BBC & GMT - The Weekly - 19 June 2024

A LEGEND FALLS QUIET The wet has continued to disrupt the competition with only limited fixtures being contested over the past week. However, what was played did catch the eye of some.

Vale Grace Martin

Vale Grace Martin It is with great sadness that Football Canterbury advises our community football members and constituents of the passing of Grace Martin.

Hall of Fame - Ernie Campbell & Jim Fraser - OASIS OLDYROOS

Hall of Fame - Ernie Campbell & Jim Fraser - OASIS OLDYROOS OASIS Masters Football is sending two Australian teams, 34 players, to the 70+ & 75+ Football World Cup. We would like to ask for some financial help for some of the players and the team overall. 50 years ago, in June 1974, Australia for the first time had a Socceroo's team make it to a Football World Cup Tournament, this was held in Germany.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 12 June

THERE REMAINS JUST ONE The King’s Birthday long weekend is a pivotal mark in the Winter football season. No matter which way you look at it, from here until season end it’s all now on the line to make the finals and take the ultimate season prize.

Representative League 2024

The FC Representative League will undergo a significant change in 2024, moving to a Spring/Summer schedule.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 29 May

SAINTS SMASH STRIKERS It was 1st v 2nd in the Grace Martin Trophy on Sunday, but it was the champs Leichhardt Saints who maintained their perfect record in season 2024 as they took down Strathfield.

Volunteers are the lifeblood of any community organisation.

Volunteers are the lifeblood of any community organisation. It is the volunteer that gives up their personal time to commit to delivering for others. Many do so without seeking fanfare or accolades – they do it because they have a call to service, a willingness to give rather than take.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 22 May 2024

FOTI FIRES UP ROVERS - IS IT ENOUGH? The reining Bill Brackenbury Cup champions, Enfield (3 wins; 0 draw, 4 losses), finally have started to show some of the form that took them to the 2023 title. And big surprise it’s been on the back of the goal king Anthony Foti who in his last two games has slotted 6 goals. In fact, Foti has scored in all six fixtures he’s played in to date in 2024. But the Rovers still need more to step up if they are to continue this resurgence the team is having.

Football Canterbury achieves historic 19,000 player milestone for 2024 winter season

Football Canterbury is proud to confirm a monumental achievement with a record-breaking 19,000 players registered for the 2024 Winter Season. This significant milestone not only reaffirms football's status as the most popular participation sport in Australia but also reflects the tremendous influence of recent global events on local enthusiasm for the game.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 15 May 2024

GONZALEZ THE GREAT The wait is over – the final piece of the 100-club is known. Gonzalez, Leichhardt Saints’ Grace Martin Trophy veteran player, Lucy Gonzalez has become the first player in the competition to reach the 100-goal mark since the records commenced in 2015. Lucy has been the single season goal leader in each of the 2015, 2016, and 2021 seasons.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 8 May 2024

TITANS TWIN TRIUMP A new month, and for one club a reason to turn the leaf with each of their men' and women’s senior teams collecting victories to commence their May campaign.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 1 May 2024

EAGLES FLY IN CENTENARY SEASON One month of football down and we still have joint leaders in each of the Bill Brackenbury Cup and Grace Martin Trophy; Anthony Foti, the Bill Brackenbury all-time goals leader assumed the role of all-time games leader; and could Lucy Gonzalez be the first to 100-goals in the Grace Martin Trophy? How does May top that as the weather changes and the true football tests are undertaken?

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 24 April

GOAL FLURIES COME LARGELY IN BLUE WHITE: Week three brought a flurry of goals across the leagues as teams start to position themselves as April draws to a close.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 17 April

2024GREEN MEANS GO: STRATHFIELD LADDER LEADERS While the season may still be in its infancy, the Strikers sit on top of both the Bill Brackenbury Cup and Grace Martin Trophy entering week 3.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 11 April

CENTENARY CLIFFHANGER Well, the season’s opening round may not have gone to plan, but for the few who did get the opportunity to kickstart their season, some interesting results ensued.

BBC / GMT - The Weekly - 3 April

100: A MOST MAGIC NUMBER Football Canterbury’s 102nd season couldn’t start any better. Two clubs, celebrating their centenary year, officially kick-off community football within the Association for 2024 with a Bill Brackenbury Cup nostalgia throwback for the ages. Not to be outdone, three players areracing to see who will be the first to the 100-goal mark in the GraceMartin Trophy. But get this – they are all on the same team!

Coach Education Officer

Football Canterbury seeks to appoint a suitable qualified and experienced Coach Education Officer to implement high quality, sustainable, and organised delivery of coach education courses/programs that aid the member clubs, volunteer team officials, and ultimately community players within the Association.