Players Wanted ! (updated October 2020)

Byron Red Star FC are recruiting players for the 2020 - 2021 season at various age ranges, we are currently looking for the following players: (Age groups & school years as of September 2020)

If there are no current vacancies in your age range and you are interested in joining, please contact us and we will be in touch to let you know if we have any places available as things do change.


  • We are always looking for volunteers and coaches to either help out with our existing teams or to start up new teams.  Contact us to have chat about joining our fantastic club.  We provide funding for FA accredited coaching courses, mentors and a welcome pack giving you all the information required.

Under 6's/Development squad - (Year 1)

  • Open sessions will start up again from September 2020 for children in Year 1* (dependant on Government and FA advice)

Under 7's - (Year 2)

  • All teams are currently full

Under 8's - (Year 3)

  • Our Hawks are looking for two new outfield players as we move up to 7aside next season (2021/2022 season).   The team plays in the top division of the Echo league so players must be of that standard.  We train twice a week, on Tuesday evening’s and Saturday mornings on a 3G pitch in Romford, whilst our matches are played on Sunday’s.  We would be happy for players to come over and train with us on a Tuesday or a Saturday with the understanding that they are joining us next season. Please call or message Jonjo, 07768 862555

Under 9's - (Year 4)

  • Our Eagles are looking for 2-3 players to help push the current strong squad up to the top division in readiness for when they move to 7v7 in September.  Contact Callum on 07762 839 923 for a chat. 

Under 10's - (Year 5)

  • Our Hawks are looking for a couple of players to help push them forwards.  Please contact Chris on 07825 434 751 to have a chat.

Under 11's - (Year 6)

  • All teams are currently full

Under 12's - (Year 7)

  • The Eagles are currently full

Under 13's - (Year 8)

  • Our Eagles are looking for a number of strong players in the following positions: GK, Defence and an attacking player.  Contact Jon on 07951 669 192 if you are interested in coming over.  Our Kestrels are looking to add a couple of committed players  (ideally a confident midfielder) to their strong squad for next season.  Contact Paul on 07734 716 264 for an informal chat.

Under 14's - (Year 9)

  • All teams are currently full

Under 15's - Under 17's

  • ​At present we do not have any teams in these age groups, however if you are interested in creating a team or transferring from another club,  please get in touch.

Open age

  • Our  Sunday league team who will be joining the Essex Corinthian league is currently full.

With our younger age groups, the focus is on having fun, building technique and encouraging players to express themselves

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Our locations:

  • Rise ParkBeauly Way, Romford, RM1 4XH

  • The Society of Old Brentwoods, Ashwells Rd, Brentwood, CM15 9SE

  • Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls, Brentwood Road, Romford, RM1 2RR

  • Hylands Park, Hornchurch, RM11 1EE

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