709, 2021

21-22 Coaches Briefing

The slides from the Coaches Briefing that took place on the 6th September are now available to download below.

408, 2021

2021-22 Fixture Calendars

The league committee have produced a calendar for fixture weeks for all age groups. This also incorporates Norfolk FA County Cup weekends, and overspill. Clubs should expect fixtures from NCYFL on all weekends marked in green or yellow.

308, 2021

theFDC@Flegg Pre-Season Festivals

Following a lengthy tournament layoff we are pleased to announce a number of Pre-Season Festivals will be taking place on the 3G pitch during August and September.   These tournaments will be held on Monday and Friday evenings and

1707, 2021

League Funding

NCYFL have 3 main funding pots we use to support clubs. Referee equalisation - we pay back a portion of the fees that clubs have paid for appointed referees, Sports Glasses - we'll provide a small sum to the

2501, 2021

2020-21 Season Null & Void

Dear All,   We hope you are all well and keeping safe.   Norfolk Combined Youth Football League feel that this is the right time for us to communicate to clubs and let you all know what our thoughts

1312, 2020

U9-11 Trophy Event FAQ’s

At U9 and U10 The team that finishes FIRST in the Coloured Group A, will play the team that finishes SECOND in the Coloured Group B in Semi Final 1. The team that finishes SECOND in the Coloured Group

1011, 2020

Women In Football Event

The Canaries Trust are pleased to announce a Women In Football Q&A, to be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday 12 November 2020. On the panel, we are excited to have joining us: Zoe Ward, Business and Projects Director.

311, 2020

U11-18 Amended Fixtures

The league committee have worked quickly to re-arrange the U11-18 fixtures that have had to be moved due to the November lockdown. Our original fixture calendar documents have now been updated to show the changes which have been made.

709, 2020

U7-10 Briefing

The contents of the Pre-season briefing for the U7-10 teams is now available to watch below.

209, 2020

U11-18 Briefing

The contents of the Pre-season briefing for the U11-18 teams is now available to watch below.

3007, 2020

2019-20 Cup Final Information

NCYFL are delighted to announce the dates of our 2019-20 Cup Finals. The finals were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and we are now thrilled to be able to complete our competitions. Clubs that are participating in the

2307, 2020

Girls Football

NCYFL are looking to create girls only divisions for the 2021-22 season. To prepare for this we are asking clubs to submit an expression of interest form to ensure the viability and demand.

1305, 2020

2020-21 Proposed Rules

The proposed rules for the 2020-21 season are available to download below. The changed or new rules are highlighted in pink. Download - NCYFL League Rules 2020 to 2021

1404, 2020

2019-20 Season Decision Statement

To all club secretaries, The committee of Norfolk Combined Youth Football League would like to extend our good wishes to all involved with football and the league at this difficult time. We hope you are all keeping your spirits

104, 2020

2019-20 Season Conclusion Statement

Joint statement from Norfolk FA, the Hadley & Ottaway Anglian Combination, Central & South Norfolk League sponsored by Barnes Print, Sonata Security Great Yarmouth & District League, Mid Norfolk Youth League, East Point Sports Norfolk & Suffolk Youth League,

1603, 2020


In line with the statement from Norfolk FA today, we will be suspending all fixtures with immediate effect until the 3rd April 2020. We will continue to update all clubs via email. There will be various questions circulating such

602, 2020

Norfolk FA Launches A Mid-Season Respect Mark Report

This season Norfolk FA and all five youth football leagues in the County are working in conjunction to deliver a localised Respect campaign #NorfolkFootballisPositive. As part of the campaign every youth team competing in the County have been asked

1601, 2020

Safeguarding in Football Conference

We are holding a Safeguarding Conference for all our clubs, leagues, and individuals with an interest in safeguarding in football on Saturday 15 February 2020 at the UEA Sports Park. This is an opportunity for clubs to access leading

901, 2020

Sign up to be part of The FA’s 21 Days of Positivity!

The FA Respect 21 Days of Positivity is back for 2019/20 season. Last year The FA launched a campaign 21 Days of Positivity with the aim of sharing positive hints, tips and challenges with youth coaches across the country.

