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Sponsorship packages available for 2018/2019

Sponsorship packages are now available for the upcomimg season. These are always very popular (especially age group sponsorship), so register your interest early.


If you or your company are considering a sporting sponsorship which benefits the whole community, especially young people, it would be difficult to find a better opportunity locally than to work with the KicKStart Youth Football League.


We have developed a range of sponsorship opportunities at all levels of affordability for individuals, organisations and businesses which allow them to get involved with the football league and to feel a part of what is going on.

Prices start from as little as £50...

All of our sponsorship packages develop the theme that KicKStart Youth Football League is an FA Charter Standard League. We are committed to integrating our sporting activities with local individuals, organisations and businesses, making it our business to ensure that they enjoy the experience and that the sponsorship package they choose achieves its aims.


Click on either of the 'advertise here' links for more details...

Dates for your diary...

Summer League Application Form

Summer League 2018 - Update

The Summer League starts on Tuesday 5th June 2018 and finishes on Thursday 19th July 2018 in time for the School Summer Holidays.


This is a great transition strategy especially for those age groups that are changing format and by playing against other teams, pre-season training couldnt be any better:-


U8's going from 5v5 to 7v7 (and a slightly larger pitch)

U10's going from 7v7 to 9v9 (on a larger pitch with the offside rule)


I can confirm that the teams listed below have been entered into the Summer League. The playing days and venues are also confirmed as follows:-


Under 7's Teams - Tuesday at Summit Centre, Kirkby in Ashfield - 5 v 5


AFC Mansfield, AS Plant Wolves, Blidworth Bengals x 2 (2nd team TBC), Clipstone Colts Dynamos, Shirebrook Rangers (applications are still being taken for this age group closing on 20th May)


Under 8's Teams - Wednesday at Summit Centre - 5 v 5


AS Plant Raiders, Beaufort Utd Blues, Beaufort Utd Whites, Blidworth Bengals Orange, Clipstone Colts Roma, Kirkby Colts Blacks, Mansfield Athletic, Mansfield Athletic Sharks, Mansfield Town Youth, Welbeck Lions


Under 9's Teams - Wednesday at Manor Sports Complex, Mansfield Woodhouse - 7 v 7


AS Plant Blades, Blidworth Bengals, Clipstone Colts Milan, Huthwaite Colts, Kirkby Colts Blacks, Kirkby Colts Reds, Manor FC, Mansfield Athletic, Mansfield Town Youth, Shirebrook Rangers


Under 10's Teams - Thursday at Manor Sports Complex - 7 v 7


AS Plant Juniors, AS Plant Mustangs, AS Plant Titans, Bilsthorpe FC Black, Bilsthorpe FC Orange (2nd team TBC), Manor FC, Mansfield Town Blue, Mansfield Town Youth, Robin Hood Colts, Woodhouse Colts


Under 11's Teams - Thursday at Manor Sports Complex - 9 v 9


Clay Cross Town, Clipstone Colts Porto, Manor FC, Mansfield Athletic Allstars, Robin Hood Colts, Somersall Rangers Blue, Tibshelf Yellows, Woodhouse Colts Warriors


Games will kick off no earlier than 6.15 pm and will finish no later than 8.15 pm. Fixtures times will vary as usual. Fixtures will be on our website no later than a week before kick off.


Please note that all games in these age groups are non result driven in accordance with FA Law but every player will receive a participation memento.


Please check the age group you have been entered in and advise the League Secretary Elaine Pritchard at if you team has been entered in the wrong age group or if your team is missing. Please note the age groups you have entered should be next Season's age groups for 2018/19 as at 31st August 2018.

End of Season Festival

'Catch You In' team from Notts FA visit to KicKStart

Last weekend we had a visit from the Notts FA 'Catch You In' team, with some really positive feedback for the teams they observed.


Read the full article here and see if you can spot your name...

Notts FA 'Catch You In' article

U7's/U9's Challenge League & Tournament Winners & U12's League Championship, Tournament & Cup Final Winners

Under 7's Challenge League Winners

Red Group - Mansfield Town Youth

Blue Group - Beaufort Utd Blues

White Group - AS Plant Wolves



Under 9's Chellenge League Winners

Red Group - AS Plant Juniors

Blue Group - AS Plant Titans

White Group - Blidworth Bengals Orange



Under 12's League Championship Winners - Blidworth Bengals

Under 12's League Championship Runners Up -Walesby Greens

Under 12's Four Seasons Knockout Cup Winners - Blidworth Bengals

Under 12's Four Seasons Knockout Cup Finalists - Walesby Greens

Under 12's Trevor March KSA Vase Winners - Skegby Colts

Under 12's Trevor March KSA Vase Finalists - Quarrydale Rangers

Under 12's Tournament Winner - Carr Vale Colts

Under 7's Tournament Winners

Red - Mansfield Town Youth

Blue - Welbeck Lions

White - Radmanthwaite Reds

Yellow - Clipstone Colts Roma


Under 9's Tournament Winners

Red - Chesterfield Town FC

Blue - AS Plant Titans

Yellow - Sherwood Colliery

White - Bolsover Town


How to register a Team/Player - NEW CLUBS Club Application form Team Application form

Applications are now being taken for Sunday football next Season 2018/19 for U7’s & U8’s 5 v 5, U9’s & U10’s 7 v 7 and U11’s & U12’s 9 v 9.


Also applications are now being taken for Saturday football next Season 2018/19 for U7’s & U8’s 5 v 5 and U9’s & U10’s 7 v 7.


KicKStart Youth Football is played on central venues provided by KicKStart Academy as Service Providers of the League. The League is unique because everything is arranged for you throughout the Season including your pitch and your Referee. We even put your nets up and take them down. All you need to do on match days is turn up with your team, play your game (which is also arranged for you) and enjoy the experience.


If you are interested in joining us next Season you can find out more by clicking on the tab below - ‘How to Register a Team-Player’. You will also find a Club Application form and Team Application form to download for both Saturday and/or Sunday. Alternatively you can ring Elaine Pritchard (League Secretary/Registrar) on 07718 688662 or email for more information.


Just a note to all Club Secretaries to confirm that you should have received an email on 6th May advising you ‘How to Re-Register a Team – Existing Player and New Team/ Player. You should have also received a Club and Team application form and Player–Re-Registration form(s) for all your existing teams to be forwarded to your Team Managers so they can start signing their Players’ on immediately for next Season 2018/19. If any existing Club Secretary hasn’t received an email from me; please check your junk/spam mail first before contacting me as outlined above.


KicKStart was formed in 2002 and in 2010 became the first League in Nottinghamshire to achieve Charter Standard status for best practice.


The closing date for applications is 1st July 2018.

KicKStart Youth Football League - Season 2018/19