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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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IFA League & IFA British Cup Entries – Still Open

ENTRIES for the 2018/19 IFA League and Cup competitions are still open.  All teams are welcome to enter, the form must be completed before games can count towards either competition. A reminder that the General IFA rules, the IFA League rules, the IFA Cup rules and the IFA Spirit must be shared with all managers, players and supporters before you complete […]

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Football Manager WorldNet 2018 – Day Two Results

Day Two Results for Football Manager WorldNet 2018 & BigTamVets 2018. Congratulations to our three winners, all from South Yorkshire; Rotherham United in the Main Competition as they beat Peterborough 2-0, Barnsley who overcame RC Lens B 1-0 in Golden Goal period of Extra Time to win their first silverware, and Doncaster Rovers Vets, who […]

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Football Manager WorldNet 2018 – Day One Results

Football Manager WorldNet & BigTamVets 2018 kicked off in the blistering Nottingham heat on Saturday 7th August. With temperatures up to 30c during the day, the weekend was one of the hottest WorldNet’s in memory. The day was quite rushed, with packed schedules before dashing to the pub to watch England’s 2-0 Quarter Final victory […]

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War Child chosen as charity partner

The IFA is delighted to announce War Child as our charity partner for this year’s Worldnet and BigTamVets tournaments. The charity was chosen by Miles Jacobson, Studio Director at Sports Interactive, the creators of the Football Manager series of games and our headline sponsors for this year’s tournaments. War Child is striving for a world where […]

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Worldnet and Big Tam Vets – schedule confirmed

WITH England’s course to the World Cup Quarter-Finals now plotted and navigated, we’re delighted to confirm the schedule for next weekend’s Worldnet and Big Tam Vets tournaments. The timings are a little more condensed than we would all like, but every team will be finished before the 3pm kick-off. We ask all teams to ensure […]

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Shaymen scoop Team of the Year award

THIS year’s IFA Team of the Year 2018 is awarded to AFC Halifax. The Team of the Year is one of the most prestigious awards to win within the IFA, having been voted for by the other teams. First introduced in 1998, the award is presented at the end of every IFA season to the […]

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