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For the Winter season (terms 2 & 3), Eastern Suburbs AFC offer in-house football to all youth club members from grades 10 to 14.
In-house games are played across our home venues against other players from ESAFC. Each Saturday morning, teams will play two games with a short break in between.
Registrations open 8th January, 2019
For those wanting to play at a higher level, AFF Teams are also available. Please be aware that there is an extra fee for training sessions as you will be trained by a paid ESAFC Coach. For all 10th Grade AFF Team information, CLICK HERE
10th Grade Boys
021 714 936
10th Grade Girls
021 705 266
WHERE & WHEN
10th Grade Boys games are at Glover on Saturday afternoon
10th Grade Girls games are at Glover or Madills on Saturday afternoon
Season starts 4th May 2019 and ends 7th September 2019
Games are played on the first weekend of the school holidays, but not the middle or last
CLICK HERE for Glover Park pitch map
10th Grade teams play on 1/4 of a standard pitch, with small goals
Games have 20 minutes halves with a 5 minute break between
Games are played with a size 4 football
For Rules CLICK HERE
Each boys team has approximately 7 members. Teams are allocated by the grade coordinators. Team requests can be made on your registration form, but please be aware that you may not always get your requested team.
COST & UNIFORM
All players pay a subscription (membership) fee of $235. Pay before the 1st March and receive an Early Bird Discount.
Family Discount of $70 is available from the 3rd playing member in each family
All players need their own uniform, available from the ESAFC shop at Madills Farm;
Each in-house team requires volunteers for coach and manager, with other parents rostered to set up and take down the goals. We encourage teams to organise their own training sessions throughout the week to prepare for game day.
All parents/spectators (excluding coach) are expected to stay outside of the pitch lines during games to avoid damaging the grounds.
To be eligible for an AFF team, you must take part in Term 1 Preseason training. 10th Grade teams compete at AFF level against players from other clubs. This means venues will change each week across the Auckland region.
As part of our player development programme, training will involve a commitment of at least 2 sessions per week for all players. Those who show the potential and drive to play at their highest ability will then be given a place in the Elite/Premier squad – this involves 3 training sessions per week.
To register for Term 1 2019 training, log in to your Club Hub account and click “Tasks” and then “Purchases & Bookings”. Please be aware that this comes with an additional cost for professionally coached sessions.
2019 Training Fees are as follows;
Term 1 training commences the week of 29th January, and ending the week 8th April.
10TH GRADE BOYS AFF TRAINING – TERM 1
10TH GRADE GIRLS AFF TRAINING – TERM 1
10TH GRADE BOYS AFF TRAINING – TERM 2 & 3
Development (Black, Blue, Green)
Elite (Gold, White, Yellow, Selected Black Players)
10TH GRADE GIRLS AFF TRAINING – TERM 2 & 3