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2015 Championships Date Revealed

  The United Kingdom Minifootball Association can be reveal that next years UK 6 a side Championships will take place on 20th June 2015. The venue for the championships will again be Moor Lane Pavilion, Birmingham. Tournament organiser Alex Young explained that he was thrilled to begin the planning again and added: “It’s great news […] Friday 29 August 2014 14:17

Chief Scout Jamie Aids Charity Event

The England squad meets for training this weekend, but the chief scout will be missing due to some important charity work. The squad will meet without UKMA’s premier talent spotter Jamie Leggett as they continue their preparation for miniEURO2014 even after the Israel championships was cancelled this week. Leggett (pictured second left behind Terry Venables) […] Thursday 28 August 2014 14:17

Provisional England Squad Announced

The UK Minifootball Association can today announce the provisional squad of players that will make up the squad of players from which the England team will be selected. Starting from September, the 10 team members will begin their training sessions in preparation for the England 6-a-side competitions this year, and they will be joined by […] Friday 22 August 2014 16:23

Coming A-Long Nicely. Captain Ben Gives His Thoughts

England skipper Ben Long gave his verdict on the recent squad get together and declared: “the team is moving forward well.” The 21 prospective England players – including two that were selected at the recent UK 6 a side Championships – met last week under the watchful gaze of the new management team of Team […] Tuesday 22 July 2014 09:43

England Squad Enjoys A Productive Training Session

The evolution of the England Minifootball team continued when the squad met for its latest training session. 21 players – including two that had been selected from the UK 6 a side championships last month – met in the Midlands for further coaching drills, as the team management gets ever closer to selecting the squad […] Friday 18 July 2014 10:19

Lights, Camera Action! The UKMA TV Crew Goes Live

The UK Minifootball Association (UKMA) is thrilled to announce that our dedicated TV crew is now broadcasting live. The UKMA have decided to invest heavily in this area and the new department made their official filming debuts at the recent UK 6 a side Championships, following dress rehearsals at the England and Wales trials events […] Thursday 10 July 2014 08:11
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England Take The Home Nations Crown

England emerged victorious from the Home Nations Tournament which formed the centrepiece of the UK 6 a side Championships which was held in Birmingham. The new look England team – which saw Manager Mark Staines, coach Gary Thomas and Director of Football Paul Darke take charge for the first time in competitive fixtures – drew […] Thursday 26 June 2014 13:59
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“The Passion Is Great!” Says Solihull Mayor

The UK 6 a side Championships received the approval of Solihull Mayor Kate Wild, who exclaimed that “the passion of the event is just great!” The Mayor kindly agreed to attend the tournament, held at Moor Lane Pavilion in Aston, with her husband Jim. They were introduced to the England, Scotland and Wales 6 a […] Wednesday 25 June 2014 10:34
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Home Nations Games To Return Next Year

As thoughts already turn to the 2015 UK 6 a side Championships, the UKMA can reveal that the home nation’s games will return next year. The matches proved to be a success, and attracted big crowds of spectators during the Championships, all eager to watch the latest progress of the England, Scotland and Wales teams […] Tuesday 24 June 2014 10:26
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Enfield: The Kings Of UK 6 A Side

The Enfield squad beat Oxford in the final as over 3000 of the UK’s top 6 a side footballers descended on Birmingham this weekend. The event took place in the shadow of Villa Park, where 126 years ago the football league formed and has become the centre of a football revolution for the 21st century, […] Monday 23 June 2014 16:44