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


Tournament information

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.

  • Age groups
  • This is an U13 competition.

  • Team size
  • All tournaments are 6-a-side.
  • Squads of 9 players maximum.

  • Finals
  • Sunday 4 November at King's College School, Taunton.

  • 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.

  • Date of birth
  • Competitors age will be taken from 1 September 2018.

  • 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.

  • IAPS Noticeboard

    We will email and tweet any urgent information to schools regarding our events e.g. cancellations due to weather.

    We will use this noticeboard to post the same information.

    Important information


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