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On the Road…

Under 12’s Our first away fixture for the Under 12’s saw the league pitch up in Seaford at the Downs Leisure Center where the teams used the indoor facility and viewing areas to compete for the title. There was lots of end to end football with chances at both ends of each game. Goal Keepers […]

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Winter Winners

Its time to find out who are crowned mini champions… It has been a tight fight in the lead up to the final set of fixtures of 2018 which are also the final fixtures of the second mini league of the season!  All teams in Division 1, Championship and Premiership have been working hard to […]

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Moving up the playing ladder…

This season there will be more opportunities then ever before for players to develop their skills and knowledge of the game they love!  During the 2018-19 season we are working very closely with the Sussex County FA to provide players with a clear pathway to develop their game and have the opportunity to progress within the world […]

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Respect Reminder

Each season the leagues number one priority is Respect. Quite simply put, without respect we would not have a game. So we would like to give you a little Respect Reminder: Each month when players, coaches and parents attend the leagues fixtures we encourage you to show respect in anyway you possibly can. Players are […]

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An Honest Award!

This week we thought we would share a recent good news story with you all to remind us that a little honesty can go along way! At a recent disability league fixture, one of the shy junior players, Onslow found a £5 note, instead of keeping the money he decided he would be honest. He […]

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Kick Off 2018-19

On behalf of all committee members, we would like to wish you a happy and respectful season! This weekend we kicked off our season with the Adult and Under 18 Fixtures and it was a fantastic day of football. We welcomes new teams, East Grinstead Jubilee, Limitless FC and Cancer United to our fold along […]

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Superheroes and Sidekicks

The Celebrity Superhero Tri is part of the only series within the UK that is dedicated to people with disabilities and long-term injuries. It was a fantastic event which included:   2,500 superheroes and sidekicks compete Celebrity Team Captains included MBE and double Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock, military Superhero David Wiseman, and Menna & Jen, the ‘Golden […]

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Bexhill FM

One of our Marketing and Communications Officer David Barrett recently visited Bexhill FM to talk to the listeners of Bexhill about our fantastic League. David was able to discuss new projects taking place at the league and was able to promote all that we do. It was a fantastic experience and Davids second time on […]

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Inclusive Level 1: Coming Soon!

We are pleased to announce that our first adapted FA Level 1 in Coaching Football course is now available for candidates with a disability. We are working in partnership with the Sussex County FA to provide inclusiveness to all aspiring coaches throughout Sussex. The course is specially designed and adapted for people with a disability […]

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Sussex Superhero

Sussex Disability Football League assistant secretary, Jess Barnes is due to compete in the Celebrity Superhero Tri with her assistance dog, Xenna by her side. The Celebrity Superhero Tri is part of the only series within the UK that is dedicated to people with disabilities and long-term injuries. The series was created by Paralympian, Sophie Warner with […]

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