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    IAPS Football (Boys)
    43 professional players started their footballing careers in the independent sector


Tournament information

Age groups
  • There is an U11 competition (new this year) and an U13 competition.

  • Team size
  • All tournaments are 7-a-side (new change this year).
  • Squads of 10 players maximum.

  • Draws
  • All draws are created by IAPS after the closing date

  • Qualifying for the finals
  • Schools must enter a regional qualifier in order to qualify for the finals.
  • The top teams in each qualifier will be invited to the finals.

  • Finals
  • U11 Boys' Football Finals - Queen's College, 3 November 2019.
  • U13 Boys' Football Finals - TBC, 2019.

  • Merchandise

    Shirt Logos Ltd
  • As the official merchandisers for IAPS, they sell branded products both online and at events throughout the year. All of the commission made from the merchandise is reinvested into the sports programme, to keep improving the events every year.

  • Team hoodies
  • Shirt Logos can produce team hoodies for schools. Place your order online and have your personalised hoodies sent directly to your school or collect them at the event.
  • Entry requirements

  • All competitors must attend an IAPS school.
  • Only a member of school staff, with a school email address, can book onto IAPS sports events online.
  • Bookings are made on a first come, first served basis.

  • Umpires
  • Schools must provide an umpire for the qualifying tournaments.
  • You will not be required to umpire your own team, unless otherwise advised.
  • An umpire will be provided for the finals.

  • Date of birth
  • Competitors age will be taken from 1 September 2019.

  • National governing body

  • The national governing body for football in England is the Football Association.
  • Rules and regulations

    Football Association
  • All IAPS football tournaments are conducted under the FA rules and regulations, including their ruling on gender splits within tournaments.
  • Girls can play in this competition, there is no limit to the number of girls who can play in the team.
  • If you wish to play a girl in the boys' football tournament, please inform the IAPS Sports team in advance of the event.
  • This is in accordance with the NGB's rules and regulations.
  • Please read the rules and regulations in full before entering the event.

  • Team sheets
  • Schools must complete their competitors details for the event online before the entry deadline.
  • The link to submit your competitors details can be found in the confirmation email sent to you immediately after booking online.
  • If you do not receive the confirmation email for any reason, you can log into your account via our website and re-send yourself the email.

  • Schedule & results

  • All results will be available to view via SOCS.
  • The schedule and results are available (TBC.)

    25/09/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Bede's Bede's Senior School BN27 3QH More Info
    28/09/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Rokeby Rokeby Sports Ground KT4 7QB More Info
    29/09/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Millfield School Millfield School BA16 0ST More Info
    29/09/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Millfield Millfield Senior School TA11 6AZ More Info
    04/10/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Chigwell Chigwell School IG7 6QF More Info
    05/10/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Chigwell Chigwell School IG7 6QF More Info
    05/10/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Moulsford Moulsford OX10 9HR More Info
    05/10/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Summer Fields Summer Fields OX2 7EN More Info
    11/10/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Trinity School Trinity School CR9 7AT More Info
    12/10/2019 U13 Boys' Football Qualifier - Danes Hill Danes Hill School KT22 0JG More Info
    17/10/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Lambrook Lambrook School RG42 6LU More Info
    18/10/2019 U11 Boys' Football Qualifier - Westbourne House Westbourne House School PO20 2BH More Info
    03/11/2019 U11 Boys' Football Finals - Queen's College Queen's College TA1 4QS More Info


    05/11/2017 U13 Boys Football Finals - King's College King's College, Taunton More Info
    04/11/2018 U13 Boys' Football Final - King's College King's College, Taunton More Info



    2017 competitors


    2017 schools


    Boys debut


    2018 World Cup