We have compiled a selection of football related websites that we hope you find both informative and enjoyable.
For Parents & Coaches
|Play by the Rules provides information and online learning about how to prevent and deal with discrimination, harassment and child abuse for the sport and recreation industry. Play by the Rules is a partnership between the Australian Sports Commission and all State/Territory sport and recreation and anti-discrimination agencies.|
|Your window to the Football Family’s exclusive priority access to tickets for FFA controlled football matches in Australia.|
|The Telstra Football Anytime (TFA) program is an exciting new initiative from Football Federation Australia aimed at introducing children, their families and friends to football. TFA is the only official football program of its type in Australia and provides an ideal introduction to the game for 5-12 year old girls and boys as it is `game-centred’ and encourages children to play the game anywhere, anytime and with anyone!|
|Frank Farina, former player and coach for the Socceroos has joined forces with Tip Top to develop an exciting new program supporting grassroots soccer in Australia.
Whether you are a player or a coach, you will find support and expertise within the pages of this site that will help to teach, inspire and motivate junior players, encouraging them to lead a healthy and active lifestyle.
||Football coaching advice, drills, practice plans, articles, downloads and more.|
|FA Learning – The FA’s Educational Provider has a wealth of information for parents and coaches, for example:
Soccer Parent is a free FA course for coaches and parents looking to understand how to play a supportive role to young players. The course highlights how to be a positive influence off the pitch and from the sidelines and how this positive behaviour leads to increased enjoyment for all involved.
Soccer Star is now used by more than 20,000 coaches in over 120 countries. Soccer Star is a free online resource for any coach looking for challenging games for players aged 6-16 that will help improve core football skills. Certficates can be designed and printed for all players that pass the tests.
|This site aims to improve performance in soccer at every level is designed for anyone who plays or coaches or is simply interested in the worlds No 1 sport. A wide-range of new soccer articles, drills game analyses are added on a regular basis.|
|AskTheRef was founded by soccer fanatic, Mark Sprenger for the purpose of expanding the understanding of the game of soccer and allowing people to have fun while learning the application of soccer rules. AskTheRef is designed to provide fun and UNOFFICIAL advice to the coaching community, the officiating community, the players and the player’s parents and fans.|