There are many small sided competitions throughout the year that are played at unit level.
The main men's tournament is the Army Sixes, the finals of which are played in May of each year. The competing 16 teams in the final are selected from the divisional tournaments that are staged during the course of each season.
In 2016 a new women's tournament was created - the 1966 Women's Commemorative Sixes. Staged in Grantham, this competition is open to all units and has enhanced the development of women's football at unit level.
Various corps also organise small sided competitions.