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.

Football offers:

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.

BIG WEEK OF SPORT - TASTER & TRIALS

Session: Football Mens 

Day: Wednesday 29 September

Time: 12:00 - 14:00

Location: Coach Lane Sports Centre, Little Benton (Grass Pitch)

 

Session: Football Mens 

Day: Wednesday 29 September

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Location: Coach Lane Sports Centre, Little Benton (Grass Pitch) 

All sessions will be bookable via the NUSport App, which can be found on your App store or by clicking here. If you haven't already got an account with us you will need to create one before you can book onto sessions. This can be done by clicking 'Account' within the app or using this link and click 'Sign Up Now'. Follow the process and you will be sent a pin via your email which you can login to our app with. Any questions, come into our centre and our staff will help you, or send us a message using the messenger link or via our Instagram


Club costs: 

Teams that compete in BUCS will have coached training sessions, travel and use of playing kit included in their membership fee.

Mens:

Football Club (BUCS): £130 

Football Club (Development): £50

Futsal (BUCS): £140

Womens: 

Football (& Futsal) (BUCS): £150 

Football (BUCS): £100

Football Club (Non BUCS) will be available to purchase from 21 September.

For those wanting to compete in BUCS you should attend a trial session, should you be successful you will be given a BUCS card. You should take this to reception to purchase your Football Club (BUCS) membership.


Training Times & Venue

Football M1:

Monday: 18:30 - 20:00, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch 

Football M2/M3:

Monday: 17:00 - 18:30, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch 

Football M1/M2/M3

Friday: 20:00 - 21:00, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch 

Development Football Mens

Friday: 17:00 - 18:30, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch

 

Football W1/W2: 

Monday: 20:00 - 22:00, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch

Football W3:

Friday: 18:30 - 20:00, Coach Lane Sports Centre, 3G Pitch


Key Contacts

Men's Head Coach: Derek Forrest

Men's Club President: Elliot Watson

Women's Head Coach: Becky Langley

Women's Club President: Rachel Woolston