U16 Division 1

The Team

Our U16 Division 1 team consist of a minimum of 11 players up to a maximum of 16 players. 

The team will be selected by trial that is currently underway at JUFC. 

If you are interested in trying out, please contact the club at info@jimboombaunitedfc.org.au

Coaching this years U16’s is Corey Schofield, who is also the Senior Mens coach

Manager will be Matt Barrow

The managers role involves communication to the rest of the team for game times, training sessions, cancelled games / training due to weather and preparation / actioning the team sheets 

 

Game Day

On game day the teams will consist of 11 players (including a goalkeeper) on the field at any one time. Games are played with 2 x  40 minute halves. The Under 16 players play with a size 5 ball. They play on a full size field with full size goals. 

Players are generally asked to arrive to the game at least 1 hour prior to kick off.

The coach will be responsible for the pre-game warm up.

The manager of the team will be responsible to get the team sheets to the refs 15 minutes before kick off.

As we are part of the Football Brisbane competition, games will generally be Sunday mornings either at home or away at another local club.

Season

  • There are 18 games in the season (weather permitting)
  • Football Brisbane have allocated catch up weekends if rain does wash out games during the regular season
  • First game of the season is Sunday 18th March 2018
  • Last game of the season will be Sunday 9th September – Then semi finals and finals if applicable
  • There are no games during the school holidays –  3 week break June/July holidays. (unless catch up games are required)

Fees for the U16’s are $420.

Registration fees for the season include:

  • Football Australia Fees
  • Football Queensland Fees
  • Football Brisbane Fees
  • End of year presentation with trophy
  • All insurance coverage
  • Contribution to operating costs
  • Ref’s fees
  • Any weekly game fees

There are no weekly game fees at JUFC

Training

  • Training days for the U16’s are Wednesday and Friday nights – 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
  • Some sessions will be conducted on Field 4, Some will be conducted on Field 3. 
  • Trials have commenced for the U16 Division 1 teams

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