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  • U16 Boys: Durham 8 North Yorkshire 4 - James Cleugh (5), Alex Humble, Charlie Loveday, Charlie Twinn
  • U18s: Durham 3 North Yorkshire 2 - Sam Johnson (3)

Other NCSFA Results

  • U14 Girls: Northumberland 10 South Yorkshire 2
  • U16 Girls: Northumberland 0 South Yorkshire 0
  • U16 Boys: Northumberland 4 Cleveland 1; Cleveland 8 Cumbria 0; South Yorkshire 2 Greater Manchester 1; Cheshire 1 Merseyside 3 (U16 Boys League Tables at 19.10.21)
  • U18s: Cleveland 5 Cumbria 0

Durham CSFA U16 Boys v North Yorkshire


Secondary Boys

DCSFA Futsal Finals will take place at the Beacon of Light, Sunderland on Friday 4th March 2022 from10am until 4pm.

Associations need to deliver an inter-school Futsal competition to provide a county finalist at the following age groups:

  • U12 (Year 7)
  • U13 (Year 8)
  • U14 (Year 9)
  • U15 (Year 10)
  • U16 (Year 11).

Association secretaries should notify their intent to run competitions by Friday 22nd October 2021 via email to Bruce Vause at:

Associations must complete competitions and provide finalists by Friday 11th February 2022.

Secondary Girls

DCSFA will also hold a Futsal Finals day for girls. This will help to embed girls football in secondary schools and make the game more inclusive for all. This will also fit with the FA’s vision to ensure that every girl has equal access to football in school by 2024.

DCSFA will stage a girls' event at the following age groups:

  • U12 (Year 7)
  • U13 (Year 8)
  • U14 (Year 9)
  • U15 (Year 10)
  • U16 (Year 11).

This event will be an open entry and schools are invited to apply, on a first-come first-served basis (max 6 / min 4 per year group).

Bruce Vause has been liaising with Daniel McElhone (Durham FA) who is keen to support this event. All enquiries to Dan (

A provisional date of Friday 18th March 2022 has been set for finals day at the Beacon of Light, Sunderland.


Bruce Vause, who teaches at Heworth Grange School, has recently been appointed as an FA Coach Mentor (Futsal) for the North-East. The aim of the role is to support, encourage and challenge coaches to manage their own learning within their own context. He is hoping to work with coaches/teachers who want to develop their Futsal specific knowledge and coaching skills. If any coaches/teachers are delivering Futsal in the curriculum or as a co-curricular activity and are interested in the programme then please contact him at


Congratulations to Emily Cassap and Amelia Freeman on being selected to represent the North against the Midlands in the next round of trials for the schools' international squad, which will be held at Lilleshall National Sports Centre on Sunday 14th November.


Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected to be part of the U16 Girls squad for this season.

Emily Cassap, Grace Ede, Mya Forgie, Amelia Freeman, Charlie Geary, Frankie Hackett, Rosie Lumsden, Maisie McKinlay, Lucy Mutch, Cele Nelson, Eve Parker, Bridie Thompson, Katy Watson, Summer Watson, Hannah Ward, Ella West, Ellie West, Lily West


Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected to be part of the final squad of 23 players for this season.

Parents will be contacted shortly to find out who has been selected for the 16 player squad and who will be on standby, for our first match against Northumberland on Thursday 4th November

  • Bishop Auckland: Neve Sewell, Lucy Wells
  • Ch-le-St, Washington & Derwentside: Darcer Dixon, Phillipa Hunter, Faye Killeen, Louise Muncaster
  • Darlington: Amelia Gate, Freya Sinclair
  • East Durham: Ellen-Marie Atkinson, Grace Bell, Daisy Clarke, Eva Mysleyko
  • Gateshead: Jessica Barker, Eva Bewicke, Grace Collinson, Charlotte Pegram, Abby Richardson
  • South Tyneside: Amelia Kirkup, Ellen Kirkup, Amber Robinson
  • Sunderland: Isla Baxter, Chloe Jackson, Lilly Middleton


Inter-association competitions

Harrison Trophy

The matches on Saturday saw victories for Darlington over East Northumberland, Newcastle over Stockton and Sunderland over Peterlee. The next block of fixtures is on Saturday 13 November as on 6th November a number of teams are playing in the ESFA Inter-association 9-a-side competition. The games scheduled for 13th November are North Tyneside v Newcastle, South Northumberland v Peterlee, Sunderland v Darlington and Stockton v East Northumberland.

Tony Carter 5-a-side Trophy

This competition has been arranged for Saturday 8th January 2022 at Louise Centre, Stanley.

Tony Carter 7-a-side Trophy

This was originally scheduled for Saturday 18th December 2021 but has been postponed and will be played at a later date.

Inter-school competitions

Daniel O'Hare Memorial Trophy

By winning their three matches Emmaville Primary School won the Daniel O'Hare Memorial Trophy for the first time. Schools participating in the final were:

  • Easington Colliery Primary School (Peterlee PSFA)
  • St Mary Magdalen's RC Primary School (Seaham PSFA)
  • Emmaville Primary School (Blaydon PSFA)
  • Biddick Primary School (Washington PSFA).

Emmaville will represent DCSFA in the North Region Final of the ESFA U11 7-a-side Schools' Cup for School Teams.

Leadgate Eden Colliery Cup

Due to an increased number of entries, the final, which is normally played before the October half term break, will be played in November. The schools that have reached the final are:

  • Dame Dorothy Primary School (Sunderland PSFA)
  • St Cuthbert's RC Primary School (Sunderland PSFA)
  • Kelloe Primary School (Durham City PSFA)
  • Kibblesworth Primary School (Chester-le-Street PSFA)



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A good start to the season

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