Representative League 23

2023 Applications are now OPEN for players to express their interest in participating in the Season 2023 Football Canterbury Representative League.

Inspired by the old “Canterbury Reps” program which proved both popular and successful in the past, the league is to provide further opportunities for talented players within Football Canterbury to develop, train, and compete with and against the best players in the association and against other regions. Any players interested in trialling, please fill out the EOI form by clicking on the link below.

CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES APRIL 20th 5:00PM.

CLICK HERE TO EXPRESS YOUR INTEREST     

 

Click here to view photos from Strathfield Park (Day 1)

There will be four regions who will have six age groups each, meaning a total of 288 players will be exposed to additional high-level training and matches. Importantly, there will be ideally no clashes with club commitments with teams training and playing on midweek evenings.

Trials will begin early April with competitive matches beginning mid May. Players who are selected will have training sessions as a guide every fortnight with five to six games played throughout the season. It is planned to expand the age groups further in future years.

Regions

  • NorthEast:
    (Balmain, Leichhardt Saints, Leichhardt Tigers).

  • SouthEast:
    (Cooks River, Earlwood, Hurlstone Park, Marrickville)

  • NorthWest:
    (Abbotsford, Burwood,Concord, Five Dock, Russell Lea, Inter Lions).

  • SouthWest:
    (Ashfield, National Sports, Belmore, Canterbury, Enfield, Lakemba, Punchbowl, Roselands, Strathfield).

Age groups

  • G11 Girls: (eligiblity G9, G10,& G11).

  • G13 Girls: (eligbility G12/G13).

  • U10 Boys/Mixed: (eligibility U9, U10 & G10).

  • U12 Boys/Mixed: (eligibility U11, U12 & G12).

There is a minimum cost requirement from the players ($100) to cover costs (unless a sponsor comes forward...HINT!)

TRIAL DATES at PrattenPark  YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED IF SUCCESFULL OR NOT ON MONDAY MAY 1ST VIA EMAIL

(Grass Fields) Dates and venue are subject to change based on weather and other various availabilities. All signed up players will be notified prior to trials. Please wear numbered club shirts/shinpads /boots and bring water if required.

  • NORTH EAST and SOUTH EAST: Wednesday April 26th, U10/12 5:30PM AND G11/13 7:00PM.   YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED IF SUCCESFULL OR NOT ON MONDAY MAY 1ST VIA EMAIL
  • NORTH WEST and SOUTH WEST: Thursday April 27th, U10/12 5:30PM AND G11/13 7:00PM

GAME DATES at Strathfield Park (all weather fields) look at the fixtures through Dribl.

  • Monday May 15th, May 29th, June 19th, June 26, July 17th, August 14th & (21st. all TBC).

GAME TIMES

  • Monday's Strathfield Park KO 5:30PM 6:00PM, 7:00PM and 8:00PM (tentative times only check with DRIBL).
  • Wear club shorts and socks (you represent your club and region), Shirts will be provided.

TRAINING DATES Various locations

(fortnightly, place and time confirmed with coach and squad when finalised).

You may have your first training session pre the first game on the night of the game, details will be submitted to you via your apointed coach.

COACHES Season 2023

 

LOOKING FOR 2X ASSISTANT COACHES OR PARTNER COACHES

Any and all coaches interested in leading a team, please contact Andrew at Football Canterbury. Please note that all coaches must be accredited (or be in the process of obtaining one).