Football & Soccer

Football or Soccer is the most popular team sport in the world! The aim of the game is simple, get a round ball into an opposition’s goal without using your hands. There a many different versions of Football/Soccer ranging from 5-a-side, Futsal or full 11-a-side games.

Whether it is an organised game, a kick around in the park with friends or just you improving your skills on your own, Football/Soccer is a great way to get out of the house and will provide endless amounts of fun!

Why is it good for me?

  • All that running and kicking will help with heart and lung strength.
  • Team environments build social skills and are great for meeting people.
  • Will build your overall fitness levels and make you feel better.

How much will it cost me?

All you need is a round ball, a decent amount of space and something to mark out a goal to have game, or in other words completely free!

Joining a club will have a membership fee that can range from $50-$200 depending on age and level. Best contact your nearest club to find this out if you are looking to play competitively.

What do I need to play?

Some clothing you can run around in, an open space, a round ball and something to mark out the goals (jumpers, water bottles, anything you like really!)

If you are going to play competitively for a club or your school then you are going to need to get yourself a pair of boots with plastic or short springs and some shin pads.

More Information

For more information on Women’s Football in New Zealand



To find your nearest club (Central, East, South, West Auckland)



To find your nearest club (North Harbour, Waitakere)



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