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Midweek Football Cup

Season

8 to 16 teams in the cup competition with 2 to 4 groups (4 to 5 teams in each group). Teams will play a minimum of 7 matches, and a maximum of 11 matches (one match a week). 6 to 8 group matches (playing each other twice in the group), plus knockout matches (one match).

 

Match Duration

Pitches are booked for 90 minutes (Monday to Thursday). Actual playing time may vary, 38 to 44 minutes each half depending on teams' punctuality.
Teams will play a maximum of one match per week.

 

Kick-offs

The majority of kick-offs are 7.30pm and/or 8.30pm.
A few matches at 6pm.
No matches on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Bank Holidays, and 17/12/2021 to 09/01/2022 inclusive.

 

Players

Teams can use up to 16 players for each match (5 rolling subs).
Unlimited player registrations.

 

Referees

Qualified FA officials (1 referee & 2 assistants) officiate ALL Cup matches.

 

Venues

Brand new, state-of-the-art floodlit all-weather 4G pitches at:
Paddington Recreation Ground, London W9 1PD.
Capital City Academy, London NW10 3ST.