U10/W10 and U11/W11 football is focused on the further acquisition of skills, through short and dynamic (9 v 9, including goal keeper) games to mimic the format of full-size football. The aim is to continue the development of young players to enhance the skills introduced during earlier age divisions. The focus will be to enhance each players skill in 4 key areas of the game:
Each U10/W10 or U11/W11 team is made up of a squad of 13 players, with a parent coach and manager. The game is 9 v 9 (including goalkeeper) and is played on a 70 m x 50 m pitch with 25 min halves. More details on the playing format and rules for U10/W10 and U11/W11 football can be found HERE.
Seaforth FC truly hopes you have a enjoyable, fun-filled and exciting 2019 Season.
For the 2019 Season, the dates of birth that are eligible to play in each age group are:
In some cases, children can play up an age division, but approval must be sought from the relevant Age Coordinator.
Girl players can elect to play in a Girls Only competition (on Sunday), Mixed competition (on Saturday), or both.
The following are the key steps to register to play football for Seaforth FC in 2019:
If you would like your child to play with certain other children, children from the same school or a specific team, please include this information during the registration process. Please note that Age Coordinators will make every effort to accommodate any requests, but no guarantee is made.
Players are graded prior to the start of the season, with teams generally formed of players of equal ability. For detailed information, please visit Grading & Team Allocation.
For further information, please refer to the FFA Play Football information and FAQs or contact the relevant Age Coordinator.
Soon after the registration period has closed and grading has been completed, the Age Coordinator will notify all registered players of their team. Once the teams have been released, it is the responsibility of each team to complete the following next steps:
For any questions or issues that arrive prior to and during the season, the team manager can contact the relevant Age Coordinator for assistance and support.