Entries by EFL Trust

EFL Trust celebrates 10 year anniversary

2018 sees the EFL’s official charity, EFL Trust celebrate ten years of positively impacting people’s lives through the power of football. The special anniversary was officially celebrated on Monday 12th February, with a multitude of special guests across football in attendance at EFL House in Preston. Sky Sports presenter Hayley McQueen hosted the afternoon, and […]

Home office based scheme to benefit hundreds of Wigan youngsters

Young people in Wigan are set to learn about the dangers of knife crime as part of a Home Office backed initiative from Wigan Athletic Community Trust. Delivered in partnership with Wigan Council, the Trust have received funding of £2,440 to deliver workshops to over 300 youngsters aged 12-19 years old across the borough to […]

World Cancer Day 2018: Unite in the fight against cancer

On 4th February, the EFL Trust supports World Cancer Day as our clubs continue to do fantastic work supporting people whose lives are affected by cancer using the power of football. #WorldCancerDay is a global event that unites the World’s population in the fight against cancer. As more people live longer with cancer and more […]

EFL GIRLS CUP: Road to Wembley

The local stages and area finals of the EFL Girls Cup are now complete as eight U-13 girls teams now remain in the competition. Over 6,000 players have taken part in the six-a-side tournament this year, all hoping to experience the culminating grand final prior to the Checkatrade Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium on 8th April 2018. Eight clubs, […]

Success for Norwich City Community Sports Foundation youngster

Ryan Hunt has had a passion for football since he can first remember, and always dreamed of one day becoming a sports coach. The youngster started out playing for his local community football club, and his talent on the pitch saw him involved with both the Community Sports Foundation’s (CSF) Boys’ Elite Player Development Centre […]

Easington Colliery to represent Sunderland AFC on the road to Wembley

Easington Colliery Primary School are one step closer to Wembley Stadium after winning the Sunderland AFC club final of the EFL Kids Cup. The youngsters lifted the trophy after overcoming Toner Avenue in the final of the Foundation of Light hosted six-a-side tournament yesterday (Wednesday 17th January) which saw over 30 primary school teams battle […]

USW graduate sets his sight on America

University of South Wales graduate Jake Mullinder believes studying the Community Football Coaching and Development Foundation Degree was the best decision he ever made, as he looks forward to advancing his coaching experience in America. After nervously awaiting his A-Level results in 2014, Jake had no idea what to do next. It wasn’t until he […]

JOB VACANCY: Women and Girls Development Officer at Northampton Town

The Northampton Town Football Club Community Trust is a pioneering charity that provides opportunities for all members of the local community to access quality sport and physical activity provision whatever their age, gender or ethnicity.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate, enthusiastic and driven individual to join our team in the following position: […]