Update: The HYFL and HSC programme of fixtures will resume on Sunday 6th December.

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2020-2021 Constitution

The make up of the divisions for the new season has been published and can be seen here.

26 Sep 20

Virus update - 17 Mar 2020

To all member clubs and referees.

As we communicated last week, it is the intention of the HYFL and HSC to follow the guidance issued by the two key bodies - The Government and Public Health England (PHE); as well as any announcements by The FA/Middlesex FA, and not to form our own views or to take a position which is contrary to their guidance.

Yesterday evening we liaised with PHE and The FA/MFA and, following the Government’s recent announcement for people to avoid (where they can) direct social contact and gatherings (including now grassroots football), where possible, the Harrow Youth Football League and Harrow Soccer Combination have taken the decision to postpone its ‘full’ fixture programmes for the foreseeable future.

Over the coming days and weeks, we will continue to liaise with the central and governing bodies and advise of any updates in due course.

The priority is the health and wellbeing of all - and we wish all club officials, managers, coaches, players and their parents, the very best in these difficult times.

If all club administrators can please ensure that all matters are up-to-date for all matches scheduled up to and including Sunday 15th March.

If you have any questions please do contact me.
Regards
Andy Lowe
Chairman – HYFL/HSC

17 Mar 20

Virus update

You will all have been monitoring the news yesterday and today, and will have seen that we are currently experiencing a fast-moving situation in relation to Coronavirus.

As we did last week, the HYFL/HSC has reviewed, in detail, the guidance provided by the two key bodies – the Government and Public Health England (PHE); as well as announcements made by The FA/Middlesex FA. We have also liaised with The FA/MFA and PHE this afternoon.

It is the intention of the HYFL and HSC to follow the guidance issued by these central bodies, and not to form our own (ill-informed) views or to take a position which is contrary to their guidance.

The Government and PHE guidance (and that of The FA/MFA) currently does ‘not’ indicate that smaller-scale sporting events (such as grassroots football) should be postponed.

As a result, the HYFL/HSC fixture programme currently remains in place.

Strict hygiene standards should be followed at all games, to include no hand-shakes (which is now the clear guidance) and regular washing of hands with soap and water (or hand sanitiser gel).

If a match is postponed/defaulted – then, as with all games, an on-line unplayed/defaulted match report form should be submitted by both clubs – and the result/outcome of the match will be determined in due course over the following weeks.

The above will be kept under review on a week-by-week basis.

15 Mar 20

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

We have been in contact with The FA/Middlesex FA and Public Health England about the situation and any impact on Grassroots Football.

At the current point in time, there is no advice, guidance or instructions to say that we should not continue as we are.

However, as a precaution, the League/Combination has decided that, as from today, there is no ‘requirement’ to include the pre and post-match handshakes as part of the Respect programme. This is purely precautionary, and clubs may continue to do so if they wish. We are merely taking away the ‘mandating’ of this until further notice.

Clearly, if Government advice changes in the coming weeks, then we will update clubs as to the League’s/Combination’s position.

Thank you
Andy Lowe - Executive Officer
Harrow Youth FL/Harrow Soccer Combination

LEAGUE CHALLENGE TROPHY COMPETITIONS – SEASON 2019-2020

As previously advised, the League Management Committee has now discussed the remaining number of matches that each team has to play this season.

As a result, it has been decided that, subject to on-going favourable weather conditions, League Challenge Trophy competitions will be introduced for certain teams in the Under 12 to Under 16 age groups. Matches will start immediately and the finals will ‘all’ be held on Sunday 17th May.

The League’s objective is to maximise football for all teams, and we believe and trust that the introduction of the above competitions will be welcomed by member clubs.

The Committee has considered each age-group separately and then considered each team within that age-group. Not all teams in each age-group have been sanctioned to enter. This is based on the number of League and other games that each team has still to complete and the number of free weeks left in the season. This is the final decision and cannot be appealed as entry is by invitation only.

The current fully sanctioned draw is here.

The terms and conditions of playing are as set by the Management Committee, in accordance with Rules. In summary, each team will play the other in their ‘Group’ (home and/or away) (no extra time or penalties are required) and set at the sole discretion of the League Fixture Secretary) – with progression to the knock-out rounds. These knock-out rounds will be played and penalties (no extra time), where necessary, will decide the winners.

