Girls football teams are categorised by the relevant age group, with the "Under" commonly abbreviated to "U", e.g. U10 . This relates to the maximum age at the 31st August immediately before the start of the relevant season. Players can be within a two year age band as indicated below.
FA rules do not permit children under the age of 6 years old to play in matches of any kind.
Players who are aged under 15 at 31st August are also not permitted to play in a match where any other player is older or younger by two years or more than that person.
Note that older age groups (U17/U18) are shown for the benefit ot teams progressing to the Thames Valley Counties Womens League.
|Age Group||School Year From||School Year To||2016/17 Season: Date of Birth between||2017/18 Season: Date of Birth between|
|Under 7||Year 1 (if 6th birthday reached)||Year 2||01/09/09 to 6th Birthday||01/09/10 to 6th Birthday|
|Under 8||Year 2||Year 3||01/09/08 to 31/08/10||01/09/09 to 31/08/10|
|Under 9||Year 3||Year 4||01/09/07 to 31/08/09||01/09/08 to 31/08/10|
|Under 10||Year 4||Year 5||01/09/06 to 31/08/08||01/09/07 to 31/08/09|
|Under 11||Year 5||Year 6||01/09/05 to 31/08/07||01/09/06 to 31/08/08|
|Under 12||Year 6||Year 7||01/09/04 to 31/08/06||01/09/05 to 31/08/07|
|Under 13||Year 7||Year 8||01/09/03 to 31/08/05||01/09/04 to 31/08/06|
|Under 14||Year 8||Year 9||01/09/02 to 31/08/04||01/09/03 to 31/08/05|
|Under 15||Year 9||Year 10||01/09/01 to 31/08/03||01/09/02 to 31/08/04|
|Under 16||Year 10||Year 11||01/09/00 to 31/08/02||01/09/01 to 31/08/03|
|Under 17||Year 11||Year 12||01/09/99 to 31/08/01||01/09/00 to 31/08/02|
|Under 18||Year 11 & 12||Year 13||01/09/98 to 31/08/01||01/09/99 to 31/08/02|