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CEFA Players of the Season

Introduced ahead of the 2018/19 season, the Community Education Football Alliance (CEFA) league is a competition representing EFL Club CCOs in regional leagues. Any players registered on a post-16 education pathway with their CCO is eligible to play in the league. The competition provides playing opportunities for young people, regardless of ability as well as the opportunity to participate in a football competition governed professionally by the EFL.

A male and a female participant will be awarded the CEFA Player of the Season.

CCOs will be contacted by Michelle Robbins of the EFL Trust in the weekly Heads of Scheme update, informing them of this award, asking the Team Administrator for nominations for their players of the season.

EFL support: Michelle Robbins (

CEFA Players of the Season

    Club representative details

    Player Details - both male and female


    Please provide the following on both players (please differentiate between male and female player when submitting)


    On field

    Please provide testimonies in support of both players from the following:

    Please upload any supporting articles or further documentation on both players, clearly labelling the documents. 

    Please also upload a portrait photo and minimum of 1 action photo of both players.