Essex County Schools FA

Essex County Schools FA - Boys County Trials

Nominations for the U14, U15 and U16s teams are now open

For the 2023/24 season, Essex County Schools Football Association will be selecting boys for the Under 14, 15 and 16 age groups to play in the South-East England Schools Cup competitions as well as the U14 and U16 England Schools FA National County Competition.

High standards are expected when representing the County and Essex is renowned for maintaining these high standards both on and off the pitch in addition to achieving high levels of success.

Matches will take place on Saturday mornings.

Nominations for boys suitable for being selected for a county school’s trial are welcomed from schools and districts using the nomination form below. Students should be nominated by a member of the PE staff and/or their district team managers.



  • Under 14 Final - Saturday 30th September 9:30am London Playing Fields, Fairlop, IG6 3HJ
  • Under 15 - Saturday 14th October 9.30am London Playing Fields, Fairlop IG6 3HJ
  • Under 16 Final - Friday 29th September 4.30pm London Playing Fields, Fairlop, IG6 3HJ

Boys should arrive in playing kit with tracksuit, boots, shin pads and a drink.

Under 14 Essex County Schools Boys Final Trial

The names of boys selected for the Final trial at Fairlop Playing Fields on Saturday 30th September, starting at 9.30am, are listed below. The Managers would like to thank all the boys and their parents for attending the first trials and wish them good luck for the season.

Shayaan Ahmed, Jahcorey Blair-Charles, Benjamin Oluemmy (Riverside), Finlay Allen (Stanway), Archie Austin (St Martins), Eli Balski, Ronnie Gunner, Freddie Harris (Debden Park), Roman Boyce (Abbs Cross), Corey Brown (Royal Liberty), Archie Burgess (William Edwards), Billy Caine (Saint Nicholas), Ollie Craine, Zachary Hooper (West Hatch), Rowan Cayless, Oskar Zych, Blu Middleton (William Edwards), George Conneely, Joey Newbold, Zac Thomas, Silva Tyler Earnshaw (Shenfield), Harrison Dempsie, Lucas Foreman (Mayflower), Billy Doy (Appleton), Harry Dudley (King John), Sonny Fraser (Heathcote), Freddie Fletcher, Stevie Fletcher (Great Baddow), Max Gardener, Teddy Gravette (Roding Valley), Alfie Hobday (Sanders Draper), MJ Iyeli, Alfred Vajushi  (King Solomon), Luke Kelly (Beauchamps), Louie King (Redden Court), Oliver  Mackey (Royal Liberty), Dwayne Mason, Ousama Otman (Harris Chobham), Luciano Negroiu, Dini Rooney (Redden Court), Sonny Oats (New Rickstones), Harry Ridd (Harris Rainham), Kelley Young (St Claires), Cody Robinson (Castle View), Arun Sitara (Anglo European), Ivor Berry.

Under 16 Essex County Schools Boys Final Trial

Boys that were selected from the first trial are reminded that the final trial for the U16s takes place on Friday 29th September at Fairlop Playing Fields, starting at 4.30pm.

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