Football player wearing blue about to throw ball over his head during charity football match

Students vs. Staff Charity Football Match 2020

  • 02 December 2019
  • 2 min read

Time to look forward to the future, picture it now. It's May 2020, the sun is shining, exams are over, everyone is still talking about brexit and you're getting ready to play a football match at Fratton Park. That's right, it's that time of the year we invite students and staff members to register their interest to play in next years charity football match.

The Student vs. Staff Charity Football Match, will again be held in May 2020. The match, now in it's 5th year, will again be held in May on the hallowed turf of Fratton Park. With the scores tied, 2 wins to the students and 2 for the staff, this year is all to play for. We have raised over £43,000 for charity since the event began and hope to break the £50,000 mark this year.

In previous years it has been difficult to field a mixed team of male and female players due to FA rules. This year, we are welcoming all to play. The game still cannot be mixed but we will be having a male and female student and staff team who will play separately. We are currently unsure of the exact format, but would encourage you to register your interest using the form below.

Student

Register your interest below by Thursday 16 January 2020 to confirm your attendance to the men's open trials.

  • Saturday 18 January: 2-3pm
  • Sunday 19 January: 3-4pm

Women's open trails TBC.

What is required of you?

  • Pay a £20 entry fee, if selected
  • Commit to attend weekly training sessions
  • Commit to meet a fundraising target of £200
  • Sell a minimum of 10 tickets to the match

Register you interest by filling out this form.

Staff

Register your interest below by Monday 6 January 2020 to confirm your attendance to the men's open trials.

  • Wednesday 8 January: 9-10pm
  • Wednesday 15 January: 9-10pm

Women's open trails TBC.

What is required of you?

  • Pay a £20 entry fee, if selected
  • Commit to attend weekly training sessions
  • Commit to meet a fundraising target of £250
  • Sell a minimum of 10 tickets to the match

Register your interest by filling out this form.

All open trials will be held at Langstone Sports Site, Furze Lane, Portsmouth, PO4 8LW.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the trial is due to start.

If you have any questions about the trials or the event please email charityfootball@port.ac.uk.

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