ALL League/Cup rules of the League shall apply. Referee fees for each match are to be paid by the Home team in Group matches and then shared by both teams in QF/SF matches. When submitting an on-line match result form, please select ‘Challenge Trophy’ for the competition being played in.

If weather conditions deteriorate in the coming weeks then, under Rules, the Management Committee reserve the right to cancel any of the competition age-groups or to withdraw any team or teams from the competition at its sole discretion. This decision, if taken, is final and binding. League and League Challenge Cup matches will always take precedence in this decision process.

Regards,

Andy Lowe
Chairman and Executive Officer
For and on behalf of the League Management Committee

24 Jan 20

HYFL Challenge Cup Draws

The draws have been made for this season Challenge Cup competitions.

You can see them here.

17 Aug 19

HYFL Divisional Composition - 2019-2020

The Harrow Youth Football League has published its final divisional composition for season 2019-2020.

You can see it here.

The season kicks-off on Sunday 8th September.

Roll of Honour - 2018-2019


Winners Runners-Up
Under 12 Premier Parkfield Youth Red Brentham Colts Red
Under 12 Div 1 Hanwell Town Red London Athletic Red
Under 12 Div 2 Pitshanger Red Princes Park Red
Under 12 Div 3 Larkspur Rovers Red Cademy
Under 12 Div 4 Kodak Youth Red Harrow United Red
Under 12 Div 5 Brentham Colts White Ruislip Rangers White
Under 12 Div 6 Magix Youth White Harrow St Marys Red
Under 13 Premier Ickenham Youth Red Ruislip Rangers Red
Under 13 Div 1 Harrow St Marys Red St Josephs Red
Under 13 Div 2 Regents & Tufnell Park Red Wembley Youth Red
Under 13 Div 3 Hanwell Town Red Wealdstone Youth White
Under 13 Div 4 Old Actonians Red Spartans Youth Red
Under 13 Div 5 Hanwell Town White Pitshanger Red
Under 14 Premier Langley Youth Red Hendon Youth Red
Under 14 Div 1 Kensington Dragons Red St Josephs Red
Under 14 Div 2 Pitshanger White Larkspur Rovers Red
Under 14 Div 3 Venceremos Red Eagles Red
Under 14 Div 4 Belmont United Red Wealdstone Youth Red
Under 14 Div 5 West Drayton Red London Athletic White
Under 15 Premier Sandgate Youth Red Magix Youth Red
Under 15 Div 1 Hendon Youth Red ProFA Red
Under 15 Div 2 European FA Red London Tigers Red
Under 15 Div 3 Brentham Colts Red Regents & Tufnell Park Red
Under 15 Div 4 Pitshanger White Bessingby Park Rangers Red
Under 15 Div 5 Harrow St Marys Red Old Actonians White
Under 16 Premier West Drayton Red Magix Youth Red
Under 16 Div 1 Kensington Dragons Red Brook House Red
Under 16 Div 2 Greenford Celtic Red Venceremos Red
Under 16 Div 3 Ruislip Town White Belmont United White
Under 17 Premier Ruislip Rangers Red Fusion Youth Red

HYFL Trophy Competition

The finals were played at ACTON EALING WHISTLERS YOUTH FC
Sunday 12th May 2019 – League Trophy Finals
Under 12 (Beta)
Pitshanger Red 2-2 St Law Red (St L won 4-3 on pens)

Under 12 (Beta)
Kodak Youth Red 0-0 Wealdstone Y W(K won 4-3 on pens)

Under 13 (Alpha)
Harrow United Red 2-3 Ruislip Rangers Red
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Under 13 (Beta)
Kensington Dragons Red 1-2 Hanwell Town Red

Under 14 (Alpha)
London Athletic Red 2-3 Langley Youth Red

Under 14 (Beta)
Eagles Red 0-1 Venceremos Red

Under 15 (Alpha)
Sandgate Youth Red 1-0 London Athletic Red

Under 15 (Beta)
Pitshanger White 2-1 Brentham C R (B won 4-1 on pens)

Under 16
Magix Youth Red 9-1 Headstone Manor Red

Under 17/18
Acton Ealing Whistlers Red 1-0 Pinner United Red

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