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Welcome to our online portal where you can browse live classified adverts and match yourself up with a club. If you're a team struggling for numbers you can also attract new faces by submitting an advert of your own.

Thousands of players and volunteers use Squad Booster to find regular football at clubs. Squad Booster is pivotal to achieving one of our main goals - simply to get more people playing grassroots football in Essex.
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March

Coggeshall Town: Age Group: Under 14s, School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Simon Hodgson, 07919 563622, simonhodgson3237@icloud.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

Braintree Town: Age Group: Under 8s (Hornets), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Nigel Martyn, 07824 339479, njmartyn@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

March

Hutton: Age Group: Under 8s (Reds), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Billy Wells, 07830 321394, billy.wells1985@gmail.com, Twitter: @huttonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Galleywood: Age Group: Under 12s (Hawks), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Simon Diss, 07503 616468, simon.diss@outlook.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

March

Leigh Ramblers Girls: Age Group: Under 12s (Blues), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Adam, 07791 072686, abeckwith77@outlook.com, Twitter: @RamGirlsU12Blue, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Thurrock United: Age Group: Adult Men (Tigers), School Years: 13, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Contact: Leslie, 07510 639522, lesliegiggins1@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rainham

Leigh Ramblers Girls: Age Group: Under 12s (Blues), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Adam, abeckwith77@outlook.com, Twitter: @RamGirlsU12Blue, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Grasshoppers: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Sceptre Sunday League, Contact: Danny, 07977 131684, dan66_138@hotmail.com, Twitter: @grasshoppersfc_, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Ekco Whitecaps: Age Group: Under 9s (Lions), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: South-East Essex Primary Mini-Soccer League, Contact: Dan Harrington, 07946 870903, dkh1007@outlook.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

FC Redwing: Age Group: Adult Men (Veterans Over 35s), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Afternoons, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: Greene King Essex Veterans League, Contact: Ray Cornish, 07718 497736, ray.cornish@btconnect.com, Twitter: @redwing_fc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

St Clere's: Age Group: Under 15s, School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Colin Hutchinson, 07944 992135, colinhutchinson@live.co.uk, Twitter: @st_cleres1, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Stanford-le-Hope

Shoebury Athletic: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Sunday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend Sunday League, Contact: Drew O'Neill, drewoneill.safc@outlook.com, Twitter: @shoeb_athletic, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

St Clere's: Age Group: Under 9s (Lions), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Thundermite Youth League, Contact: Jay Izzet, 07525 638820, izzi1980@hotmail.com, Twitter: @st_cleres1, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Stanford-le-Hope

Langdon United: Age Group: Under 9s (Lions), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: South-East Essex Primary Mini-Soccer League, Contact: Adam Gomes, 07956 029392, adamgomes_uk@yahoo.com, Twitter: @LangdonUnited, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

March

Leaside Colts: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: John Holeyman, 07754 471408, johnholeyman123@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

Tigers: Age Group: Under 13s (Yellows), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Christopher Jones, 07891 082695, atomsplitter@hotmail.com, Twitter: @tigersu13s, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

Upminster Park Rovers: Age Group: Under 9s (Blues), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Mark Litchfield, 07921 928612, marklitchfield5@me.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Upminster

May & Baker Eastbrook Community: Age Group: Under 16s (Whites), School Years: 10 and 11, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Wednesday and Friday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Nerf Junior Premier League, Contact: James Bavellas, 07903 861671, bavellas15@icloud.com, Twitter: @U15May, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

Looking to take part in football for the first time? Keen to get back into the game after a spell on the sidelines? Local grassroots teams are using Squad Booster to advertise for new faces by posting live classified adverts to supplement their squads.

Teams struggling for numbers can attract new blood by submitting an advert to thousands of players, of all abilities, who can use Squad Booster to find regular football. The service is pivotal to achieving one of Essex grassroots football’s main goals - simply to get more people playing.

Adverts are shared amongst the local media and are individually published on Twitter, with prominent links from The latest adverts can be found above and on Twitter using the #SquadBooster hashtag.

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