County Cups

Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA organise and run eight County Cup competitions, which include some of the world’s oldest knockout football competitions.

Senior Challenge Cup

The Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA Senior Challenge Cup is the joint oldest cup competition being run by a County Football Association, sharing this accolade with Birmingham County FA.

The first Senior Challenge Cup was won by The Wednesday back in 1876 at Bramall Lane.

Last season's final saw Frickley Athletic lift the trophy with a 4 - 1 victory over Nostell MWFC at the New York Stadium, Rotherham United's home ground.

Sunday Senior Challenge Cup

The Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA Sunday Senior Challenge Cup represents the pinnacle of Sunday male grassroots football in the County FA region, with this final also being held at the New York Stadium.

Royal Earl were last season's winners, but they were taken to extra time by High Noon after the game had finished 1 -1 after 90 mins. With no goals in the extra time period it needed a penalty shoot out to secure the cup for the Royal Earl team. 

Association Challenge Cup

Denaby Main proved too strong for the AFC Emley Under 21s team in the final at Worksop Parramore's Sandy Lane ground with a 2 - 0 victory.

Saturday Junior Challenge Cup

Penistone FC's Memorial Ground was once again the venue for the Junior  Challenge Cup with the holders Sheffield FC Over 35s playing against Handsworth Parramore's Under 21s team. Handsworth proving worthy winners coming out on top with a    2 - 0 victory.

Sunday Junior Challenge Cup

FC Handsworth Turf managed a 2 - 1 victory over Upton Wrangbrook in an exciting final held at Stocksbridge Park Steels.

Women’s Challenge Cup

Sheffild FC Ladies proved their status as the top Ladies side in the area with a fourth consecutive cup final win, this year against Huddersfield Town Ladies. The game finishing  5 - 1.

Youth Challenge Cup (U16)

Another Handsworth Boys JFC team in their distinctive yellow and black strip were winners against Sheffield Wednesday Young Owls by 3 - 1 in the final played at Frickley Athletic's ground.

U13s Challenge Cup

The final, which took place at Scawthorpe Scorpions ground proved to be a closely fought game, with Thorncliffe Juniors scoring a goal late in the game to see off a fight back from Ryecroft Colts. The game finishing 2 - 0 in Thorncliffe's favour.

CUP RULES 2014-2015

If you need to check the Cup Rule for the competition your team is playing in this season, please click on the underlined title in the Documents section  below. 


FIXTURES FOR 2014-2015

For this season fixtures and results, please click on the box at the bottom of the page relating to the Cup Competition you wish to look at. 


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