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Witham Town: Age Group: Under 14s (Yellows), School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Jerry Young, 07917 307826, jerryyoung@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

Valley Green: Age Group: Under 12s (Hurricanes), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Robert Cork, 07833 736455, rcork999@yahoo.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

Maldon Saints: Age Group: Under 15s, School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Zita Conway, 07947 363905, zita.danny@btinternet.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Maldon

February

Stanway Villa: Age Group: Under 12s (Blues), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Gary Bloomfield, 07980 167859, gizzabloomfield@netscape.net, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Colchester

Great Notley: Age Group: Under 12s (Pumas), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Monday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Matt Green, 07811 142343, pumas2018@aol.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

Frinton & Walton Girls: Age Group: Under 14s, School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Tom Vousden, 07973 963773, tom.vousden@gmail.com, Twitter: @FwyfcGirls, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Frinton-on-Sea

Astechs Warriors: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Chelmsford Invitation League, Contact: Brad, 07891 730365, bradparker17@gmail.com, Twitter: @Astechs1, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Broomfield: Age Group: Under 12s, School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Dan Brown, 07855 530732, djnbrown91@googlemail.com, Twitter: @FCBroomfield, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Risden Wood: Age Group: Under 10s (Rangers), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Mid Herts Rural Minors League, Contact: Robert Sack, 07775 551709, robert_sack@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Epping Forest

Writtle Minors: Age Group: Under 9s, 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: Martin Blair, 07989 234875, mblair73@btinternet.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Broomfield: Age Group: Under 13s (Dynamos), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Right-Back, Left-Back, Centre-Back, Training: Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Graham, 07958 581911, gman1964.gl@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

February

Broomfield: Age Group: Under 11s (Knights), School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: Right-Back, Left-Back, Centre-Back, Left Midfielder/Winger, Striker, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Andy Duthie, 07830 629922, andy.duthie82@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Galleywood Rangers: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Left-Back, Centre-Back, Striker, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Pope & Smith Chelmsford Sunday League, Contact: Andrew Fergus, 07483 876949, andrewfergus83@yahoo.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Chelmsford City: Age Group: Under 14s (Whites), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Gary Kay, 07982 818584, gary@ccyfc.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

GFA Loughton: Age Group: Under 12s (Blues), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Mark, 07473 194031, markymark1@live.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Loughton

Hutton: Age Group: Under 12s (Reds), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Jamie Bowler, bowlerjamie45@gmail.com, Twitter: @huttonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

GFA Loughton: Age Group: Under 10s, School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Shimi Khodadin, ‭07384 463364, shimi@grassrootsfa.com, Twitter: @gfaloughtonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Loughton

Writtle Minors: Age Group: Under 13s (Whites), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Tony Armstrong, 07722 025710, essextech1@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

GFA Loughton: Age Group: Under 9s, School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Shimi Khodadin, ‭07384 463364‬, shimi@grassrootsfa.com, Twitter: @gfaloughtonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Loughton

GFA Loughton: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Shimi Khodadin, ‭07384 463364, shimi@grassrootsfa.com, Twitter: @gfaloughtonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Loughton

GFA Loughton: Age Group: Under 7s, School Years: 1 and 2, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Shimi Khodadin, ‭07384 463364, shimi@grassrootsfa.com, Twitter: @gfaloughtonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Loughton

Springfield: Age Group: Under 13s (Whites), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: David Castro, 07711 356392, david@castroconsulting.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Nazeing: Age Group: Under 9s (Yellows), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Friday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Mid Herts Rural Minors League, Contact: Jamie Adams, 07980 674373, jamie.adams@iginsure.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Harlow

Hutton: Age Group: Under 13s (Blues), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Justin Hennessey, 07786 933433, justin.hennessey@mills-reeve.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Intersports: Age Group: Under 12s, School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Tom Casey, 07905 335773, caseythomas@talk21.com, Twitter: @intersports_fc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Rayleigh Boys: Age Group: Under 16s (Oranges), School Years: 10 and 11, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Southend Sunday League, Contact: Rod Curson, 07796 173382, rcurson45@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rayleigh

Wickford Town: Age Group: Under 12s (Lions), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Ben Leworthy, 07535 225401, benleworthy73@googlemail.com, Twitter: @WickfordTownFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

County Park: School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Paul, 07788 273361, countyparkfc@hotmail.com, Twitter: @park_u12, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Grays

FC Redwing: Age Group: Under 8s (Hawks), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Terry Cline, 07851 795058, terrycline4@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Hullbridge Sports: Age Group: Under 12s, School Years: 6 and 7, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Monday and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Eastern Junior Alliance, Contact: Steve Lajolie, 07737 311879, stevenedward@btinternet.com, Twitter: @jolie_boy, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hockley

