Festival 2024

Radyr Rangers Festival 2024

The 2024 Radyr Rangers Festival, headline sponsored by CR Electrics (SW) Ltd., takes place on June 8th at The Mound Field, Morganstown.

There is plenty of information about the day below, don’t forget to join along on the day on social media using #radyrrangersfestival and follow us on X and Instagram @radyrrangersfc.

The Day

We look forward to welcoming all participating teams to The Mound Field, Morganstown for what will be a special day of football. We have an action packed programme with Under 8 and Under 10 teams attending in the morning session followed by Under 9 and Under 11 in the afternoon.

Getting Here, Parking and Registration

The Mound Field is located in Morganstown CF15 8LB. There will be limited parking available in the business parks on Ty Nant Rd and volunteers will be on hand to guide festival goers to the available slots, please be aware that there is strictly no parking available at The Mound itself, nor should anyone park in Pugh’s Garden Centre or the Ty Nant Inn.

The morning session (U8 and U10) starts at 9.30am and ends at 1pm. Please therefore make sure you have arrived and registered your team by 9.15am.

The afternoon session (U9 and U11) starts at 2pm, please make sure you have registered by 1.45pm.

The Football

Keep track of the time, matches are 15 minutes each, no half time, and a five minute turnaround between each match, the time keepers will be prompt and to the clock so be ready to go at kick off.

Max Squad size is up to 10 players, Games will be 5-a-side (U8 & U9) and 7-a-side (U10 & U11), with rolling subs, Players can only be registered for one team, Under FAW rules the minimum age for players is six years.

Team coaches must have registration details on Comet, as they could be asked for at any time during the Festival, Each game will last 15 minutes, played one way only, with no half-time break

There will only be a 5minute interval between games, The start of games on all pitches will be centralised, with the use of a hooter for the kick-off and full-time. Please be ready in plenty of time for kick-off!

Any queries or complaints should be raised by Team Managers to a member of the Festival committee, via the Welcome Desk.

Match Rules

Normal SFAW rules apply, except where differing below:

Games are 15 minutes with no half-time, No offside, All free kicks are indirect, Goalkeepers are allowed to pick up a back pass, Nearest player to be 3m away at kick off, free kicks and goal kicks; Every player must wear shin-pads, or they will be asked to leave the pitch by the supervising coaches.

Respect our referees; they are volunteers from the Radyr Rangers U14 & U15 teams and are still children. Match balls provided by RRFC. Any matters of dispute will be ruled over by the RRFC Festival Committee, This is ‘non-competitive’ football. There will be no winners or losers and no scores will be recorded.

Fixture Changes

Please be sure to check our festival fixtures update page before or during your session in case of changes to the running programme or teams pulling out late. Changes to competing teams or schedule will be marked here.

Stalls and Refreshments


We’ll have a range of food and drink refreshment stalls available, a pre-loved kit stall where you are certain to bag a bargain, the obligatory festival hairspray stall and our World Cup Trophy photo booth! So be sure to pay a visit in between matches.

Raffle


We’ve a wonderful range if raffle prizes on offer but see below for the big one – a signed Cymru Football jersey framed and mounted, bag yourself a ticket on the day, you have to be in it to win it!

Our Partners & Sponsors

We have had an incredible response from businesses in the local area and soon we’ll start celebrating their involvement with us so check back here for regular updates about who are partners and sponsors are and how their incredible efforts are supporting our football club and making not just this day, but next season possible!

 

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Headline Sponsor: CR Electrics (SW) Ltd

Find out more about CR Electrics (SW) Ltd, our Headline Sponsor for the Radyr Rangers Festival 2024, introducing the necessary support to high voltage football festival action.

Silver Sponsors

Harding Evans Solicitors

Introducing our first Silver Sponsor for the Radyr Rangers Festival 2024; Harding Evans Solicitors.

MGY Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors

Introducing the second of our Silver Sponsors for the Radyr Rangers Festival 2024, MGY Estate Agents & Chartered Surveyors.

Pugh’s Garden Village

Introducing the third of our Silver Sponsors for the Radyr Rangers Festival 2024, Pugh’s Garden Village.

Veezu

Introducing our fourth and final of our Silver Sponsors for the Radyr Rangers festival 2024; Veezu.

Bronze Sponsors

Many Thanks to our Bronze Sponsors WR Bishop, BYB Accountancy, Bellway Homes and Principality Building Society.

Supporting Businesses and Organisations

We’ve been overwhelmed by the support and generosity shown by both local and regional businesses and other local organisations and groups;

Andrew Cox Barbering, RJ Heating Specialist, CLA Trust and Legacy Planning, Bruton’s Bakers, Kumon, FiveGoLive, Hodge Bank, Hayvenhursts Chartered Accountants, Jigsaw Financial Planning, Old Post House, St Fagans, TfW, RMCC and Radyr Eyecare.

Donations

The Radyr Rangers Festival is the main way this club funds itself for the season, although a day of celebratory football is important, the money we make and raise across the festival helps sustain the club across the season ahead. We welcome support from all quarters, so if you feel you would like to support us in some small way, please head over to the Radyr Rangers FC Just Giving page where all contributions will be received with thanks and our gratitude!