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Football League Trust Partners

The Football League

The Football League

Formed in 1888 by its twelve founder members, The Football League is the world’s original league football competition and is the template for leagues the world over.

Professional Footballers Association


The Professional Footballers’ Association is the world’s longest established professional sportsperson’s union.

Premier League

The Premier League

The organising body of the Premier League with responsibility for the competition, its rule book and the centralised broadcast and other commercial rights.

Esmee Fairbairn Foundation

Esmee Fairbairn

The Foundation aims to improve the quality of life for people and communities throughout the UK both now and in the future.

Coalfields Regeneration Trust

Coalfields Regeneration Trust

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust aim to generate resources to respond to their communities’ needs and deliver programmes that make a positive and lasting difference.

The FA

The FA

The Football Association was founded in 1863 as the governing body of the game of football in England and is responsible for all regulatory aspects.

Street Games


StreetGames support a network of projects which give sports and volunteering opportunities to young people in disadvantaged communities across the UK.


TVS Education

TVS Education work with their key partners to provide education opportunities for young people through sport.



The @Futsal Group represents a multi-million pound investment to roll-out the game of 5-a-side Futsal across the UK.

The Football League Trust and Open University

Open University

Through academic research, pedagogic innovation and collaborative partnership, the Open University want to be the world leader for supported open learning.

National Citizen Service

NCS Trust

The NCS Trust is a not-for-profit social enterprise established to shape, support, champion and lead a thriving National Citizen Service.

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Sport England

Sport England is working to increase the number of people who play sport regularly and aim to make lives better through sport.

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Network Rail

The Rail Life programme successfully works with schools, community groups and football clubs to get across safety messages in fun and engaging ways.

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A project developed by Ferrero to promote and publicise sports activities as part of a healthy daily routine, especially for children.

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University of South Wales

The University of South Wales has values of quality and excellence in delivering education, this extends to the foundation degree on offer with The Trust.