Category: Announcements

Referee Course

Posted: February 15, 2018 | Announcements

The Walsall Junior Youth Football League are again running a referee course for up and coming new officials

The course will begin on 30th May and will run for 6 weeks

6:30pm start 9pm finish

The course is being held at our Kings Hill 9V9 centre WS10 9JF

Course cost is £100

If interested please fill out below form and return back to

Please note, there are only 24 places available

Kind Regards
Matt Thompson
WJYL Referee Secretary
07939 129864

wjyl expression of interest

Early Bird League Application – 2018/19

Posted: February 13, 2018 | Announcements

Please find below a form for each club to complete an Early Bird Application to the league for season 2018/19.

The discounted rates apply for applications made by 31 March 2018.

PDF and word documents below for your download.

WJYFL Early Bird application form 2018 – 2019 v1 CR

WJYFL Early Bird application form 2018 – 2019 v1 CR

Deadline Day

Posted: February 11, 2018 | Announcements

League Rule 8(I)

A Player may not be registered for a Club nor transferred to another Club in the Competition
after 6pm on the first Friday in March (2nd) except by special permission of the Management Committee.

Staffordshire FA Respect Campaign Launch

Posted: February 9, 2018 | Announcements

Respect Campaign Stoke City Feb 2018

Members of Walsall Junior Youth Football League are delighted to be representing the league tomorrow at the Stoke City v Brighton game to launch a new Respect Campaign that will be running with the support of the FA and Staffordshire FA.

The article can be viewed on the Stoke City website – or via the attached file.

There will be more announcements about what this will mean to all teams and how we hope this will have a positive impact for all who take part in grassroots football each Sunday.

U16’s Sid Gutteridge Cup

Posted: February 2, 2018 | Announcements

Brereton Social 4 v Continental Star 3
Congratulations to both teams on an entertaining evening of football. Many thanks to Rushall Olympic FC, Dave Gutteridge and Helen Bishop for presenting the cup and medals and the officials Tommy Smith, James Henderson and Mo Islam.


Cup Final tonight ON

Posted: February 1, 2018 | Announcements

The U16’s Sid Gutteridge Cup is ON tonight at Rushall Olympic FC. KO is at 7.30 p.m.

Coach Wanted

Posted: January 31, 2018 | Announcements

Huntington Harriers FC are looking to require an Under 6s Football coach for the start of summer training, This is a great opportunity to develop a squad or take on the role as an Academy Coach. THE CHOICE IS YOURS !!

Badges are not essential as the Club will Fund any training required, however Experience will help !

For more info Please Contact Rob Watson on 07921831073

Cup Final

Posted: January 31, 2018 | Announcements

Our next Cup Final is the U16’s Sid Gutteridge Cup – Brereton Social V Continental Star – to be held on Thursday 1st February 2018. KO is at 7.30 p.m. and the venue is Rushall Olympic FC.

Please come along to support both teams. Entrance fee is ONLY £1.00 per adult, there is no charge for accompanied children under the age of 16 years. Hot and cold refreshments will be available.

Tonight’s cup final OFF

Posted: January 29, 2018 | Announcements

Unfortunately tonight’s u13 cup final is OFF due to a waterlogged pitch.

Volunteers Sought

Posted: January 28, 2018 | Announcements

Further to the post on 19 January, here are some details of the Committee posts where volunteers are sought.  Interested parties should contact any committee member to discuss or speak to Alberta Wood or Clyde Redfern.
A. Social Media Officer
Updating the league’s Facebook page with league announcements.
Monitoring and where appropriate responding to comments received via Facebook.
Ensuring that the league complies with the FA’s Social Media policy.
B. Results Officer
Liaising with age group secretaries to collate results and updating the website with weekly results.
Identifying games for which results have not been recorded and liaising with age group secretaries and team managers to check if the games were played.
Updating the website with result reports for the season as a whole.
C. Referees Reallocation Officer
Updating the available referees’ list on the website on a weekly basis.
Liaising with the Referees Secretary to identify replacements for referees particularly at 9v9 centres.
D. 9v9 Centre Allocations Officer
Allocating under 11 and 12 fixtures to 9v9 centres.
Liaising with centre managers to establish centre availability.
Liaising with fixture secretaries to align fixtures with centre availability.
Applying team managers’ requests with respect to centres and kick-off times.
E. Referees Allocations Officer
Allocating referees to 9v9 centres and to U13-16s fixtures based on the referees availability as recorded by the Referees secretary.
Liaising with the referees’ secretary as required.