Formed in , it is the oldest football association in the world and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the amateur and professional game in its territory. The FA sanctions all competitive football matches within its remit at national level, and indirectly at local level through the county football associations. It runs numerous competitions, the most famous of which is the FA Cup. It is also responsible for appointing the management of the men's , women's , and youth national football teams. As the first football association, it does not use the national name "English" in its title.
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The Football Association's Management Team, working together with The FA Board, Council and staff, aims to deliver an effective and professional organisation for the greater good of English football. The FA consists of a permanent staff, predominantly based at its headquarters at Wembley Stadium and St. George's Park in Burton. Greg became the independent chairman of The Football Association in August Greg has a wealth of football experience, having spent six years as chairman of the English Football League, prior to which he was on the board and then chairman of Leicester City. The client portfolio included 10 of the top 30 global brands.
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Manchester United's chief executive David Gill has been appointed as a vice-chairman of the Football Association. Gill said: "I'm delighted to have been appointed vice-chairman of the Football Association. The health and success of the Football Association is vital to the future of the game in England and I hope to justify the board's faith in me by helping to shape discussions and actions to deliver that.