22. Youth Girls

Girls NRFL Youth - U14 & U16
Saturday kick off between 10am & 1pm

Seddon Fields, Meola Road or other club locations throughout Auckland and Northland

Girls NRFL Youth - Season Dates

Start: 10 April 2021
Finish: 25 September 2021

No games: 24 April, 17 July, 28 August


Girls NRF Youth - U13 / U14 / U16 / U18

*U18 is TBC

Saturday kick off between 10am & 1pm

Seddon Fields, Meola Road or other club locations throughout Auckland and Northland

Girls NRF - Season Dates

Start: 8 May 2021
Finish: 25 September 2021

No games: 5 June, 17 July, 24 July


13th Grade Coordinator – Karla Flood – coordinator2008@wsafc.org.nz
14th Grade Coordinator
 – Paul Speary – coordinator2007@wsafc.org.nz
15th Grade Coordinator – Jane Welsh – coordinator2006@wsafc.org.nz
16th Grade Coordinator – Claire-Louise Wilson – coordinator2005@wsafc.org.nz
17th - 19th Grade Coordinator – Claire-Louise Wilson – youthcoordinator@wsafc.org.nz

Grading is strictly based on the year of birth:
2008 – 13th Grade | 2007 – 14th Grade  |  2006 – 15th Grade  |  2005 – 16th Grade  |  2004 – 17th Grade  |  2003 – 18th Grade  |  2002 – 19th Grade


The FDM and FDO will select Development Teams to play in the Girls Premier League, taking into consideration performances both during trials and during terms four and one High Performance Programmes (HPP). Development Teams are usually announced during late February / early March and will be sent out by the FDM/FDO. Click here for 2021 Trial Dates

Western Springs AFC is committed to continuing to improve the level of coaching at the Club. Where the Club is able to provide a suitably qualified non-parent coach for any Girls Premier team, there will be an additional fee required to cover the expenses of this coach throughout the season.


PITCH (Optimal)
13th Grade - 65m x 45m

14th Grade - 82m x 50m

16th Grade - 100m x 60m


13th Grade – 2 x 30 mins
14th Grade – 2 x 35 mins
16th Grade – 2 x 40 mins



  • 11v11 games including Goalkeepers (9v9 for 13th grade)
  • Up to 5 rolling substitutes (up to 4 for 13th grade)
  • As per FIFA rules


Teams playing in Conference division play in a combined AFF (Auckland Football Federation) / NFF (Northern Football Federation) league. The weekly allocation of fixtures and field locations will be published on the Auckland Football Federation (AFF) website.

Home games are usually played at:

  • Seddon Fields, Meola Road
  • Cox’s Bay Reserve, West End Road
  • Walker Park, Walker Road
  • Eastdale Reserve, corner of Rosebank Road and Eastdale Reserve

Away games are played at clubs throughout Auckland and up north as far as Northland and south to Drury.


Should watch games from behind the fence or on the balcony. Provide encouragement to all players but leave specific football comments to the coach.

Those interested in playing an active role supporting the players could:

- Manage a team – working with the coach
- Coach a team for 1-2 training and 1 game per week
- Enrol in a Club Based Referee (CBR) course so they can referee games.
- Run the line as an Assistant Referee.


All players should wear 'Springs' shirt, shorts and socks. These can be purchased online through the WSAFC website or instore at Soccer Scene in Point Chevalier. It is recommended that shin pads are worn, and Turf Boots are compulsory on the Turf.

All coaches and managers are required to wear turf boots on the turf.