FC Redwing: Age Group: Under 10s (Hawks), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Mark Gordon, 07977 416044, mrmarkjgordon@gmail.com, Twitter: @FCRedwingEssex, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Billericay Town Colts: Age Group: Under 8s (Blues), School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Barry Shorter, 07810 551255, barry.hannakins@gmail.com, Twitter: @BTFC_COLTS, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Chemico: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Sunday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: James Staines Memorial Football Tour to Albufeira, Contact: Colin Staines, 07711 919568, tvrcar@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

February

Beech United: Age Group: Under 14s (Reds), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Terry, 07807 077017, terrybush245@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Southendian Manor: Age Group: Under 12s (Yellows), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Garry Poulton, 07540 490655, gdpoulton@yahoo.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Great Wakering Colts: Age Group: Under 12s (Whites), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: David Murray, 07764 183057, davidmurrayjnr@aol.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Hawkwell Athletic: Age Group: Under 13s (Whites), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Graham Paton, 07368 592253, ge.paton@googlemail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rochford

Billericay Town Girls: Age Group: Under 14s, School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: David Marshall, 07774 161135, aprilia.dave@yahoo.com, Twitter: @Girls13s, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Hawkwell Athletic: Age Group: Under 13s (Whites), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Graham Paton, 07368 592253, ge.paton@googlemail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rochford

Rayleigh Boys: Age Group: Under 15s (Yellows), School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Striker, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Shaun Crane or Paul Arnold, 07973 310267 or 07540 055182, shaun.crane@btinternet.com, Twitter: @rayleighfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rayleigh

East Thurrock United: Age Group: Under 12s (Tornadoes), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Faye Lambert, 07780 670231, lambertfaye@hotmail.com, Twitter: @ETUYouth, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Florence & Gordon: Age Group: Adult Men (First Team), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Right-Back, Left-Back, Centre-Back, Right Midfielder/Winger, Left Midfielder/Winger, Training: Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Sceptre Sunday League, Contact: Daniel McGurty, 07507 715041, djmcgurty21@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Pitsea Town: Age Group: Adult Men (First Team), School Years: 13, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: Essex Alliance Football League, Contact: Grant Lye, 07786 682629, grantlyee@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Pitsea Town: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: County Motor Works Vauxhall Mid Essex League, Contact: David, pitseatownfc@outlook.com, Twitter: @PitseaTownFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Royal Falcons Girls: Age Group: Under 10s, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Afternoons, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Girls' League, Contact: Peter Southcott, 07943 500021, peter@royalfalconsfc.co.uk, Twitter: @RoyalWfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Newham

Royal Falcons Girls: Age Group: Under 9s, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Afternoons, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Girls' League, Contact: Peter Southcott, 07943 500021, peter@royalfalconsfc.co.uk, Twitter: @RoyalWfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Newham

Woodford: Age Group: Adult Men (Reserve Team), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Essex Sunday Corinthian League, Contact: Kevin, 07714 007426, afcwoodford@gmail.com, Twitter: @WoodfordAFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Redbridge

Royal Falcons Girls: Age Group: Under 8s, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Afternoons, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Girls' League, Contact: Peter Southcott, 07943 500021, peter@royalfalconsfc.co.uk, Twitter: @RoyalWfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Newham

Royal Falcons Girls: Age Group: Under 7s, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Girls' League, Contact: Peter Southcott, 07943 500021, peter@royalfalconsfc.co.uk, Twitter: @RoyalWfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Newham

Royal Falcons Girls: Age Group: Training Only (Under 6s and Below), Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Afternoons, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Girls' League, Contact: Peter Southcott, 07943 500021, peter@royalfalconsfc.co.uk, Twitter: @RoyalWfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Newham

February

Upshire Forest: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: Essex Alliance Football League, Contact: Dennis Hughes, 07523 619856, dennishughes21@yahoo.co.uk, Twitter: @UpshireForestFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Waltham Abbey

Gatcliffe Youth: Age Group: Under 10s, School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Lee Tilbury, 07921 169764, leertilbury@yahoo.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

May & Baker Eastbrook Community: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday and Friday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: ProKit UK Essex Olympian League, Contact: Moises, 07983 281307, moisesns@outlook.com, Twitter: @MayBakers, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

Ilford Town: Age Group: Under 14s (Yellows), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Dean Reeves, 07475 001181, ilfordtown@gmail.com, Twitter: @Ilford_Town, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Redbridge

Leys Park: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Tony Whitham, 07786 922812, leysparkfc@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

Leaside Colts: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Darren Wheeler or Alex Gittens, 07946 154737 or 07718 947530, darrenjwheeler@hotmail.com, Twitter: @leasidecolts, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

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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.

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