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10 December 2012

Referee Awarded A Trophy …by The Players!

Everyone knows how tough a job being a referee is. No game of football – either 11 a side or minifootball – could take place without them, but they are often criticized and seldom loved. Well, the tables were turned this week as the players in one UK Minifootball League presented the referee with a […] Monday 10 December 2012 05:32
04 December 2012

Experience beats youth as golden oldies triumph

Experience beat youth in a UK Minifootball league this week, as perhaps the oldest team in the country took the prize. The Golden Oldies team, from Wirral on Merseyside beat off their youthful opponents and received their trophies. The experienced footballers, who have more than 100 years football experience behind them, proved that whilst the […] Tuesday 04 December 2012 05:30
30 November 2012

The smallest village in the country to host minifootball

Ten teams were playing in a UKMA league in West Wales on Thursday night, just the same as they have done for the last five years. UKMA has 100,000 players so ten teams isn’t at first remarkable, but this 10 team league takes plays in a remote village with a population of just 400 people! […] Friday 30 November 2012 05:06
27 November 2012

Even the worst floods for decades cannot stop minifootball

With much of the UK being hit by severe weather and large parts of the England and Wales under water as the worst storms for decades batter the area, people could be forgiven for having more than minifootball on their minds. However, the sport proved to be something that not even the weather could stop […] Tuesday 27 November 2012 05:04
21 November 2012

League set to double in size just a week after starting!

League set to double in size just a week after   starting! A UKMA   affiliated league is set to double in size, just a week after it kicked off. The   league, in York, started this week with 16 teams in two divisions, but such   was the success of the first week, there […] Wednesday 21 November 2012 05:01

Yorkshire targeted as two more leagues start

The United Kingdom minifootball family will welcome two new leagues in the next seven days, as a pair of competitions begin the County of Yorkshire. UKMA staff will be busy on Monday, with some overseeing the start of a 24 team league in the massive city of Sheffield in the south of the area, while […] Wednesday 14 November 2012 04:58

Manchester gets another minifootball league

The chance to emulate the Premier League title winners is proving a massive lure to the minifootballer’s of Manchester as a second league started in the space of a month. The Monday night league in East Didsbury in South Manchester is in addition to the Tuesday evening competition which started in September. The unprecedented subscription […] Monday 05 November 2012 04:53

UKMA reiterates their ZERO TOLERANCE approach to racism

The United Kingdom Minifootball Association (UKMA) has reiterated its zero tolerance stance on racism after a number of incidents have blighted the 11-a side game in recent weeks. Occurrences of racism in British minifootball are extremely low, but says Head of Communications, Philip Stephens, that is no reason to be complacent. “We vow to remove […] Wednesday 24 October 2012 23:31

Record breaking backing for new minifootball pitch

A brand new Astroturf pitch, which will be hosting United Kingdom Minifootball Association affiliated leagues, received backing from a World Record Breaking backing when it was officially opened earlier this week. The brand new state-of-the-art facility at Portchester Community College was officially opened by Portsmouth Football Club legend Linvoy Primus, but it was world record […] Saturday 20 October 2012 23:27