FINANCIAL SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MAY 2016 TRUSTEES’ STATEMENT The summarised financial information is not the full Annual Report and Financial Statements but a summary of information derived from the group’s and parent charitable company’s statement of financial activities for the year ended 31 May 2016 and the group’s balance sheet as at 31 May 2016. The summarised financial information does not contain additional information derived from the Annual Report. The full Annual Report and Financial Statements, from which the summarised financial information is derived, were approved by the Trustees on 19 September 2016 and copies have been filed with the Charity Commission and with the Registrar of Companies. The Independent Auditors have issued an unmodified report on the full financial statements. The statement in the independent auditors’ report, under section 496 of the Companies Act 2006, was unqualified. The full independent auditors’ report contained no statement under sections 498(2) (a) and (b) or 498(3) of the Companies Act 2006. On behalf of the Board of Trustees Gary Hoffman Chairman 6 March 2017 INDEPENDENT AUDITORS’ STATEMENT TO THE MEMBERS OF THE FOOTBALL FOUNDATION We have examined the supplementary summary financial information included within Football Foundation Focus, which comprises the summary group and parent charitable company balance sheet as at 31 May 2016 and the summary consolidated statement of financial activities for the year then ended. RESPECTIVE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE TRUSTEES AND THE AUDITORS The Trustees are responsible for preparing The Football Foundation Focus in accordance with applicable United Kingdom law and the Statement of Recommended Practice: Accounting and Reporting by Charities (revised 2005), which includes information extracted from the full annual financial statements of The Football Foundation for the year ended 31 May 2016. Our responsibility is to report to you our opinion on the consistency of the summary financial information, included within The Football Foundation Focus, with the full annual financial statements for the year ended 31 May 2016. This statement, including the opinion, has been prepared for and only for the charitable company’s members as a body and for no other purpose. We do not, in giving this opinion, accept or assume responsibility for any other purpose or to any other person to whom this statement is shown or into whose hands it may come, save where expressly agreed by our prior consent in writing. 24 FINANCIAL SUMMARY