WeekofFootball?
Many of the County Officers have put together events which directly hit all levels of football in Devon. From Disability tournaments, to Youth (male + female) competitions, Walking Football, Cup Finals and Adult League Representative competition, all ages, genders and abilities will have the chance to play at Coach Road.
When and at what times will #WeekofFootball commence?
The #WeekofFootball will start on the afternoon of Sunday 19th May with an U8 7v7 Tournament, which includes Devon FA Coach Mentor’s learning their trade.
It will end on Friday 24th May in the evening with our brand new Business Cup, where businesses, sponsors and companies from around the County get to compete in a tournament on the Coach Road pitch.
How were teams selected for #WeekofFootball?
The majority of teams were invited by the County to take part in certain events. Fairplay, Charter Standard and Geography played a part in the selection of teams and clubs.
What will make the #WeekOfFootball stand out?
• A selection of events will be streamed LIVE on Facebook.
• Recorded highlights will be made public after the week is over.
• Large crowds expected across the week, our gates are open for all family and friends to support throughout the week *(admission into ground)
• Over 1000 participants over the week.
• Mixed Participants – Adult, Youth, Disabled, Male and Female.
• Great atmosphere with The Corner Flag open for spectators and players.
• Prizes, trophies, fun, competitive, inclusive For All.
• Opportunity for players of all ages to play on the county pitch.
The Devon FA #WeekOfFootball is designed to incorporate all platforms of football.
Hosted by Devon FA, at our County Ground, the inclusion of disability, youth and adult football is based on building a bigger and better future For All.
To view each individual event please click the listed links below:
Sunday 19th May (Morning) – U8 7a-side Tournament & CPD Event
Sunday 19th May (Afternoon) – U10 9a-side Tournament & CPD Event
Monday 20th May (Afternoon) – School Girls 7-a-side County Finals (U9 and U11)
Monday 20th May (Evening) - Weight-loss Football Event
Tuesday 21st May (Afternoon) - School Girls 7-a-side County Finals (U13 and U15)
Tuesday 21st May (Evening) - Devon County Youth League U18 Final
Wednesday 22nd May (Morning) – College Ability Counts Tournament
Wednesday 22nd May (Afternoon) - Devon FA University Select XI Games
Wednesday 22nd May (Evening) - Adult Leagues Representative Tournament
Thursday 23rd May 2019 (Afternoon) - SEN Schools Football Tournament
Thursday 23rd May (Evening) - Walking Football County Cup
Friday 24th May (Morning) - Premier League Primary Stars
Friday 24th May (Afternoon) – Female 5-a-side (Open aged/Ladies teams)
Get In Touch
By Phone: 01626 332077
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)
For individual event inquiries, please see each individual event poster above, which will have specific contact details in.
By Email: firstname.lastname@example.org