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Fixtures on for this Saturday 2005 and 2008
Wednesday 29 October 2014 - 00:00:00 in General

Fixtures on for this Saturday 2005 and 2008
In the Fixtures and Venues Section of the website.
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2004 fixtures on up to 2nd November
Tuesday 21 October 2014 - 00:00:00 in General

2004 fixtures on up to 2nd November
In the Fixtures and Venues Section of the website.
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ERSDA September 2014 Minutes now available
Monday 13 October 2014 - 00:00:00 in General

ERSDA September 2014 Minutes now available
The minutes of the September meeting are now available. In the Meeting Minutes Section of the website.
IMPORTANT:the ERSDA President, David White, intimated in the minutes that he would be resigning as President at the AGM which is scheduled for Monday, 1st December. 
He will remain on the committee for a further five/six months. ERSDA are, therefore, looking for coaches/parents to put themselves forward to join the ERSDA committee.
Anyone wishing to do so (or requiring further information) should contact any of the present committee members (see ERSDA committee members page) preferably prior to the AGM'.


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2003 fixtures are on up to the end of the season
Saturday 16 August 2014 - 23:00:00 in General

2003 fixtures are on up to the end of the season
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Permission to play friendlies
Friday 06 December 2013 - 00:00:00 in General

Permission to play friendlies
 
 
Hi
 
At a recent Legislation Working Group meeting a request for clarification on the playing of friendly matches was received. After a full debate the recommendation was made to the board and approved.
 
The guidance is in the documents section of the website, under ERSDA and available as word or pdf.
 
Would all member leagues please note the contents when considering an application to play a friendly match.
 
I hope this helps
 
Regards
 
David White
ERSDA President
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The SFA Pathway
Thursday 23 February 2012 - 11:15:34 in General

The SFA Pathway
The SFA Pathway has been with us for over a year. Having met with Hampden representatives Ersda have now been asked to fall into line with the National strategy and apply the small sided rules and ethos to ensure uniformity throughout Scotland.
To check out these rules to your specific age group please check the SFA website www.scottishfa.co.uk or the SYFA site www.scottishyouthfa.co.uk.

We hope to upload a copy of the Pathway rules to the website later this week. We also aim to email all of our coaches now on the data base with their age specific rules so you don’t have to trawl through the 20 page document.

There are very few changes. We are currently looking into the game time issue and may tweak this as we have to take into consideration our facilities, number of teams and allocated time slots.

The only major change is the Retreating line. Only one age group apply this rule now (2003s). All other 7s age groups (2002s 2001s 2000s) play as normal but the Goalkeeper should not kick the ball out from hand. We would still encourage the goalkeepers to pass the ball or throw it.

The 2004 age group start the season playing 4s but will move to 5 aside (4 outfield and 1 goalkeeper) come August. 
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Advice for all clubs
Friday 10 February 2012 - 01:05:54 in General

Advice for all clubs

The SYFA have advised ERSDA that they cannot process any PVG applications for their members/volunteers that already have Enhanced Disclosure or have been SYFA members/volunteers for more than one year. If your club has new members/volunteers who have joined within the last calendar year then you will need to contact the SYFA directly to organise your PVG applications. It is the responsibility of all SYFA members/volunteers to ensure that they have the correct disclosure in order to operate as a club or organisation. This can only be achieved through the clubs Child Protection Officer and the SYFA.

Note: If your club has any members that are already in the PVG system then that member can apply to playitsafe©scottish-football.com to become an official signatory for your club, this will then allow them to process PVG applications for new members only.

ERSDA as an organisation are waiting for Disclosure Scotland to allow the SYFA to process all applications, this will then enable ERSDA to help all clubs through the PVG process.
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Parking in Dubbs Road,Barrhead
Friday 06 May 2011 - 18:57:06 in General

Parking in Dubbs Road,Barrhead
The following email was recieved today from East Renfrewshire Council,

Eamonn,

I’m not sure if you’re familiar with the above private road,however it runs runs adjacent to the Cowan park in Barrhead.  Unfortunately we’ve received a complaint from the land owner regarding people parking in this vicinity in particular on Saturday mornings when ERSDA 7’s is taking place.
As such please can you put on the ersda website that people are not allowed to park on this road as well as highlighting this issue to all coaches who use this facility and ask them to relay this information to all parents of players.

Dubbs Road is highlighted in yellow below.

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Fixture/Venue Updates
Saturday 26 February 2011 - 22:51:44 in General

Fixture/Venue Updates
We are launching a new service on the website to let you know if there are any cancellations of fixtures due to weather or other reasons.
Please read the full article here.
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