The FA's Disability Football Strategy has firmly placed the FA
as the world leading governing body in the development of disability
football. The success of the strategy has seen an explosion of
opportunity through schools programmes, Ability County and Charter
Standard Clubs, regional football festivals and leagues, through
to Coaching Centres and the England imparement specific squads
the strategy includes participation for all, it enables elite
performers to be guided through a "Player Pathway" to
the national teams.
The Football Association currently run 8 England Football Squads
and Development Squads for the impairment groups. These squads
represent England in friendly internationals as well as in European
and World Championships.