IMPORTANT ESF INFORMATION
In addition to completing this ESF 2023 Player Registration Form, teams are required to bring proof of age for each player to the festival. Acceptable documents include: National Football Association documentation (i.e. FA Whole Game System), League ID cards, Passport (Original or Copy), Birth Certificate (Original or Copy).
Mixed teams of boys and girls are allowed in all ESF mixed age sections.
In accordance with FA rules, boys who are currently registered with an FA Premier League or Football League Academy are not permitted to participate in ESF 2023.
In accordance with FA rules, girls who are registered with a Regional Talent Club are permitted to participate in ESF 2023, providing they are currently a registered player for the team participating in ESF 2023, and they have approval from the RTC to participate in grassroots football. Please note, girls registered with a Regional Talent Club cannot participate in ESF 2023 as a ‘Guest Player’.
*In accordance with FA rules, once a player has turned 6 years of age they will be Permitted to participate in the U7 age section at ESF 2023.
IMPORTANT: Please check that all information is correct. Although ESF Events will do everything possible to check the details of every player, it is the responsibility of the team to ensure that all players are eligible to take part in ESF 2023.