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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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Wivenhoe Tempest: Age Group: Under 15s (Blues), School Years: 9 and 10, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Simon Bloom, 07467 337141, sbloom123@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Colchester

Burnham Ramblers: Age Group: Under 12s, School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Mike Pritchard, 07377 734102, pritcham@btinternet.com, Twitter: @BurnhamFury, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Maldon

Harwich Hornets: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: Walking Football, Position/s Required: All Positions, Matches: Midweek (Daytime), Competition: Essex Walking Football League, Contact: Derek Murr, 07769 267003, derek0708@hotmail.co.uk, Twitter: @HarwichHornets, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Harwich

Dunmow Rhodes: Age Group: Under 7s (Tigers), School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Paul Maslen, 07765 630249, mazzopaul88_10@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dunmow

Wivenhoe Tempest: Age Group: Under 10s (Yellows), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Jay, 07724 599154, jayhammer_66@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Colchester

Great Notley: Age Group: Under 14s (Cougars), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Striker, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: James Coulson, 07809 444850, jamesleecoulson@googlemail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Braintree

Frinton & Walton Youth: Age Group: Under 11s (Yellows), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Neil Willmore, 07583 796174, neil.willmore@3ctech.co.uk, Twitter: @fwyfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Frinton-on-Sea

AFC Sudbury: Age Group: Under 10s, School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Ipswich & Suffolk Youth League, Contact: Jim Oddie, 07882 765863, j_oddie@yahoo.co.uk, Twitter: @AFCSudbury, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Colchester

Dunmow Rhodes: Age Group: Under 10s (Lions), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Daniel Smith, 07595 445425, daniel-smith@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dunmow

December

Frinton & Walton Girls: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: N/A (New Team), Contact: Dan Rooney, 07725 575299, acquiance@hotmail.com, Twitter: @fwyfcg, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Frinton-on-Sea

Brightlingsea Regent: Age Group: Under 11s (Blues), School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Colchester & District Youth League, Contact: Mark Henry, 07989 654583, mwhenry81@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brightlingsea

Great Bentley Girls: Age Group: Under 18s, School Years: 11 and 12, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Thursday and Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Adrian Goodwin, 07775 581837, at.goodwin@btinternet.com, Twitter: @BentlyU18, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Colchester

Maldon & Tiptree: Age Group: Under 12s (Pumas), 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: Mark Ellender, 07498 291664, roymtyfc@gmail.com, Twitter: @officialmtyfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Maldon

Hutton: Age Group: Under 15s (Greens), School Years: 10 and 11, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Joseph O'Sullivan, 07979 750315, joe7gi@aol.com, Twitter: @huttonfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Hutton Girls: Age Group: Under 13s (Harriers), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Paul Barclay, 07585 112003, paulb54.pb@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Galleywood Youth: Age Group: Under 8s (Eagles), School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Stuart Crumpen, 07918 174715, crumps81@hotmail.com, Twitter: @galleywoodyouth, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Hutton: Age Group: Under 9s (Oranges), Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Dean, 07950 931540 (text only, please), dmalyon1@sky.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Baddow Spartak: Age Group: Under 9s (Pumas), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Michael Silk, 07530 428725, msilk@bluebay.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Galleywood Youth: Age Group: Under 8s (Eagles), School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Stuart Crumpen, 07918 174715, crumps81@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

December

Hutton: Age Group: Under 9s (Oranges), Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Dean, 07950 931540, dmalyon1@sky.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Writtle Minors Girls: Age Group: Under 13s, School Years: 7 and 8, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex County Girls’ League, Contact: Rishi Mehrotra, 07966 143547, rishi.mehrotra@writtleminors.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Galleywood Youth: Age Group: Under 17s (Falcons), School Years: 11 and 12, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Blackwater & Dengie Youth League, Contact: Matt, 07818 044400, dubber.matt@gmail.com, Twitter: @GalleywoodYouth, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Hutton: Age Group: Under 14s (Blues), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Monday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Justin Hennessey, 07786 933433, justin.hennessey@mills-reeve.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Chelmsford City: Age Group: Under 14s, School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Left Midfielder/Winger, Central Midfielder (Defensive), Striker, Training: Tuesday and Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Eastern Junior Alliance, Contact: Richard Mills, 07947 762816, richardmillsccyfc@gmail.com, Twitter: @CCYFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Harlow Town: Age Group: Under 18s, School Years: 13, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Eastern Junior Alliance, Contact: Sean, 07903 740625, htfc18@yahoo.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Harlow

Springfield: Age Group: Under 13s (Blues), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Sunday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: John Meates, 07899 907890, john.meates@environtec.com, Twitter: @Meatesy, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Chelmsford

Hutton Girls: Age Group: Under 13s (Harriers), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Essex Alliance Football League, Contact: Paul Barclay, 07585 112003, paulb54.pb@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Brentwood

