Clubs which achieve England Football Accredited status can be proud to be the best place for people to play and enjoy football. They are able to demonstrate they offer positive football environments where people can develop their skills, keep fit and enjoy playing as part of a friendly, inclusive community.

The level of support and resources you receive will depend on the level of accreditation your club achieves. Benefits include:

  • Attract and retain players, supporters and volunteers
  • Funding for football equipment
  • Access to promotional resources and guidance
  • Tailored support from The FA and London FA
  • Access up to 30% Discount on Nike and Kitlocker

We’ve got some great resources to help you learn more about English Grassroots Football, plus further information about England Football Accredited, and the Leagues and Clubs system.


Go online to find all the support, ideas, help and all the knowledge you need to succeed.


Search for the In The Box podcast, part of the Grassroots Football Hub on YouTube, or listen to the podcast on Anchor with new episodes available monthly.


Head to to book onto a webinar.


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