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Registration is now open for season 2019!

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The Redbacks FC Committee is pleased to welcome players existing and new to season 2019. We look forward to you joining us for a year of enjoyable football !!

Registrations are now open and all the details you need are below !

Additionally our annual registration day is being held at Home Ground “View Street” on Saturday 2nd February 2019 from 9am – 11:30am. For anyone new to the club that has questions and/or would like to meet the Redbacks Committee please do not hesitate to come on down. 

*West Pennant Hills Community Centre, George Thornton Reserve (View Street), West Pennant Hills

Registrations process for 2019

This year sees some changes by Football NSW in the way in which you register. Please find below steps and user guide.

The following is a guide on how to complete your registration (and link also) / (Please note all registrations will need to be completed on-line for the 2019 season)

https://support.playfootball.com.au/support/solutions/articles/22000235345-self-registration

Redbacks FC Player Self Registration


Active kids Voucher

Active Kids Voucher Program > If you have a child enrolled in school see Active Kid Voucher Information sheet for details on how you can claim your $100 voucher.

Important – Active Kids Voucher need to be obtained prior to registration. How to obtain your Active Kids Voucher can be found herehttps://support.playfootball.com.au/support/solutions/articles/22000235342-active-kids-vouchers-sports-vouchers-


Please follow these instructions to register as a player for the 2019 season

Already have an account? Login using your Email Address that you used to create your Football Account and Password.

Note: Football Accounts are separate to FFA numbers, existing and new Participants will need a Football Account

Create your Football Account (This is if you do not already have a FFA number)

  1. Go to the Football Federation Australia website: https://www.ffa.com.au/football-account
  2. Click on “Join Now
  3. Select Create Account – if you do not already have one.

Retrieving a Password  >> Select Reset Password


How to Register to play with Redbacks FC Football Club

Registering to Redbacks FC Football Club for the GHFA boys/mixed and men’s comp or for the Hills Comp Redbacks FC Women’s for the NWSWF Sunday girls and ladies comp.

After you have created and logged into your own Football account:

Head to www.playfootball.com.au

  1. Click on “Where can I Play?”
  2. Select the age group the Participant fits
  3. Search for postcode 2125 or club name Redbacks FC Football Club
  4.  Select Redbacks FC Football Club
  5. Club Details and Programs are available for Participants
  6. Select “Start My Registration”
  7. You will be taken to the welcome page and Play Football Online Registration, click on “Get Started”
  8. Select participant you are Registering (myself, Linked Person or New Person) and Continue. Note: New Registrants will be linked to the Football Account Being used
  9. Select Club Type Club name in “Redbacks FC Football Club” textbox provided
  10. Select Product (example: Junior Under 6)
  11. Product details- add/change, and then click “Continue”
  12. Option to select additional products >> Select student discount (if applicable)
  13. Update the Registrants personal and contact details, and then click “Continue”
  14. Profile Photo “Select Profile Image”, Browse from your device, and then click “Continue” (please note this photo needs to be a head shot and within the last 6 months)
  15. International Transfer Clearance – Answer question accordingly to proceed
  16. Review your order, if you need to modify your product selection or details, select ’Modify’ in the appropriate section to do so.

Last Steps

Acknowledging Terms and Conditions

Click on the ‘Check box’ Read and Acknowledge all Terms and Conditions by selecting Accept All T&C’s displayed and then click “Continue”

Payment Options Screen

Input “Vouchers/Coupons codes”, and click “APPLY” All states excluding NSW will need to speak with their clubs directly regarding redemption of “sports vouchers”

Choose “Pay Online”, or “Pay Offline” if offered, to complete the payment for your registration. You will receive an invoice to the email address listed on the registrants Registration

Confirmation message, select “finished” or “Perform another Registration”


TEAM ALLOCATION DAY

We will be holding our Team Allocation Day on Sunday 17th February (Age groups under 5 through to Under 14). Players need to be registered prior to this day so as we can ensure that we can place players in a suitable team or with players that they would like to play with. To ensure that registrations are received in the system and that we can plan out the day we need to ensure that ALL registered players are registered by Friday 8th February. (Should you have any player requests please email through by Friday 8th February to playfootball@redbacksfc.com.au)

Please refer to times for the following age groups: (Should the weather be against us please refer to the club facebook page.) We have also place carded the Sunday after if required for a second allocation session if required. We will advise you ASAP if this will be needed.)

  • Under 5 & 6: 8.30 – 9.15
  • Under 7 & 8: 9.45 – 10.45
  • Under 13 & 14: 9.45 am – 10.45
  • Under 9 & 10: 11.15 am – 12.15
  • Under 11 & 12: 11.15 am – 12.15
  • Women/Girls only competition players: 9.45 – 10.45

We will have uniforms and merchandise on sale from 9am – 12pm and will have a sausage sizzle running.

 

Historical Day for Redbacks Women’s Soccer!

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Our Redbacks Girls team has finally been allocated a home game at View Street this Sunday 27/5.
 
We are asking all our Redbacks community to Please come down and and support this historic moment for our club and our Women’s team. The game starts at 9:00am and our Canteen WILL BE OPEN
 
We would love to create the atmosphere that we have on Saturday for the girls and show the Women’s association that we need to play more games at View street to attract more women to our Great club.
 
So please come down for your morning coffee/breakfast and support our girls.

We Need You! Redbacks FC Fundraiser Gala Day

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We Need You! Redbacks FC Fundraiser Gala Day

Save the Date – Sunday 27 August!