111, 2019

The Offside Trust

We're delighted to be partnering with The Offside Trust. An independent body working alongside clubs, organisations and other charitable bodies to further enhance safeguarding at all levels of sport.

1709, 2019

Full-Time Admin Guides

Guides on Changing Venue and Kick Off Time, Setting up SMS reporting, Amending your team Primary Contact and Completing a Match Return in Full-Time Admin.

508, 2019

Leadership Camp

The Norfolk FA Youth Council strive to make Norfolk football better by providing a voice for young people within the game through any role. This is a newly designed Leadership Camp that Norfolk FA Staff and Youth Council Members will

2207, 2019


This October we and all five of our Youth Football Leagues are working together to tackle negative behaviour within Norfolk Football with a localised campaign - Norfolk Football is Positive. Our campaign’s aim is for every young person

2506, 2019

Online Player Registration Process

Following another successful season in 2018/19 for the online player registration process with all our youth leagues along with the adult sections of the Norfolk Christian Football League, Norfolk Women’s and Girls League and the Norfolk FA Veterans League,

2112, 2018

Presentation Evening

NCYFL intend to hold an end of season presentation on the evening of Monday May 20th. The event will take place at Norwich City Football Club at Carrow Road. The event will be open to all league winners and runners-up

1409, 2018

How To: Add User to WGS for Full-Time Access

This must be completed by somebody with the role of Club Secretary or Club Secretary (Asst) on the Whole Game System. Step 01: Log in to Whole Game System. Step 02: Check that the person you wish to have

1409, 2018

Club Administration Issues

Whilst we have had a good footballing start to the season, we continue to experience administrative issues with a number of clubs.  There are a large number of team managers who do not have an email address listed on their

2105, 2018

Kappa Cup & 4sports Plate Honours 2017/18

Kappa Cup Under 7 Saturday - Costessey Sports FC Eagles Under 7 Sunday - Blofield United FC Under 8 Saturday - Hellesdon FC Under 8 Sunday - Watton JFC Under 9 Saturday Central - Holt United Youth FC Under 9

1204, 2018

NCYFL & Norwich City FC join forces

We are pleased to announce that the Norfolk Combined Youth Football League (NCYFL) and Norwich City Football Club are to team up and work together on a number of forthcoming projects. As part of this new relationship, NCYFL are pleased

2603, 2018

March Newsletter

We thought we would do an update on how the season is going and to give you information on the rest of the season and beyond. KAPPA CUP & 4SPORTS PLATE FINALS 5th May - U13, U7 & U8. 5th

1711, 2017

U12-U17 Free Dates

Please ensure all teams in the U12 to U17 age categories are sent this information promptly to ensure they have the opportunity to respond to me by the deadline of DECEMBER 1ST. Please find attached the form for completion to

611, 2017

2018-19 U17 & U18 Expression Of Interest

We are looking at continuing to provide football for Under 17's next year, as well as expanding to Under 18's. We are asking clubs to submit an expression of interest in order for us to gauge viability for the coming

1010, 2017

Development Survey 2017

The survey is open to all club officials, managers/coaches, referees, players, parents and supporters!  Please can you communicate within your clubs and encourage people to provide their feedback - the better the response rate the more effective we can be

310, 2017

Norfolk FA Charter Standard In-Service 2017-18

Norfolk FA are pleased to announce the launch of the Norfolk FA Charter Standard In-Service Calendar and the Norfolk FA Charter Standard Menu. Please circulate the Norfolk FA Charter Standard In-Service Calendar to all of your club and league members,

509, 2017

2017/18 Match Information

Match Balls The home club must provide 2 match balls. Substitutes Mini-Soccer: Any number of return substitutes are permitted U11s to U17s: 5 substitutes may be used from 5 players named. Return substitutions are permitted. Clubs must advise the Referee

509, 2017

Charter Standard League of the Year

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1505048842801{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]The league were delighted to received their Charter Standard League of the Year Award for 2017 from Norfolk County FA at their annual Volunteer Awards Evening based at Sprowston Manor. Karen Ward, Darren Iles, Steve Kenny, Chris

1708, 2017

Committee Vacancy

We're looking for individuals to volunteer and join the NCYFL committee. We currently have vacancies available as Divisional Secretaries. A full role profile is below, and as well as an application form. Divisional Secretary Role Description The role of the

208, 2017

Kappa Sporting Awards 2017

We're delighted to announce our inaugural winners of the Kappa Sporting Award. All our winners have been given a voucher to spend with league sponsors 4sports Group on Kappa Teamwear. The full list of winners is below; Attleborough Town F.C.

