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Sutherland Shire Football Association

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2015 Finals Series

2015 Finals Series

The 2015 Sutherland Shire Football Association (SSFA) season is nearing completion – with the Finals series almost upon us. Semi Finals are scheduled to be played on Saturday 8 August and Sunday 9 August. The semi finals draw will be available via the ‘fixtures’ tab as soon as practically possible – subsequent to the last [...]

July 29, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News 0

Round 18: WPL17 vs Sydney Olympic – Won 1-0

Round 18: WPL17 vs Sydney Olympic – Won 1-0

After several terrific performances today’s game in comparison was a bit scrappy. The combination of the wind picking up as the game went on & a team that was right in our face, chopping away the whole game probably caused this. When the girls were hitting their targets they looked fantastic shifting the ball quickly [...]

July 29, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Women's Premier League 0

INVITATION TO APPLY FOR WPL/RYL COACHING ROLE AT SSFA in 2016

INVITATION TO APPLY FOR WPL/RYL COACHING ROLE AT SSFA in 2016

The Sutherland Shire Football Association (SSFA) is seeking expressions of interest from coaches who would like join the SSFA Coaching Team in coaching one of the following squads in the 2016 season: Womens Premier League: First Grade Reserve Grade U/17 U/15 U/13 Boys Regional Youth Conference: U/13 U/14 U/15 U/16 Appropriate Coaching accreditation is required [...]

July 27, 2015 SSFA General Manager Coaching, Football News, Representatives 0

Metro Far South State Titles Trials – U12 & U15 Boys, U12, U14 & U16 (City South) Girls

Metro Far South State Titles Trials – U12 & U15 Boys, U12, U14 & U16 (City South) Girls

The 2015 State Titles Tournament will be conducted from 21st – 25th September 2015 at the following locations: 12 Boys          - Griffith 15 Boys          - Parkes 12-14 Girls     – Mudgee 16 Girls          - Glenwood (Valentines Park) Players interested in trialling to represent Metro Far South (must be a resident of the Illawarra or Sutherland Shire) are required to [...]

July 24, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Metro Far South 0

Round 16: WPL17 vs Marconi – Won 5-1

Round 16: WPL17 vs Marconi – Won 5-1

The performance of this side continues to improve & impress all who watch. There was a steady improvement from the 1st round to the 2nd round but you can see that already in the 3rd round the girls improvement has a steep curve to it. We played a fast paced game today, dominating possession & [...]

July 23, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Women's Premier League 0

U14 Metro Far South Boys in 2015

U14 Metro Far South Boys in 2015

This year the Far South Under 14 Team competed at the newly resurfaced Valentine Sport Park complex.  This tournament was a tightly fought affair with a number of teams capable of winning. Despite the competitiveness of the tournament teams were trying to play out from the back and    pursue a possession style of football. Well [...]

July 21, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Metro Far South 0

Games Cancelled for Saturday 18 July, except for W13C, W13B, 16A, and W16B

Games Cancelled for Saturday 18 July, except for W13C, W13B, 16A, and W16B

With more than 50% of the fields deemed unplayable by the respective caretaker Clubs for Saturday 18 July it has become necessary to declare a ‘total washout’ of games. Therefore all games for Saturday 18 July are cancelled, except for those grades randomly selected as noted below: Note that all of these teams will be playing [...]

July 17, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Wet Weather 0

Round 16: WPL17 vs Northern Tigers – Drew 1-1

Round 16: WPL17 vs Northern Tigers – Drew 1-1

The sun may have been shining but it was still a cold windy day up on top of the exposed field Sutherland played on. There was little protection from the wind but to the girls credit they played some really good football. This game was played out between 2 fast & skilful sides. Both teams tried to [...]

July 16, 2015 SSFA General Manager Football News, Women's Premier League 0

GIRLS ONLY FREE SKILLS TRAINING NIGHT – Wed 5 August

GIRLS ONLY FREE SKILLS TRAINING NIGHT – Wed 5 August

Sutherland Shire Football Association is conducting a third free skills training night for girls only to attend. Date: Wednesday 5th August 2015 Venue: Harrie Denning Football Centre, Bates Drive, Kareela. Times: There will be 2 Coaching sessions with: Under 9 to Under 10 at 6pm till 7-15pm Under 11 to Under 15 at 7-30pm till [...]

July 15, 2015 SSFA General Manager Coaching, Football News 0

FREE COACHING UPDATE – ALL COACHES INVITED

FREE COACHING UPDATE – ALL COACHES INVITED

Sutherland Shire Football Association & Football NSW are running a free coaching update for all interested coaches.   Where: Kareela Synthetic Field 2, Princes Highway, Kareela When: Monday 20th July 6.00-8.00pm Theme: Game Training Phase session on coaching players in the 13-17 age group with Oscar Gonzalez- Football NSW Coach Education Manager.   All coaches [...]

July 15, 2015 SSFA General Manager Coaching 0