Fryerns United: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Our Team Doesn't Train, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend Sunday League, Contact: Tom Shaw, 07796 170240, fryernsunited@gmail.com, Twitter: @fryernsunited, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Runwell Sports: Age Group: Under 17s (Yellows), School Years: 11 and 12, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Derek, 07718 155634, derekneilson2000@yahoo.co.uk, Twitter: @RunwellU16s, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Academy Soccer: Age Group: Under 8s (Lions), School Years: 3 and 4, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: South-East Essex Primary Mini-Soccer League, Contact: Colin Smith, 07793 271184, colinalansmith@hotmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rayleigh

Southendian Manor: Age Group: Under 11s (Whites), School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Paul, 07741 205861, Twitter: @ManorYouthFC, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Concord Rangers: Age Group: Under 14s (Blues), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Michael, 07769 202879, michael3679@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Canvey Island

Wickford Town: Age Group: Under 13s (Lions), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Ben Leworthy, 07850 650601, benleworthy73@googlemail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

FC Redwing: Age Group: Adult Men (35+ Veterans Team), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Thursday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Contact: Ray, 07718 497736, ray.cornish@btconnect.com, Twitter: @redwing_fc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

East Thurrock United: Age Group: Under 13s (Tornadoes), School Years: 7 and 8, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Ben Hodgson, 07552 123292, benjamin.h@blueyonder.co.uk, Twitter: @ETUFC_Tornadoes, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Stanford-le-Hope

Grasshoppers: Age Group: Adult Men, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Our Team Doesn't Train, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Sceptre Sunday League, Contact: Danny Proctor, 07977 131684, dan66_138@hotmail.com, Twitter: @grasshoppersfc_, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

December

East Thurrock United: Age Group: Under 11s, School Years: 6 and 7, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Simon Hoskins, 07817 853683, bobbyh99@icloud.com, Twitter: @ETUYouth, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Stanford-le-Hope

Hannakins Farm: Age Group: Under 16s (Blues), School Years: 10 and 11, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Bryan Mathews, 07795 168760, bryanmathews@hotmail.com, Twitter: @hannakinsfarmfc, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Aveley: Age Group: Under 12s (Hearts), School Years: 6 and 7, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Ian Allcock, 07713 987017, ian.allcock@nwl.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Grays

Catholic United Minors: Age Group: Under 14s (South), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Centre-Back, Training: Saturday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Mornings, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Brian Vesey, 07895 721052, brian.vesey1@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Southend-on-Sea

Forest Glade: Age Group: Under 14s (Whites), 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: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Kevin Thurtle, 07984 765938, kevinthurtle@aol.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

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

Berry Boys: Age Group: Under 10s (Tigers), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: South-East Essex Primary Mini-Soccer League, Contact: Jay, 07843 280207, jamiepasqua@gmail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Basildon

Hawkwell Athletic: Age Group: Under 14s (Whites), School Years: 8 and 9, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Central Midfielder (Attacking), Striker, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Southend & District Junior League, Contact: Graham Paton, 07732 001237, ge.paton@googlemail.com, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rochford

Havering Palace: Age Group: Under 16s (Greens), School Years: 10 and 11, Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Chelmsford Youth League, Contact: Graeme Aitken, 07791 422199, hpygcsecretary@aol.com, Twitter: @FootballRomford, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Romford

Tigers Girls: Age Group: Under 11s (Whites), School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Paul Vincent, 07958 156684, v7nny@aol.com, Twitter: @tigersu11, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

Hornchurch Girls: Age Group: Under 10s, School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Afternoons, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Sam, 07854 081830, daveyrgso@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

Hornchurch Girls: Age Group: Under 8s, School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Brentwood Community Football Alliance, Contact: Sam, 07854 081830, daveyrgso@hotmail.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

Essex Minors (Hornchurch): Age Group: Under 11s (Eagles), School Years: 5 and 6, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: James Hazell or Lee Chilvers, 07955 286867 (James) or 07891 328899 (Lee), lee.emhfc@hotmail.co.uk, Twitter: @EmhfcO, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Rainham

Jets: Age Group: Under 8s (Blues), School Years: 2 and 3, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Thursday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Jake, 07388 449606, hayleyevans1993@talktalk.net, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

December

Ultimate Vision: Age Group: Under 10s, School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings and Friday Evenings, Matches: Sunday Mornings and Afternoons, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Adam Goode, 07939 411917, adamjamesgoode@yahoo.co.uk, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Dagenham

Ryan: Age Group: Adult Men (First Team), Format: 11v11, Position/s Required: Goalkeeper, Training: Wednesday Evenings, Matches: Saturday Afternoons, Competition: ProKit UK Essex Olympian League, Contact: Dennis Hughes, 07523 619856, dennishughes21@yahoo.co.uk, Twitter: @DugOut123, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Walthamstow

Tigers: Age Group: Under 10s (Reds), School Years: 4 and 5, Format: Small-Sided, Position/s Required: All Outfield Positions, Training: Saturday Mornings, Matches: Sunday Mornings, Competition: Echo Junior League, Contact: Peter Reilly, 07956 379817, peter_reilly@hotmail.com, Twitter: @tigersred2015, Nearest City/Town/Borough: Hornchurch

May & Baker Eastbrook Community: 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: Eastern Junior Alliance, Contact: Ade, 07492 414114, aodogiyon@hotmail.com, 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.

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