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The Black trailblazers

It's Black History Month and we take a look at ten key figures from the English game

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Why we celebrate Black History Month

To achieve equality in football, we must acknowledge the journey we've been on...

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Competitions

News, fixtures, results and draws from all of our leagues and cup competitions

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Watch an FA Cup game

It's the Emirates FA Cup fourth round qualifying this weekend, so find a tie near you...

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42 ties in Youth Cup first round

The draw for the FA Youth Cup first round has been made ahead of ties in November

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FA Trophy draw made

The draw for the Buildbase FA Trophy third round qualifying stage has been made

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Women's & GIRLS' FOOTBALL

All you need to know about the female game

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Weetabix Wildcats

Offering girls aged five to eleven a chance to try football for the first time in a fun and friendly environment

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Women's leagues & competitions

Find out the latest from the Barclays FA Women's Super League, Vitality Women's FA Cup, FA Women's Championship and other competitions

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Talent pathway

From the girls' grassroots game to England honours, discover more about the system that connects women's youth football

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COVID-19

The latest updates and guidance for clubs, leagues and fans

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An update on ‘non-elite’ football

We can provide an update for grassroots football as COVID-19 restrictions ease

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Get ready for the return

Downloadable signage available for grassroots clubs and leagues on return to football

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COVID-19 and mental health

Some handy tips from Heads Up and their partners about how to combat mental illness

GET INVOLVED

What's happening in the grassroots game? Stay up-to-date or find out how you can participate in football

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Grassroots refereeing

We talk about all things refereeing as the new grassroots season kicks off

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New heading guidance

English football introduces new guidance for heading ahead of 2021-22 season

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Learning

The Boot Room is our home for coaching, learning and professional development

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Courses 

Search for a course and explore our various pathways for both beginners and advanced coaches

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The FA Playmaker

A new entry-level football course for volunteers in the grassroots game

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The FA's concussion guidelines

Find out more with our guidance about how to recognise and manage a concussion

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POLICY, Rules and Regulations

News from The FA, our guide to the laws of the game and football policies

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A game for all

We're proud to announce a new equality, diversity and inclusion strategy for 2021-24

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Safeguarding

Reporting concerns, The FA/NSPCC helpline, downloads and latest guidance

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About the fa

All you need to know about The Football Association

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What we do 

Learn more about the strategy and history of The FA

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Who we are

Meet the team based at Wembley Stadium and St. George's Park

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