Lancashire FA is thrilled to launch its inaugural Football Awards. The Association is looking to establish this event as the showcase for football across the north-west.
The 2019 Football Awards will take place on Saturday 31 August at the University of Bolton Stadium and will be hosted by the Voice of Old Trafford and EA Sports FIFA games - Alan Keegan.
This will be the perfect opportunity to honour and thank those who have helped the National Game flourish throughout Lancashire during the 2018/19 season.
Lancashire FA’s Chief Executive Officer Simon Gerrard, said: “This awards dinner represents the culmination of a season of hard work and dedication from many of our volunteers across the region.”
“It is vital we recognise and congratulate the efforts of our hundreds of leagues, clubs, coaches, officials and grounds teams from across Lancashire, and this awards dinner will go some way to thank them for all for their efforts.”
“On behalf of Lancashire FA, I’d also like to thank Bolton Wanderers FC for hosting our main event of the year.”
“I look forward to welcoming the football community to what will be a fantastic evening.”
A total of 15 awards will be won on the night, ranging from Grassroots Coach of the Year to Young Male and Female Officials of the Year.
The full list of categories is as follows:
- Grassroots Coach of the Year
- Supporter of the Year
- Grounds team of the Year
- Rising Star of the Year
- Club of the Year
- League of the Year
- The Respect Award
- Volunteer of the Year
- Male Match Official of the Year
- Female Match Official of the Year
- Young Male Match Official of the Year
- Young Female Match Official of the Year
- Project of the Year
- Inclusion Award
- Futsal Contribution Award
- 30 Year Service Award
- 50 Year Service Award
The shortlist of each award is set to be announced across all Lancashire FA channels in the coming weeks, with a confirmed list of all shortlists available on Tuesday 23 July.
The evening will be a black tie/dress event, with arrival from 6:00pm. The full schedule for the evening can be downloaded below.
Tickets for the awards night are now on sale for a price of £40 per person.
Those shortlisted for an award will be given ONE FREE entry to the evening.
Tickets for the 2019 Awards can be purchased below.
Schedule for the evening
Football Awards Dinner Menu
Purchase Tickets here