Football is one of Northumbria’s biggest sports with opportunities to play at any level! Football is also one of Northumbria’s 6 Focus sports with a great reputation, both the Men’s and Women’s 1st teams won the league last year- the Women going on to complete the league and cup double!
There are many options for you get involved whether that’s playing competitively in BUCS, developing your skills or even just having a kick about with your mates.
- 3 (Men’s) BUCS Teams and 3 (Women’s) BUCS teams
- Development training sessions
- On campus 7 a-side and 11 a-side Football Leagues
- Social Sport sessions
It is important to note that Women’s Football and Futsal comes under the same banner and women’s membership includes Futsal too!
In terms of Futsal the Women have won BUCS gold a record 6 times and last year did one better completing the league and cup double. Again, breaking records becoming the first university to complete the Football and Futsal double double!
On top of all the fun you’ll have competing and training, you’ll enjoy a variety of social events organised by the club making it the perfect opportunity to play the sport you love while having a great time and making new friends.
Football is one our ‘BUCS WEEKLY’ clubs.
There is also opportunities to book teams onto our Leagues programme which consists of a 7 & 11 a'side competition internally ran by Northumbria Sport out of Coach Lane (7 & 11 a'side) all at a fee of £20.
For more information on getting involved please contact our Club President or Head Coach.
Teams that compete in BUCS will have training, travel and use of playing kit included in their membership fee.
Looking to purchase your membership now? Please follow the link below and complete all fields required:
Training Times & Venues
Monday - 18:45-20:15 Coach Lane 3G M1
Monday - 17:00-18:30 Coach Lane 3G M2/M3
Friday - 17:00-18:30 Coach Lane 3G Development
Tuesday 18:00-20:00 Coach Lane 3G 7-a-side
Wednesday 11:00-15:00 Coach Lane Grass Pitches 11-a-side
Monday - 20:30-22:00 Coach Lane 3G W1
Monday - 20:30-22:00 Coach Lane 3G W2
Friday - 18:45-20:15 Coach Lane 3G W3
Men's Head Coach: Derek Forrest
Men's Club President: Nathan Marshal
Women's Head Coach: Becky Langley
Women's Club President: Ellen Packham
Leadership & Volunteer Opportunities
Want to use your love of football to develop emplyable skills and gain vital real industry experience? Visit our Leadership & Volunteer opportunities for Football and other roles
- Current roles in Football Leagues Officer