This is the official home of the Scottish Youth Football Association Limited (SYFA) the national governing body of youth football in Scotland. We are responsible for EVERYDAY, RECREATIONAL, GRASSROOTS football from Orkney to Edinburgh from Peterhead to Lockerbie and cover age groups up to and including 21's.
Have a browse through our website to get a flavour of what is happening in Youth Football today and tomorrow in Scotland.
The Scottish Youth FA mission is:
Leading the way and modernising our approach to guarantee the continued growth of grassroots football
Encouraging all boys and girls throughout Scotland to play organised football and enabling every child to develop and flourish as a player.
SYFA is helping all SYFA volunteers to create a safe and fun environment while developing and supporting all players.
The Scottish Youth FA vision is:
To increase the number of children and young adults playing organised, quality football throughout Scotland.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Archie Sharkie MBE (1935-2015), a member of SYFA since its formation, a former President of the ASYFC, Former Council Member of the SFA and a 'well kent' face at youth football matches in Scotland. The funeral will be on Tuesday 24 November at Clydebank (Dalnottar) Crematorium, Mountblow Road, Clydebank, G81 4SL at 11.30am. .