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Redbacks FC Fundraiser – 5v5 Tournament and Gala Day

Redbacks are focussed on raising funds to support, improve and raise our coaching standards and upgrading our equipment and kit for all our players, young and old.

In support of this, Redbacks FC will be holding their inaugural Fundraising Gala Day on Sunday 27 August at George Thornton Reserve, View Street and all proceeds will be re-invested back into the club.

Get ready for an awesome day including:

  • 5v5 Tournament for U5 to U12 – start getting your teams together;
  • Brand new inflatable games – all will be revealed very soon, stay tuned;
  • Food stalls; and
  • Lots of prizes!

Keep an eye out for further details to be released very soon. Please mention the 5v5 tournament to your kids so they can start forming their teams – Team size is a minimum of 5 and maximum of 7 and team numbers will be limited, so get in early.

The tournament is open to all kids that are currently registered with the FFA under the GHFA so kids can invite friends from school to join their team – all Redbacks players will have an FFA number so please ask your Team Manager if you’re unsure of it.

Yours in Football

Redbacks FC

Session 2 – Minis, Juniors and Girls Skills Acquisition Program – Super League

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Dear Mini, Junior and Girls Redbacks

The Super League squad and coaches would like to invite you to take part in their second and final training clinic for the season! They hope to continue to inspire the younger members of our Club to set their sights on becoming Super League players themselves and continue to love football.

If you missed out on the last clinic, don’t miss this one! The kids had an awesome time bonding with the players and coaches. If your kids attended the last one, you will know how much fun they had and Super League have even more drills and new games this time round.

The invitation is also extended to our girls teams. Please come along and join the festivities.

Details as follows:

  • When – Tuesday 18 July 2017
  • Time (Minis U5 – U8) – 6.30 to 7.30pm
  • Time (Juniors U9 – U15 and Girls) – 7.00 – 8.00pm

RSVP – please let your Coach/Manager know asap if you would like to attend.

After training with the Super League, why not head down and support them at Waterloo Park on Saturday 22 July at 1pm (Reserve grade) and at 3pm (First grade) when they take on Macquarie Dragons FC.

 

Yours in football,

Mick Reynolds – Minis Coordinator

Michele Cairns – Junior Coordinator

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MSFC will be hosting another holiday clinic in July

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Hi Everyone,

MSFC will be hosting another holiday clinic in July.

We aim to deliver a quality program in a fun environment so each and every player can get the most out of the 3 days!

Current members of the academy can use their credit for any cancelled session towards payment for the clinic.

Details for the July Clinic are as follows:

  • Date: July 4th, 5th & 6th
  • Time: 9:30am to 11:45am
  • Venue: George Thornton Reserve

Please visit www.msfc.net.au to register

Regards

Mile

MSFC will be hosting another holiday clinic in July

Minis & Juniors Skills Acquisition Program – Super League

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During the first week of winter and on a bitterly cold Tuesday evening, our Minis and Junior players were treated to the first in a series of skills acquisition evenings from our Super League squad.

More than 70 Minis kicked off the evening rotating through multiple stations and drills, showcasing their skills and being taught new ones from the super league players that manned each station. The enthusiasm and excitement from our Minis was heart-warming.

Head Super League Coach, Nick Cesarone, then led 50 of our Juniors through their customised session. Some special skills were on display by the Juniors, acknowledged through shouts of admiration from Nick and Mitz, the First-Grade Captain. Techniques were refined, taught and knowledge passed on from seasoned Super League players.

The last drill of the evening included a penalty shoot-out competition for the whole squad, which was won by unanimous decision by young Ari Kum, the superstar from the Under 10 Yellow team.

Congratulations to our Super League players and to coaches, Nick Cesarone and Sam Willoughby as well as our Minis coordinator, Mick Reynolds and Juniors coordinator, Michele Cairns for helping to organise the event.

Can’t wait for the next one.

See all the photos from the evening on our Photos Page

If you have any additional photos that you would like to share and have published, then please send them through to playfootball@redbacksfc.com.au

Minis & Juniors Skills Acquisition Program - Super League

Super League Training Clinic for Minis and Juniors

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Dear Mini and Junior Redbacks

A quick reminder that the Super League squad and coaches have invited you to take part in a special training clinic run by them!

The Super League squad and coaches will run fun drills and games and hope to inspire the younger members of our Club to set their sights on becoming Super League players themselves and continue to love football.

Details as follows:

  • When – Tuesday 6 June 2017
  • Time (Minis U5 – U8) – 6.30 to 7.30pm
  • Time (Juniors U9 – U15) – 7.00 – 8.00pm
  • RSVP – please let your Coach/Manager know asap if you would like to attend so they can plan out activities.
  • BBQ – we will have a sausage sizzle going on the night for our hungry Redbacks.

After training with the Super League, why not come down and support them at View Street on Monday 12 June at 1pm (Reserve grade) and at 3pm (First grade) when they take on Thornleigh SC.

We would love to see lots of Mini and Junior Redbacks down at View Street next week but understand we have not given you much notice. Not to worry if you can’t make it this time, Super League are planning another clinic towards the end of the season.

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact your age-coordinator

Mick Reynolds – Minis Coordinator

Michele Cairns – Junior Coordinator

Match Reports and Results

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No more texting results and emailing match reports!

One of our core new features is the simplification of the recording of match results and reports.

Just access the Match Reports Page and fill in the simple form, upload a photo (optional) and submit. An email will be automatically sent to your age-coordinator, who will validate the details and publish to the website.

Click here for a quick overview