NORTHAMPTONSHRE FA IS DELIGHTED TO REVEAL THE WINNERS OF ITS 2020 fa and mcdonald's GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL AWARDS
The FA and McDonald’s Grassroots Football Awards are for people who make a positive difference. It’s our way to celebrate the fantastic individuals who put their heart and soul into the grassroots game across Northamptonshire – and say a huge thank you to the incredible volunteers who inspire us all.
These volunteers have weathered the storm this season. With the floods and now the coronavirus pandemic, it’s more important than ever to recognise and thank them for their hard work and dedication in a challenging time, so join us in saying congratulations to our 2020 winners!
Club of the Year
Winner: Brackley Athletic
Runner-up: Sands United
Coach of the year (Adults)
Winner: Andy Sheridan – Northampton Town Multi Disability Team
Runner-up: Lee Martin – Netherton United Ladies and Girls
Coach of the Year (Youth)
Winner: Andy Davis – Deanshanger Colts & Girls FC
Runner-up: Steve Lyons – Corby Hellenic
Groundsman of the Year
Mohammed Robson – Spencer Community Trust
League of the Year
Winner: Nene Sunday League
Match Official of the Year
Project of the Year
Weetabix Youth League Respect Campaign
Rising Star of the Year
Winner: Aaron Clipston – Ringstead Rangers and Thrapston Town
Runner-up: Chloe-Leigh Brown – Corby Town Girls
Volunteer of the Year
Winner: Victoria Sillett – Brackley Athletic
Runner-up: Georgina Durman – Mawsley Girls FC
We Only Do Positive Award
Earls Barton U13’s Parents
Thank you to our panel members for their time in selecting this year’s winners – and also to everyone who submitted a nomination earlier in the year.
Finally, congratulations again to all of our winners, who will now go through to represent Northamptonshire at the regional stage of the competition.
Everything you do for the game is truly appreciated by us all at Northamptonshire FA.