Josh makes home Centenary Shield debut

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Good luck to SEFA Scholar Josh Woolley who represents England Schoolboys once again this Friday evening.   The Three Lions will take on the Republic of Ireland at Bristol City’s Ashton Gate stadium – and a win will send them top of the Centenary Shield table.   It will be England’s second game in the […]

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SEFA to visit Liverpool

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Soccer Elite FA are delighted to accept an invitation from Liverpool FC to take part in a fixtures festival this weekend.   SEFA will be taking a Under 7/8 squad to face the Premier League giants at their academy in Kirkby on Saturday.   Along with Liverpool, the SEFA boys will be rubbing shoulders with […]

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Scholars Showcase takes place at Swadelands

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Today our second year SEFA Scholars will take part in a showcase match in a bid to impress watching scouts, coaches and agents.   Taking place at our superb 3G facility at Swadelands, the primary aim of the fixture is to showcase our players who want to attain a university scholarship in America.   The […]

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Coffee Elite launches at Maplesden Noakes

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Soccer Elite FA are pleased to announce the launch of our drinks and food van which will be based out of our Maplesden Noakes centre.   The ‘Coffee Elite’ van will be selling a variety of hot and cold drinks, including Herbalife H30 and Hyrdate, and snacks.   The coffees on sale are americanos, lattes, […]

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Crossbar Challenge: Ursuline Scholars

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In the first of our new Crossbar Challenge series, we visit the Ursuline Scholars. See how they did below…

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Soccer Elite FA launch new communication platform

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Soccer Elite FA are pleased to announce a partnership with the FootballReach.com website to better improve all our communications to players and parents.   Going forward you will be required to register with footballreach.com to receive ALL SEFA communications. All email communications will be sent from alerts@footballreach.com (please ensure that this email address in not […]

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Danny Chapman to join as Scholars coach

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Soccer Elite FA are pleased to welcome Danny Chapman to our Scholars coaching team for the 2014/15 season.   A retired professional player who made nearly 100 Football League appearances, Danny will manage our Swadelands Scholars from September 2014.   The 39-year-old most notably played for Millwall and Leyton Orient before moving into the Conference, […]

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SEFA gain FA Charter Standard Award

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Soccer Elite FA have been awarded the FA Charter Standard Club Award.   The awarding of the status means that SEFA certifies that all our coaches have a minimum Level 1 coaching qualification, are DBC (formerly CRB) checked, have attained their safeguarding children certificate and are first aid trained. In addition it means that SEFA […]

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Scholars win national final

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Well done to the seven SEFA Scholars who represented Kent Schools as they won the ESFA Inter County Trophy on Saturday.   Second years Ben Chapman, Jez Achong, Mikey Dalton, Greg Skinner and Josh Woolley were joined by first years Jack Goldsmith and Aaron Simpson for the game against Essex.   The fixture took place […]

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SEFA Scholars take part in national final

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Good luck to six of our SEFA Scholars who will represent Kent in the English Schools Under 18s Inter County Trophy final this Saturday.   Second years Ben Chapman, Jez Achong, Mikey Dalton and Josh Woolley will be joined by first years Jack Goldsmith and Aaron Simpson for the game against our neighbours from Essex. […]

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PDC Sevens Superb at Chelsea Development

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Congratulations to our Maidstone United PDC Under 7s who played at Chelsea’s Eltham Development Centre last night.   The lads travelled to Eltham and played a number of teams including two Chelsea squads, performing excellently throughout against tough opposition.   There will be further fixtures for all our PDC players over the coming months as […]

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Eights excite at Chelsea

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A massive well done to our Under 8s who put in a very impressive performance against Chelsea at Cobham on Saturday.   Two Under 8 squads, one from Maplesden Noakes and one from Swadelands, travelled to the Blues’ superb training ground to take on a number of Chelsea sides in the magnificent dome, which houses […]

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Scholars secure Bournemouth fixture

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The SEFA Scholars’ superb fixtures programme continues with the confirmation of a game against Championship side Bournemouth.   The Scholars will travel to face the Cherries on Tuesday April 1 at the Conford Sports Centre in Dorset, which is home to a state of the art FIFA Two Star Graded 3G pitch.   Bournemouth’s Under […]

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SEFA welcome Milan players to Village

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Thursday night saw over 125 SEFA players and their families descend upon the Village Hotel Maidstone for the 2014 Milan pre tour presentation.   The presentation saw the unveilling of the tour kits, and also saw tour head Simon Beard unveil the squads and their managers for the tour.   Ten squads will travel to […]

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SEFA secure another Chelsea fixture

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Soccer Elite FA’s relationship with Premier League giants Chelsea continues to thrive with a SEFA Under 7 team invited to face the Blues’ Development Squad in Eltham.   The squad has been selected from our Maidstone United Player Development Centre and will travel to south east London on Monday evening.   The boys will be […]

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Coach evening goes down a storm

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Soccer Elite FA’s ‘Coach the Coaches’ event stopped off at Kings Hill Sports Park last night to work with the coaches of partner club Kings Hill.   Coaches including Andy Hessenthaler and Lee Spiller took to the superb facility in West Malling to work with the Kings Hill coaches who work with players from under […]

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Countdown to Milan continues with presentation evening

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The excitement around SEFA’s Milan trip will be upped another notch tonight as we host our pre tour presentation evening at The Village Hotel Maidstone.   Over 100 players who are attending the tour will head to The Village at 7PM to find out, among other things, what squad they are in and who their […]

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Goalkeeper coach required

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Soccer Elite FA are looking for a goalkeeping coach to join their existing goalkeeper setup. Potential candidates can find out more and apply through our recruitment page

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SEFA welcome Southall

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Soccer Elite FA are delighted to announce the appointment of Gillingham legend and former Premier League player Nicky Southall to our coaching team.   Nicky joins us after an illustrious playing career at eight clubs which included a spell in the Premier League with Bolton Wanderers.   Best known for his numerous spells at Gillingham […]

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Watch now: SEFA Team Mates

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Soccer Elite FA are pleased to reveal the first video in a new series of SEFA Scholars Team Mates First up is second year Scholar and Whitstable Town first team right back Aaron Simpson, who reveals all about his playing colleagues at Maplesden Noakes, including an interesting choice for his all time dream team mate… […]

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SEFA welcome new goalkeeper coach

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All at SEFA would like to welcome Goalkeeper Coach Stewart Copeland to the Soccer Elite FA team.   The Goalkeeping Level 2 and Youth Module 2 will take our Monday night Maplesden Noakes and Wednesday night Gallagher Stadium ‘keepers, and took his first sessions last week.   A full time goalkeeper coach by day, Stewart […]

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SEFA 8s invited to Chelsea

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Good luck to the Soccer Elite FA Under 8s who this Saturday are travelling to Chelsea’s magnificent Cobham Training Ground for a fixtures against the Blues.   The festival, which will involve a number of Chelsea’s development teams from across the South East, will take place in Cobham’s superb dome, which houses a state-of-the-art synthetic […]

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