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Eligibility of Players & Teams 2019/20

AS part of us looking to continually improve the IFA for all, as a Committee we are currently reviewing the rules for entry to our organisation including League, Cup and our flagship Worldnet competitions. We would encourage all IFA teams to complete as many league fixtures, especially “double header” games, as possible by the end […]

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Accommodation for WorldNet & BigTamVets 2019

WE recently sent out the details for the University Accommodation for Football Manager WorldNet / BigTamVets 2019. Firstly, if your group contains more than 20 people please book your accommodation directly with the University. Please contact The IFA Committee on their usual email address to be provided with the details for the team at Nottingham […]

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Discipline and Conduct in the IFA

WHILST we should not have to remind any teams of the below three rules, we have encountered instances recently where as a Committee we have had to take actions against some of our member teams. At the beginning of the season, you will have agreed to abiding by the IFA General Rules and these been […]

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Football Manager WorldNet & BigTamVets 2019 – Entry Still Open!

RETURNING to Nottingham in July this year, we are delighted to be returning to the University of Nottingham’s Riverside Sports Complex on the weekend of the 5th – 7th July 2019, with our flagship tournaments WorldNet and BigTamVets which are once again proudly sponsored by Football Manager. For the third year in a row we are delighted […]

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Seasons Greetings from all at the IFA!

On behalf of all of the IFA Committee, thank you to all our players, teams and officials for your continued support over the past twelve months. We hope that you have all had a very Merry Christmas and hope you have a great New Year into 2019. A big well done to all our winners […]

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Football Manager WorldNet & BigTamVets 2019 – Earlybird Deadline One Week Away!

The deadline for our fantastic £200 Earlybird entry offer WorldNet & BigTamVets 2019 is just one week away. After this point the fee reverts to our standard price of £250. Worldnet & BigTamVets are back at the University of Nottingham’s Riverside Sports Complex on the weekend of Friday 5th July to Sunday 7th July 2019, sponsored once […]

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Football Manager WorldNet & Big Tam Vets 2019 – Entry Details

FOLLOWING the announcement of WorldNet and BigTamVets 2019, proudly sponsored by Football Manager, we are now delighted to confirm entry costs for the 2019 competition. Both tournaments will return to the University of Nottingham’s Riverside Sports Complex on the weekend of the 5th – 7th July 2019. This year we are launching a new price structure […]

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Football Manager Worldnet and BigTamVets 2019 – Dates announced

FOLLOWING feedback from the teams that attended this year’s events, we are delighted to confirm the dates for Worldnet and BigTamVets 2019. Both tournaments will return to the University of Nottingham’s Riverside Sports Complex on the weekend of the 5th – 7th July 2019. We are also delighted to announce that FOOTBALL MANAGER will also be […]

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War Child – donation update

THANKS to the generosity of our teams at the recent Worldnet and Bigtamvets tournaments held in Nottingham a few weeks ago, the IFA has sent a donation totalling £350 to War Child, the charity nominated by Miles Jacobson from our tournament sponsors at Football Manager. We’d like to thank all of our teams for supporting […]

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IFA British Cup Draw 2018/19 – Round One

The draw for Round One of the IFA British Cup took place this lunchtime. The draw has thrown up several England vs Scotland games, with Dunfermline, Alloa, Hearts and Queens Park coming south of the border in Round One, with Salford City and Manchester United heading north to complete their ties. 27 teams are taking […]

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