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Academy

The Sutherland Shire Football Association Academy offers year-round football development programs for all footballers within the Sutherland Shire Football Association, conducted by professional and experienced development coaches.

Our Vision

To give every player the opportunity to be the best that they can be

The SSFA Academy is a Not for Profit Organisation that fosters and develops Football in the Sutherland Shire with the vision to develop and improve the technical ability of players in the Sutherland Shire through our Community based Academy's and through our specialised Advanced programs developed for players and coaches of all ages to reach their full potential.

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Coaching

Effective guidance from our FFA accredited coaches
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Game Based Coaching

Small side games, facilitate learning of the 4 core skills & game awareness
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Monday Academy

Players are selected to train in the 25-week Skills Development Academy for U8-U16 Boys & Girls
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Holiday Clinics

In conjunction with the Sydney Fc 3 Day U6-U13 Boys & Girls clinics are conductes over the school Holidays.
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Team Coaching

Improving technical and tactical game skills and positional play
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Development

Intensive 5 week programs focusing on football skills
Coaching

Skills Development Programs

Our skills programs can be utilised to add to an individual or even an entire team's weekly training schedule. Each weekly sessions will focus on either running with the ball, One v One, first touch or striking the ball. High repetition of small-sided games allows players to apply their learnt technique in an environment that requires them to think and make football decisions.

our classes

Year-round football development programs

Academy

    

SSFA

Zone Academy

U6-U13

Ages

3

Locations

Provides the opportunity for players who wish to continue their football development after the season has ended.Read More

Club Based

Skills Academy

Specific

Male & Female all ages

5-10

Weeks

Players will improve their core skills under our SSFA Advanced Coaches' guidance.Read More

Advanced Academy

Coaching

U9-U13

Ages

5

Weeks

The intensive one-hour sessions are a terrific way to increase the number of football experiences players have during the week.Read More

SSFA & Sydney FC Clinics

    

Holiday Clinics

SSFA/Sydney FC

5-13

Years

1 or 3

Days

School holiday clinics for boys and girls, which will help kids improve their football skills in a fun & safe environment.Read More

Advanced Holiday

Academy

9-13

Years

3

Days

Advanced Holiday Academy is a 3 x 3-hour program for boys and girls registered to play in the A or B grade competitions.Read More

Coaching

    

Team

Coaching

Any

Age

Team

Size

SSFA coach can either work alongside a team coach for a chosen period or take a team for the entire season.Read More

Group

Coaching

Any

Age

Team

Size

Group Coaching is a great way to train alongside a group of friends in a challenging and competitive environment.Read More

One on One

Coaching

8Yrs

Older

60

MInutes

Players 8 years and older seeking to develop technical aspects of their game and enhance confidence in their ability.Read More

Mini Roos

Coaching

U4-U11

Age

6-12

Players

Providing your club with a complete season program to engage & develop your U4 to U11-year-old players.Read More

Goalkeeper

Coaching

Any

Age

5

Weeks

The Academy Goalkeeper program is delivered weekly & also at Holiday clinics under the guidance of SSFA Goalkeeper coaches.Read More

Skills Programs

    

Skills Development

Programs

Any

Age

5

Weeks

The Skills program may be utilised to add to an individual or even an entire team's weekly training schedule.Read More

Women's Skills

Developmental Programs

Any

Age

Min 4

Participants

Opportunity for female footballers to develop their skills under the guidance of experienced accredited SSFA coaches.Read More

Competitions

    

6 A Side

Football Competition

U8-U13

Ages

10

Weeks

Open to Boys & Girls between the ages of 8 and 14 and played every Sunday during Term 4.Read More

ACTIVE KIDS

Active Kids Vouchers: are accepted for programs that run for a minimum of 8 weeks

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