2607, 2017

Transition Festivals

We want to help you – Don’t miss out! Players will receive maximum game time and a coaching session by FA Coaches Managers/Coaches will receive game time in a learning environment, a Coach Education session by a FA Tutor and

2607, 2017

FA Full-Time Update

Thank you for all your responses to chasers for getting affiliations completed. I appreciate there are a few problems with getting some of these through. Norfolk FA have put through data as it is for Full-Time so we can get

2007, 2017

Football Futures Camp

If you are aged 12-18, enthusiastic about football and wanting to develop your coaching or refereeing skills – then the Norfolk FA Football Futures Camp 2017 is a fantastic platform for opportunity. The Football Futures Camp has been redesigned this

1507, 2017

Newstead selected for Youdan Trophy 2017

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A few weeks ago, the League’s Referee Officer Harvey Newstead, 15, was selected by ‘You Are the Ref’, to be 1 of the 36 referees from across the world to referee at the prestigious pro academy tournament in Sheffield- The

507, 2017

NSFA Trials

Dear Parent/Carer, Your child has been invited to attend NSFA County Trials. All sessions are run by fully qualified F.A. Coaches and will cover several aspects of play. There will also be a goalkeeper coach focusing on specialized goalkeeping. Players will work

1406, 2017

Result of the 2017 AGM

Details of club contacts, and team contacts are now available. Please see the new committee structure for the 2017-18 season after the vote of member clubs.  

1006, 2017

Our new App!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our new app is live on the iOS App Store and Google Play Store. A massive thank you to CSP UK for their hard work in getting the app up and running.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/2"][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]

806, 2017

2017 Annual General Meeting

Attached are the required documents for the forthcoming NCYFL AGM on Wednesday June 14 at Horsford Village Hall for 7.30. Address is: Horsford Village Hall, Holt Road, Horsford, NR10 3DN Please note a maximum of two attendees per club with

706, 2017

National County Youth Council Development Programme Day 2017

Last Sunday on the 4th June, one of our League Referee Officers; Harvey Newstead attended the RA-FA National County Youth Council Development Programme Day 2017 at St. George’s Park alongside Referee Andy Moncur. Both are currently part of the newly

506, 2017

Eve of Final Rally

On the 26th May 2017, League Officers, Harvey Newstead, Daniel Keeble and Tom Rampling, along with fellow Youth Council members and fellow referees Andy Moncur and Ben Woodruff, attended the Referees’ Association ‘Eve of Final Rally 2017! The event allowed

905, 2017

2017/18 Applications

Club Applications and Team applications need to be received by 18th May. Please click here to complete the Key Contacts Form, and the individual team applications.

405, 2017

Norfolk FA – Futsal Festival

This is a game full of excitement, creativity and tactics, where players can explore their ability to be skilful and out play their opposition. It can at times be a game of two halves, or it can be an end

2303, 2017

2017-18 Applications

All applications for the 2017-18 season must be completed via our website. New for the 2017-18 season (on the proviso that 8 teams apply) - Under 17's division. All clubs must complete the Key Club Contacts form before proceeding with

703, 2017

DESA Futsal Tournament

The first DESA Futsal Tournament in partnership with NCYFL is taking place on Saturday 8th April for Under 10's and Under 11's at the UEA Sports Park. There are 8 spaces in each age group and are competing to be

2502, 2017

Full-Time SMS & Match Card Video

A video tutorial for coaches and administrators on how to complete the Full-Time SMS and Match Card.

