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Withdrawn Teams Under 14`s &15`s

Please be advised that the following team have withdrawn from the league and all fixtures are to be treated as byes.

Lytchett & Upton red triangle Under 14`s Division 3.

Merley Cobham sports Under 15`s Division 3.


DYFL Club Funding

The application form (and a brief outline of what funding is available) is now available to download from Documents section on this web site (DYFL Club Funding).

Item added 21 July 2014.


Grow the Game Funding

There is currently a window of opportunity for clubs to apply for 1,500 to help create a new team in the Under-15 and above age bracket.

The most significant change to the previous scheme is that to qualify it does not have to be a brand new team. Applicants can be an existing team moving up to an age group their club is not currently represented in. Therefore of particular interest to Under-16 teams considering moving to Under-17 if their club does not currently have an Under-17 side.

The link is:

The window closes on 17th February, so an application will need to be submitted quickly.

(added 29 January 2014)


Future Inservice Events

Follow the link to view future inservice events along with a link to the recent inservice training for coaches and goalkeepers from the DYFL (Dorset's No.1 - September 2013).

(added 24 September 2013)


Reminder To All Club Secretarys And Team Managers

Will all club secretarys and team managers that are planning to send their result sheets by e-mail, Please print off the authority form in the document section and post when completed to your relevant LEAGUE SECRETARY.

Trevor Selby Under 11`s and 15`s
Dave Drew Under 12`s
Merv Lock Under 13`s and 14`s
Mark Sers Under 16`s and 17`s


Goalkeeper Coaching on 19th September 2013

The Dorset County Fottball Association are running an in-service looking at coaching youth goalkeepers on Thursday 19 September 2013 at Canford Astro from 6pm to 9pm. The session will be led by Robbie Yates (FA Tutor) and Neil Moss (AFC Bournemouth Goalkeeping Coach).
Follow the link for more information.
As part of this workshop (from 6pm to 7.30pm), they are looking at recruiting some local goalkeepers (around 25) to participate in the session.
Anyone interested in taking part, please Andrew Battison on 01202 688279 or 07908 647054.


FA Development Centre Trials

Details have been released for the initial trials for the FA Development Centres operated by Dorset County FA for Season 2013/14, further information can be obtained from -


New League Documents

Three new files have been added in the Documents Section - Advice and Guidance on the Registration Process, Advice and Guidance to Club Secretaries, Advice and Guidance to Team Managers.


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