Girls Friday Football
For U8 – U16 Girls
This page contains information for girls born 2004 – 2012 incl.
Please click below for other age groups
Girls’ Program Objectives
To become the best girls’ football program in Victoria by:
a) giving as many girls as possible the opportunity to play the world’s greatest game;
b) providing the best technical and personal development program, working not only on the girls’ football technique, but also their life skills; and
c) delivering the program in a fun and positive environment.
- Courage – To take risks and push ourselves to be the best we can
- Trust – Trust each other to do our very best
- Empower – Give each other the responsibility to shine
- Teamwork – Working together to produce greater outcomes
- Respect – Respect all those that help us play the beautiful game.
- Humility – Win with dignity, fail with grace
Age Groups and Levels
We know that if girls are playing with, and against, players of a similar skill level to themselves, they will enjoy their football more and their skills will develop faster.
For Girls born 2004-2006 inclusive, Glen Eira FC offers both graded and ungraded teams in U14 and U16 girls age groups.
- U16 Graded Team
- U16 Ungraded Team
- U14 Graded Team
- U14 Ungraded Team
For Girls born 2007, we offer 3 levels of team.
- U13 Girls Development Squad
- U13 Graded Team
- U13 Ungraded Team
For Girls born 2008, we offer 3 levels of team.
Note the U12 GDS team will play in Boys leagues in order to get the right level of competition.
- U12 Girls Development Squad
- U12 Graded Team(s)
- U12 Ungraded Team(s)
For girls born 2009 to 2012 inclusive.
Our expectation is that the highest level team from each age group will play in boys leagues in order that they are playing at an appropriate level.
- U8-U11 Graded Team(s)
- U8-U11 Ungraded Team(s)
How to Join
Click here to see How to Join Glen Eira FC. Submitting the Expression of Interest form in step 1 means we will let you know about any potential try-out sessions and how to do the proper sign up if you are successful in gaining a spot in a team.Fee Schedule.
The club runs formal gradings sessions for its girls’ development squads and graded girls’ teams.
Graded teams train twice a week with volunteer coaches. See below for more info on the girls’ development squads.
Click to see the dates and session times.
U12 & U13 Girls’ Development Squad (GDS)
Aimed at advanced girls who aspire to play at the highest levels.
Girls Development Squads seek to fast-track the development of the players selected, and to facilitate pathways for these girls.
GDS Teams coached by FFA B or C license coaches with extensive experience coaching girls teams.
U13 GDS is expected to play in the U13 Girls Metro-wide girls competition
The Girls’ Technical Director, John Sugunananthan will be head coach of this team.
U12 GDS will play in the Sunday Boys competition
Remko Stikkelbroeck u13 GDS coach, C license, experience coached
Meetings for coaches of Girls’ teams will be held from 7:30pm – 9:30pm on the following dates:
- 2020 Dates coming TBA
Please reach out to a coordinator if you have any questions.
Technical Director Girls Football
Mob 0418 156 620
Girls Operations Manager
Mob 0488 040 310
Girls’ Program Manager
Mob 0408 578 778
Glen Eira FC’s girls teams compete in the FFV South zone. Matches are played on Sundays from April through August inclusive. Usual kickoff times are 9am, 10:10am, 11:20am, 12:30pm or 3pm, depending on the age grouping and fixture draw. Younger teams play earlier in the day, older teams a bit later.
From late March onwards, click here to view the Fixture Draw.
The season consists of 18 rounds — 9 home matches and 9 away matches.