New for 2020-21, our Football Fives tournament is a great chance to get your boots on and get involved! With LUSL running both a Men's and Women's tournament side by side, this is a great opportunity to put those new lockdown skills into action and get playing again!

Entry Information

Wednesday 9 June
12:00- 17:00  

Powerleague Nine Elms; 130 Thessaly Road; SW8 5EJ  

We will be running seperate Men’s and Women’s events on the same day.  

Each team will have a minimum of five players and a maximum of eight players.

Entry Dates and Costs

Entries Open: Friday 7th May  

Entry Closing Date: Thursday 3rd June

Team Entry Cost: £75 per team

Entry Process

While clubs are encouraged to enter multiple teams, first teams of different institutions will be given priority before additional teams are considered. Whether your team has been successfully entered will be communicated across after the team entry deadline on Thursday 03 June. 

Institution Administrators (IAs) must enter the desired number of team(s) on BUCS Play. Once IAs have entered the team(s) students can join the team. Players must join the team before Tuesday 08 June, otherwise they will not be permitted to be part of the match day playing squad.

For a Help Guide on how to enter teams on BUCS Play follow this link.

For a Help Guide on how to join your team follow this link

Withdrawal Policy

If you wish to withdraw your team after the closing date, please submit this in writing to LUSL prior to the event. Withdrawals after the closing date will incur a £50 fine.

Please also take note of the BUCS Cancellations, Withdrawals and Refunds Policy.

Covid-19 Measures

What are we doing to ensure your safety?

What’s new for 2020-21?

Like always, we are taking safety at our event seriously. After careful consideration during the off season regarding the current Covid-19 pandemic, the BUCS and LUSL teams have implemented the following measures to promote the health and wellbeing of competitors, officials, volunteers and staff.


We created these measures by:

  1. Seeking advice from local authorities and National Governing Bodies regarding the current Covid-19 restrictions and recommendations
  2. Collaboration with the host venues
  3. Following of Government and NHS advice
  4. Consultation with BUCS Chief Medical Officer


New Measures:

  1. Event Disclaimer updated to include specifics around Covid-19
  2. Limited entries to adhere to capacity restrictions
  3. New event format to enforce all safety protocols such as social distancing, NGB guidance … etc. (EG. Registration, flow, equipment etc.)
  4. Designated times for arrival and departure (These will be communicated after team entries close)
  5. Staff members and volunteers interacting with competitors will be wearing appropriate PPE/face coverings
  6. Temperature checks on arrival. Any competitor failing a temperature check will not be permitted to compete.
  7. Covid-19 questionnaire completed in advance of the event
  8. Self-collection for event paperwork (EG. Captains Pack)
  9. Access to hand-washing facilities, or hand sanitiser
  10. Increased signage on hand washing
  11. No handshakes, high-fives and spitting
  12. Extra cleaning and disinfecting of frequently touched surfaces and facilities
  13. We will be operating on a restricted access policy and no spectators are permitted
  14. Competitors must depart promptly after competition finishes – no hanging around post event


What’s expected of competitors:

  1. Event competitors should stay home if they have any Covid-19 symptoms, live in the same household with someone with Covid-19 symptoms or have been diagnosed with, or suspected to have, Covid-19 in the past 14 days.
  2. Competitors must follow direction from BUCS staff
  3. Competitors must comply with temperature checks. Any competitor failing a temperature check will not be permitted to compete.
  4. Competitors must complete Covid-19 questionnaire before competing
  5. Competitors should always follow social distancing guidance
  6. Competitors should ensure they are following hand hygiene practices at all times
  7. Competitors should wear a face covering when indoors
  8. Competitors should not share equipment at this time unless permitted within NGB guidance
Follow the guidance and safety procedures outlined for the event you are attending. These can be found in the Event Guide.