Under 16 French Cup

Holders: Hurstmere School (North Kent SFA)

Presented by Tony French (KSFA General Secretary 1970-1976 and ESFA Chairman 1986-87) in 1972

Round 1

Limit Date: 21st Sep

Round 2

Limit Date: 19th Oct

Round 3

Limit Date: 9th Nov


Limit Date: 23rd Nov (fixed date)


Limit Date: 14th Dec (fixed date)

Fixture Date
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All Participants

Brockhill Park PA College
Aylesford School - Sports College
Bennett Memorial Diocesan School
Cleeve Park School
Dover Christ Church Academy
Herne Bay High School
Sittingbourne School
Northfleet TC
Charles Dickens School
Queen Elizabeth's GS
Sandwich TS
Ursuline College
Strood Academy
Wrotham School
Sir Roger Manwood's Sch.
King Ethelbert School
Fulston Manor School
Saint Anselm's Catholic School
Hayesbrook School
Hayes School
Howard School
King Henry School
Norton Knatchbull School
Bexleyheath Academy
Bishop Justus C of E School
Canterbury Academy
Archbishops School
St Columba's School
Tunbridge Wells GS for Boys
Haberdashers Crayford Ac.
Dover GS for Boys
Westlands School
Beths GS
Simon Langton GS for Boys
St Gregory's School
Cornwallis Academy
Harris Garrard Academy
Oakwood Park GS
Rainham Mark GS
Ravens Wood School
Bishop Challoner School
Bexley GS
Greenacre Academy
Gravesend GS for Boys
Harris Academy Beckenham
Welling School
St Paul's Academy
Harris Academy Orpington
Bonus Pastor Catholic College
Wilmington GS for Boys
Dover College
Homewood School
Ravensbourne School
Hurstmere School
Farringtons School
Harvey GS for Boys
St John's School
Folkestone Academy
Dane Court GS

Past Winners

1972-73 St Thomas the Apostle; 1973-74 Abbey Wood; 1974-75 Catford; 1975-76 Swanley; 1976-77 Walderslade; 1977-78 Dane Court GS; 1978-79 Ramsden; 1979-80 Northfleet; 1980-81 Dartford THS; 1982-83 Ramsden; 1983-84 Swanley; 1984-85 Kentwood; 1985-86 Northfleet SFB; 1986-87 Oakwood Park GS; 1987-88 Ravensbourne; 1988-89 Erith; 1989-90 Harvey GS; 1990-91 Howard; 1991-92 St John Fisher; 1992-93 Bexleyheath; 1993-94 Walderslade & Ravensbourne - Trophy shared; 1994-95 Rainham Mark GS; 1995-96 Hayes; 1996-97 Howard & Bexley GS - Trophy shared; 1997-98 St John's R.C.; 1998-99 Erith; 1999-00 Bexley GS; 2000-01 Bexley GS;2001-02 Gravesend GS; 2002-03 Erith; 2003-04 Harvey GS & Leigh CTC - Trophy shared.; 2004-05 Harvey GS & Leigh CTC - Trophy shared; 2005-06 Hurstmere; 2006-07 St George's C of E; 2007-08 Darrick Wood; 2008-09 Tunbridge Wells GS; 2009-10 Beths GS; 2010-11 St Pauls Academy; 2011-12 Wilmington GS; 2012-13 Canterbury Academy; 2013-14 Hurstmere; 2014-15 Kemnal TC; 2015-16 Oakwood Park GS; 2016-17 Oakwood Park GS; 2017-18 St Paul's Ac; 2018-19 Hurstmere.


  • Players must be over 14 and under 16 as at midnight 31st August/1st September 2019 (i.e. in Years 10 and 11 in the 2019-2020 academic year)
  • Players who play in this competition are not eligible to play in the KSFA Academies League or Academies Cup, the KSFA Under 18 Silver Jubilee Trophy, the KSFA Under 17 Cup, the KSFA Under 16 Girls Cup, and the KSFA Under 15 Portex Trophy
  • Only boys who are in full-time attendance at school are eligible to play in this competition. Players who spend any part of the normal school day at a football club are ineligible.
  • Matches must be played as scheduled and, in accordance with the undertakings given by schools when entries were submitted, must avoid curriculum time for playing and travelling whenever possible. Matches can only be played in midweek by mutual agreement – failing such agreement, they must be played on a Saturday
  • Schools with players in the Kent Under 16 Squad must avoid dates of county training (Saturday 31st August, Mondays 30th September, 28th October, 11th November, 25th November, 20th January) and matches when arranging cup games, as well as the 48 hours prior to county matches. There will be matches on the following Saturdays: 12th September (Thursday), 5th October, 12th October, 10th November (Sunday), 16th November, 30th November, 25th January. Please refer to the KSFA website for additions and amendments to dates. County players are expected not to play in the 48 hours before a county game
  • The winning school is responsible for entering the result (and the goalscorers for both teams) on the KSFA website within two hours - failure to do so may incur a fine of £10.00.
  • Schools are expected to fulfil their responsibilities to their own players and to other schools in the competition - withdrawal from the competition may be subject to a fine of £50.00