1502, 2017

CSP UK Pitch Finder

We are delighted to partner with CSP UK and their Pitch Finder app. The Pitch Finder app is available on iOS and Android and allows you to find the location of your teams match. We also have paper booklets with

2301, 2017

Harvey – Premier League Futsal

Newly appointed youth referees officer Harvey Newstead was given the opportunity to referee Premier League Futsal alongside Tim Sadler and Harry Diggens on the 14th January in Kettering. Last weekend he was joined by Andy Moncur to referee across Saturday

2001, 2017

Quarter Final Draws

Draws for the Quarter Final stages will be on Mustard TV at 6:15pm on Friday 20th January, and also on our Facebook page.

3011, 2016

Kappa Cup and 4Sports Plate Draw

You can follow the draw live on our Facebook page or on Twitter. Our live Facebook video will allow you to chat with others whilst the draw takes place!  

2309, 2016

Reporting Cautions

We are receiving reports of several matches where referees have issued cautions during the match, but these have not subsequently been reported to Norfolk County FA. It is an FA and a League requirement that all cautions must be reported.

1909, 2016

Respect Monitor Guidelines

Thank you for taking on the role of a Respect Monitor. This is a new role which is being introduced to help improve the standard of behaviour at all games in the Norfolk Combined Youth Football League. We don’t expect

909, 2016

Match Lengths

These are the lengths of matches that should be adhered to throughout the 2016-17 season. Under 7 & Under 8 - 20 minutes per half Under 9 & Under 10 - 25 minutes per half Under 11 & Under 12

509, 2016

2016-17 Managers Meetings

Below are the slides which were presented by the NCYFL committee at our managers meetings. Feel free to use these guides to aid you across the season. Referees RESPECT Social Media Match Returns

509, 2016

Laws of the Game Changes

There have been more than 95 amendments to the LOTG.  Some key changes are summarised below: - 1.The ball no longer has to go forwards at kickoff 2.It is now possible to receive a red card before the match starts

908, 2016

Match Officials – Facebook

We have created a Facebook Group for referees who officiate in NCYFL. Please find us at NCYFL Referees and join. This group will be a forum to share feedback, experiences and seek advice. We are keen to get your feedback

508, 2016

Official Balls from 4Sports

Following our recent announcement of our partnership with 4Sports as official training equipment, kit and trophy suppliers to the league, we are thrilled to be able to offer clubs the opportunity to purchase official league footballs at a fantastic price!

2507, 2016

2016-17 Committee

Our committee for the 2016-17 season is below. You can contact the committee members via email, by clicking on their name. GENERAL OFFICERS CHAIRMAN Andy Marrison DEPUTY CHAIRMAN Rob Boulter SECRETARY Michael Mills TREASURER Darren Illes FINANCE OFFICER Chris Brown FIXTURE SECRETARIES U7 & U8 Steve

2207, 2016

Sponsorship Announcement

The Norfolk Combined Youth Football League are delighted to announce that we have partnered with Dereham based 4Sports and Italian sportswear brand Kappa. 4Sports have been appointed the official kit partners to the league as well as the official trophy

3006, 2016

Development Plan

Norfolk Combined Youth Football League are applying for Chartered Standard status for the league. We are a new league and this is a temporary plan to cover the first year of operation. The league will be sending a survey to

306, 2016


We are Norfolk Combined Youth Football League, Norfolk’s newest and largest youth football league. Providing opportunities in football for boys and girls of ages 6 to 16. Formed in June 2016, the league is an amalgamation of previous leagues based

206, 2016

Social Media

You can follow us on our Social Media platforms; Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay up to date with all the latest news, photos, videos from all the clubs in our league and all our league events. [social][soc_button icon="icon-facebook" link=""

2705, 2016

2016-17 Secretaries

The below are our secretaries that will be supporting coaches, managers and club secretaries for the 2016-17 Constitution are as follows: FIXTURE SECRETARIES U7 & U8 Steve Kenny U9 & U10 Darren Illes U11 & U12 Mick Duffin U13 to U16 Mel Perkins AGE

2705, 2016


The Respect programme includes four practical steps to improve behaviour - on the pitch and on the sidelines - in and at matches throughout the country. The FA is inviting every league in the country to sign-up to Respect and

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